YES Network promoted its Action Plan and held an info session for the open Call for Grants

On the 15th of April, 2015 (Wednesday), at 12:00h at the Congress Center (Diplomatic Hall) at Skopje Fair, YES Network promoted its Action Plan and held the information session for the open Call for Grants for CSOs that work in the area of youth entrepreneurship. Over 40 representatives of non-governmental, governmental organisations and institutions that work in the area of youth entrepreneurship, representatives of local authorities and the business and the academic sector, all coming from several different cities from Macedonia, took participation at the event.

The Action Plan of YES Network (available here, in Macedonian, is a long-term plan for the implementation of active measures aimed to contribute to the development of youth entrepreneurship in Macedonia. The measures will be implemented by the founding organisations of the Network, through partnerships with governmental institutions and other CSOs.

The open Call for Grants (available here, in Macedonian, for financing programmes and projects of CSOs in the area of youth entrepreneurship for 2015 has been published on the 3rd of April 2015 and the deadline for submitting project applications is until the 20th of April 2015, by 16:00h at the latest. The CSOs that took participation in the event and that plan to submit their application for the open Call for Grants had the opportunity to ask questions for further information on the criteria for applying. The event also represented an excellent opportunity to create new partnerships, to enforce stronger links and collaboration for future projects that will contribute to an increased economic activity by stimulating the development of entrepreneurship on local level.

Gallery with photos of the event is available here: