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Open Gate SOS line

Отворена Порта – Open Gate: La Strada Macedonia operates with the only SOS line in S. Macedonia that offers aid to victims of human trafficking. The line works 24/7 and is being operated by trained professionals who are willing to offer help, support, and referrals. You can get advice, support and more information by calling […]

Nova Generacija – SOS line

Nova generacija introduced telephone counseling for children – Plavi telefon BiH. Plavi telefon BiH launched a new anonymous chat counseling service in December. To date, 70 children have called for help and support. The most common topics of conversation are: Peer and partnership relations Problems in relation to parents Physical and emotional abuse

Study – The Consequences of Covid-19 risk – causes, outcomes, and recommendations

On December 11, 2020, the United Nations Human Rights Team, with the support of the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) and the Social Inclusion and Poverty Reduction Team of the Government of the Republic of Serbia presented the study “𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘀𝗲𝗾𝘂𝗲𝗻𝗰𝗲𝘀 𝗼𝗳 𝗖𝗼𝘃𝗶𝗱-𝟭𝟵 𝗿𝗶𝘀𝗸 – 𝗰𝗮𝘂𝘀𝗲𝘀, 𝗼𝘂𝘁𝗰𝗼𝗺𝗲𝘀, 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗿𝗲𝗰𝗼𝗺𝗺𝗲𝗻𝗱𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀”. Read […]

Third Iris Network Regional Social Academy follow up

It has been two weeks since the IRIS Network Social Academy was conducted. What have we learned? Has agile already become a part of our business or at least our mindset? Participants and trainers gathered once again to reflect on lessons learned and exchange feedback.   Teo Petricevic, Director of the ACT Group, highlighted that […]

Third Iris Network Regional Social Academy is finished!

Third Iris Network Regional Social Academy is finished! The Third Iris Network Regional Social Academy successfully completed – three days, 36 participants, exchange of experiences, and shared know-how for the benefit of all participants and their organizations. We talked about the application of agile methods in management, as well as the structural changes that this […]

IRIS Network – participants of the 2020 Regional Social Academy

IRIS Network is proudly announcing participants of the 2020 Regional Social Academy. After a competitive selection process, we are glad to announce the list of successfully selected participants. Welcome, all the participants! We are looking forward to the training session, all the new experience and learning in the coming Academy. Also, we were thrilled by […]

Call for Application – Regional Social Academy “Agile Organisational and Project Management”

Call for Application – Regional Social Academy “Agile Organisational and Project Management” After two successful Regional Social Academy of IRIS Network, held in Belgrade and Tirana we are announcing the Call for participants of the Regional Social Academy, which will be held online from 26th to 28th October 2020. The Academy offers participants further support in organizational development – changing […]

Iris Network COVID19 reaction stories – Naše doba

NGO Naše doba deals with issues of interest to senior citizens, and our members are mostly retirees. Our age group was particularly vulnerable to the Corona virus and, while required by epidemic protection measures, we did not gather. We used only electronic communication and created a project that encourages other older people to use this […]

Iris Network COVID19 reaction stories – Defendologija

The resulting epidemiological situation affected all spheres of life, but with strict adherence to all prescribed measures, the Center for Security, Sociological and Criminologist Research continued its work with users, children and parents primarily by providing basic foodstuffs to vulnerable families, who remained without basic means of subsistence, without food, hygiene. During the entire period […]