14:07 15.07.2016 | CBM Team

Access Program students visit Special School in Mitrovica South

Laughs, fun, games and enthusiasm characterized the visits of Access Program students at the Special School in Mitrovica South. The group composed by Access and Special School students spends delightful time by communicating and engaging in different games, while they also expressed their creativity by drawing and painting.

13:51 15.07.2016 | CBM Team

The importance of Transitional Justice for our society

In cooperation with Community Building Mitrovica, Humanitarian Law Center-Kosovo organized workshop with the topic of transitional justice. In this activity participated young people from South and North Mitrovica. The workshop started with the movie ‘’The act of killing’’ that focuses on the perpetrators of the Indonesian killings of 1965-66 in the present, that offered to the participants an insight of the means of perception towards crimes on a society that denies or treats them as such.

13:48 15.07.2016 | CBM Team

Community Building Mitrovica joined Earth Day celebrations

Community Building Mitrovica joined the Earth Day celebrations that take place on April 22 each year. Access Program students jointly with Kindergarten ‘’Gëzimi Ynë’’ staff and children in Mitrovica South planted flowers, while Access students in North planted flowers at the School for kids with special needs. This initiative was realized within community services conducted under Access Program, and in this occasion the aim of this symbolic activity was to make significant impact for cleaner and healthier environment, but also to encourage people to be more environmentally friendly.

13:42 15.07.2016 | CBM Team

CBM and partners organized Activist Lab Mitrovica

In cooperation with PAX and Butterfly Works from Netherlands, Community Building Mitrovica organized Activist Lab Mitrovica. For four days from 1 - 4 April, activists from North and South Mitrovica under the facilitation of the organizational team joined forces and worked on creative concrete ideas and public campaigns that as main focus had the development of the bridge zone including the riverfronts and adjacent commercial and residential areas on both sides of the Ibar / Ibri. Part of the this Lab were also Jens Aerts, expert in the Urban Planning and Development, and Rami Maksoud member of Activist Lab Beirut, Lebanon.

13:30 15.07.2016 | CBM Team

CBM for Youth: Signe Borch’s Story

I first heard of CBM when I was researching what organizations were active in Mitrovica with community building and reconciliation activities. I was in Mitrovica to do research for my PhD dissertation focusing on security and NGO work.

13:07 15.07.2016 | CBM Team

Activist Lab, new approach towards activism

"What is activism - what if no one, no institution is solving your problems? You will have to deal with it yourself!"

13:05 15.07.2016 | CBM Team

Students from Hong Kong interested on CBM’s work

Today Community Building Mitrovica hosted a group of students from the University of Hong Kong branch (WUSHKUB) that is part of World University Service (WUS), an international NGO with committees in over 40 countries, more than fifty branches all over the world on country basis. World University Service is focused on promoting peace and contributing in world development.

13:03 15.07.2016 | CBM Team

CBM for Youth : Manuel and Hanna's Story

We are Manuel and Hanna, ASA-interns from Germany. ASA is a learning program for young people, dealing with political education, globalization issues and sustainability. Within this program we have been spending three months at CBM.