Info campaign in Pirot starts

Info campaign in Pirot starts

The first out of two public presentations of the project “Poverty reduction and employment possibilities enhancement of marginalized and vulnerable population groups in Serbia” was held today in Pirot enabling all unemployed to apply for a in-kind grants.

The project, which will last until the end of the 2016, envisages four components: support to entrepreneurs – donations in equipment – total 42 in-kind grants each 2.400 EUR worth with 20 percent of repayment by the beneficiaries, and 40 in-kind grants per 1.200 EUR with 10 percent of beneficiaries’ participation. In addition to the equipment for starting businesses the beneficiaries will be supported with business and vocational trainings and will be advised in the course of their businesses development. The second component is direct support of two cooperatives with in-kind grants of 15.000 EUR each.

Third and fourth component consists of labor theme workshops and networking activities and additional vocational education and trainings intended for the unemployed Roma and other vulnerable population. Their proactive participation is finding a job is a prerequisite for the unemployment rate reduction and ultimately poverty reduction which makes the basis of Help activities in Serbia.


Municipality Pirot, hall, Aug 21 and 26, 2013, 10 A.M.


Municipality Pirot, hall, Aug 26, 2013, 11-12hrs Local community Rasadnik, Pirot, Aug 23, 28, 30, 2013, 10-12hrs Local community Rasadnik, Pirot, Sept 2, 4, 6, 2013, 10-12hrs