Open call for educational program “Throught activation to employment”

Updated: January 10, 2017

Youth with Disabilities Forum organizes five-day educational program for young people with disabilities between 18 and 30 years, who want to develop their knowledge and skills and take advantage of the opportunity to upgrade and improve their competitiveness in the labor market.

The program is based on the experience that Youth with Disabilities Forum gained in cooperation with many companies and organizations in the recruitment process. The aim of the program is empowerment individuals in the job search process, pointing to the different possibilities of work engagement and gaining of modern knowledge and skills that are identified by employers as a priority in employment.

During the five-day training, participants will develop their own career plan and an action plan for employment and attend workshops that will develop communication skills, and teamwork and digital skills.


Place of event: Belgrade

Address: Terazije 23 Street/ Cara Lazara 5-7 Street

Who can apply?  The call is open to young people with disabilities between 18 and 30 years with the residence in the City of Belgrade. If you have more than 30 years we will also consider your application :).

Number of participants: Training will be realized with 2 groups of students. The number of participants for one group is up to 15.

Time of realization: Training will be held from January 23rd to February 17th, 2017. After the deadline, participants will be divided into 2 groups and informed about the exact dates of the training. Each group will pass training that lasts 5 days (up to twice per week), in the period from 10.00 AM to 5.00 PM.

Program: active job seeking – self-reflection about career. Career opportunities in three sectors: government, private and civil. Youth Policy / Voluntarism / Active participation in the community. Teamwork / Communication. Digital – social networks and how we use them for our goal.

The program will be led by certified trainers.

Participants will receive certificates for program attendance.


Participation in training is free. Youth with Disabilities Forum bears all the costs of training: work material, leasing of space, food, refreshments.

To apply for participation it is necessary to complete the prijavni-formular (available on the website

The application form should be sent to the e-mail address:

The deadline for applications is January 15th 2017.

Applications sent after the deadline will not be taken into consideration.

On the basis of the application forms, up to 30 participants will be selected.

For further information about the program, please contact Youth with Disabilities Forum by phone: 011/32 20 632 or by e-mail:

The activity is part of the project  “Throught activation to inclusion in employment – support to young people with disabilities” which is supported by the Ministry of Youth and Sports. The project is being realized by Youth with Disabilities Forum, and partners are National Employment Service and SeConS – Development Initiative Group. Associates on the project are University Center for Students with Disabilities, Serbian Chamber of Commerce, Association of Business Consultants and the Union of Employers of Serbia.

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