In Vidin in Bulgaria od 24th and 25th of March 2017 was realized first meeting of experts on volunteering under the project Moving borders for volunteering.
The aim of the meeting was exchange of information and experience about social volunteering, working with volunteers and methodology for volunteer centers in Bulgaria and Serbia. During the meeting clear guidelines for common methodology for volunteering across border area of Bulgaria and Serbia are defined.
Under the project Moving borders for volunteering, one of main goals is establishing of 10 volunteer centers in cross border area, from which 5 will be in Serbia in Districts of Zajecar, Bor, Nis, Pirot and Jablanica and 5 in Bulgaria.
Parallel with drafting of methodology will be announced and open call for youth organizations and organizations for youth from mentioned 5 districts in Serbia interested in founding and coordinating of volunteer centers in their districts.
Project Moving borders for volunteering implements Timok Youth Center in partnership with Free Youth Center from Vidin, Bulgaria, and will be co-financed by EU through the Interreg-IPA CBC Bulgaria–Serbia Programme.