Partner organizations for Mountains connecting people:
Velebit Association Kuterevo is a small local organization which acts in the fields of preservation of natural and cultural heritage. It is especially known for running a Bear Refuge (created in 2002) and a Volunteer Station where hundreds of people from all around the world come to support the project and help the bears every year.
CVS Bulgaria is a non-governmental organization that offers a public service in the area of international voluntary work. Its aims are to promote interaction and contact between young people from all over the world and to give young people the opportunity to participate in voluntary projects of different areas – culture, ecology, work with children and elderly people and others in Bulgaria and abroad. CVS Bulgaria is also working on short-and long term projects such as organizing work camps, sending and hosting LTV and EVS.
The main goals of Volunteers’ Centre of Vojvodina (VCV) include raising the level of consciousness about voluntarism and waking up altruistic thoughts in young people. VCV is working on this through different voluntary activities related to prejudice breaking, such as raising the level of tolerance between different ethnicities in Vojvodina, providing more opportunities for cooperation to people with different ethnic and religious backgrounds, and including young persons with fewer opportunities.
GAIA Kosovo is a peace organization working in a field of peace promotion, understanding and solidarity between people, social justice, sustainable development and respect of environment. GAIA is also promoting cultural diversity and works on education and integration of marginalized and minority group in society, especially Roma, Askhali and Egyptian.
“Opora” was founded in 2005, The aim of organization is to assist in development of civil society, local communities and institutions and to support initiatives in the sphere of state youth policy; to support the choice of healthy lifestyle and general development of personality; to create conditions for self-realization of personality in its different stages trough both international and local projects/programs helping young individuals to grow and become socially active.