Category Archives: community organizing

Koncept hrubého domáceho šťastia by pomohol i nám v Európe (rozhovor s Tadeášom Žďárským)

­­­­Pochádza zo Slovenska, študuje v Česku, presnejšie na Morave, odbor ESUR (Environmentálne štúdiá a udržateľný rozvoj), po semestri strávil v Spojených štátoch amerických aj v Nórsku. So spolužiakmi na pôde svojej alma mater založil spolok Udržitelný Palacký a v rámci … Continue reading

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Become community organizers and help your own community!

Great Lakes Consortium (GLC) for international training and development invites professionals from any region of Albania, Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania and Slovakia to apply for participation in a 42-day fellowship in the U.S.A.. Program’s manager, dr. Elizabeth Balint, encourages submissions by … Continue reading

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Professional Fellows Alumni create incubator for community organizing reflection and initiatives

Fifty inspiring leaders from four European countries shared their small victories at the ‘Professional Fellows Alumni Reunion’ in the High Tatras in order to get professional feedback and support from U.S. mentors, as well as other Professional Fellows Alumni in … Continue reading

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Presence of community organizing in Slovak practise

In Slovakia we observe and experience in practice several fundamental strategies of work with communities to address their issues – social service delivery, advocacy and community development. Community organizing (the fourth strategy of community work) is still very rarely used … Continue reading

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Do Moldavska – overiť si čísla

Ročne vraj navštívi Moldavsko len jedenásť tisícok turizmu-chtivých ľudí. Možno polemizovať o tom, či je toto číslo vysoké alebo nízke – na krajinu s 3 a pol miliónovou populáciou, ležiacou za dverami Európskej únie. Alebo pred jej dverami – záleží od uhla pohľadu. … Continue reading

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The beginning of Community organizing in Moldova

Moldova is one of the poorest European countries trying to enter European Union (with a lack of job opportunities and estimated wage around 220 Euros/month). At the end of August Romanian community organizer, Iustina Neagu, conducted the training in Moldova … Continue reading

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Demokratizačné snahy nie sú kratkodobá záležitosť. Ani v Moldavsku

Koncept zapájania verejnosti do rozhodovacích procesov je v moldavských mestách a obciach stále nový. Možno je to aj tým, že si stále časť ľudí a starostov či miestnych poslancov myslí, že voľby sú jediná forma interakcie medzi občanmi a ich volenými zástupcami. S akými problémami … Continue reading

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