YMI News


November 27, 2021 News, YMI News

Organized by the local CARE’s partner Perpetuum mobile – Institute for Youth and Community Development from Banja Luka and Network of Youth Centers of Republika Srpska – i.e., MOCART, eight “Conference of Youth Work of Republika Srpska” served as a platform to officially mark the November 25th – International Day for the Elimination of Violence […]

Young Men Initiative in Brcko again

July 15, 2021 News, YMI News

On Tuesday, July 13, 2021, in the premises of PRONI, Center for Youth Development, Brcko, a meeting was held on the occasion of the continuation of the three-year project “Young Men Initiative III”, which was attended by representatives of the Swiss Government in BiH, CARE International and Perpetuum mobile from Banja Luka.

Message from the Youth of Mostar: “Choose life, not drugs”

June 30, 2021 YMI News

Volunteers of Youth Power, CARE partner organization, on 26th of June have organized an action on the occasion of the International Day Against Drug Abuse with the aim of raising citizens’ awareness of the harmful effects that drugs can cause and the problems that this addiction causes for the individual and for the whole community.

Open position: Project Coordinator

April 29, 2021 YMI News

Job Title: Project CoordinatorProject: Future for You(th): Young people as Leaders of Life Skills Education in the BalkansImplemented by: CARE International Balkans, Kosovo officePlace(s) of work: PrishtinëContract Duration: 12 monthsExpected start date: 15 June 2021

After a long time, partnership meeting in offline mode

September 17, 2020 YMI News

#YMI partners together again after a long time in Banja Luka!


August 2, 2020 News, YMI News

At the beginning of July, YMI partner organization Perpetuum Mobile has organized a joint meeting and training for trainers in the field of peer education that promotes healthy lifestyles, based on Program Y. Beside training for trainers, Perpetuum Mobile launched discussion and consultations regarding common strategic goals and project activities for the next period as […]

MAN2020 has successfully conquered online space – 10th Edition

August 1, 2020 News, YMI News

The MAN Conference is an annual event organized by the Center E8, which brings together professors, social scientists, researchers, but also activists to jointly discuss, analyze and try to deconstruct various social phenomena such as masculinity, gender inequality, violence, power relationships and violent extremism. The Conference and its participants also strive to promote gender equality, […]

Terms of Reference For Final Evaluation of the Regional Project: “Men and Boys as Partners in Promoting Gender Equality and the Prevention of Youth Extremism and Violence in the Balkans – Young Men Initiative – YMI II”

July 21, 2020 YMI News

1st October 2017 – 31st December 2020Contract no: 8305-00/2017Individual experts, companies or evaluators teams can apply Deadline for application: August 16th, 2020, 4pm CET.

World No Tobacco Day in Mostar

July 1, 2020 News, YMI News

BMC Mostar members have made it a tradition to develop some kind of a street action on 31st of May – World No Tobacco Day. This year, due to COVID-19 outbreak and measures put in place, youngsters came up with some creative ideas to raise awareness during quarantine.

New YMI campaign against extremism: #TurnOnKnowledge #TurnOffHate

May 29, 2020 News, YMI News

The campaign “Turn on knowledge, turn off hate” is designed as a positive response to the negative messages that society often sends about everyone who is different in some way. We are led through the campaign by the pigeon Mirko, who reconciles differences, teaches us to respect them and shows us that there are things […]

XY Parental Advisor through digital platforms in the Corona time

May 29, 2020 News, YMI News

For three years now, the Association XY has been successfully implementing the “XY Parental Advisor” project through the digital platform of the same name.

Corona Crisis: Survival Kit for Men under pressure

April 22, 2020 YMI News

Not being able to move around freely. Being restricted. Feeling caged. All these things are a challenge.

In the focus: online trainings, mental health and “Are you OK?” campaign

April 7, 2020 News, YMI News

"Even today" was the symbolic name of the online campaign, which was organized on the occasion of the International Women's Day on the social networks by the Association XY's Be a Man Club and the Real Girls Sarajevo, in the short period before the declaration of the extraordinary circumstances caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Football: a Pink Jersey to Denounce Gender Stereotypes, a campaign of CARE International

March 8, 2020 YMI News

According to a UN study released on Friday, March 6: 9 out of 10 people have a gender prejudices around the World. Football became an ally this weekend along with CARE to combat gender stereotypes. This is exactly what happened on the afternoon of March 8th, when Croatian footbal player Franko Andrijašević played with stereotypes […]

Two parallel events organized in cooperation with secondary schools in Herzegovina-Neretva Canton

March 4, 2020 YMI News

Youth Power, CARE partner organization, organized two parallel events on Vlašić from 26th–28th February 2020 in cooperation with the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sports of the Herzegovina-Neretva Canton, the Institute for Education Mostar and the Pedagogical Institute Mostar.

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