21.12.2009 More then 25 youth workers and members of organizations and non formal groups took part in the workshop for preparing the application forms when applying to the Youth in Action Programme. Click here to read more

27.11.2009 From 27th to 29th of November creACTive organized a seminar about the Youth in Action Programme in Struga, Macedonia. Twenty-five representatives of various youth organizations took part in the event, which covered the procedures and rules for applying youth exchanges, EVS and training and networking projects, both to the Executive Agency in Brussels (EACEA) and to the Macedonian National Agency for European Educational Programs and Mobility. Click here to read more

09.11.2009 Call for macedonian participants – national seminar for the Youth in Action programme, click here to read more

10.06.2009 creACTive become one of the 12 Contact Point for the Youth in Action Programme selected by the Macedonian National Agency.

08.12.2008 Representative from creACTive took part in the Contact Point’s meeting organized by SALTO Youth SEE Resource Center in Radovljica, Slovenia from 1 – 3 of December 2008. During the meeting it was disscused about the work of all Contact Points during 2008 and initial planning was made for 2009. A visit the SALTO’s and Slovenian NA was made. Download the work plan for 2009 of creACTive as a contact point.

25.11.2008 Dragan Atanasov and Dragan Markoski visited the Association INI from Vinica thus presenting the possibilities offered by the Youth in Action programme to more than 15 young members of the associaitons. The members showed great interest in the programme and are interested in developing their own Youth Exchhange. creACTive is devoted in developing the project with them.

09.08.2008 Youth in Action Day – click here to read more

28.06.2008 During the Youth in Action consultations week, Gordana Gancheva and Robert Janev had meetings with organizations who are interested or want to learn more about the Youth in Action Programme.

Organizations that were visited: MKC – Bitola, Feliks – Bitola, MCAIR – Strumica, H.E.R.A Skopje and organizations that visited us Prijatelska Raka – Skopje, Blue Sky – Skopje, IRHOM – Skopje

24.03.2008 Youth Association creACTive was selected as a Contact Point for the Youth in Action Programme in Macedonia. During 2008 we are going to work on promotion of the programme and support of organizations and young people interested in it. More information about our activities as a Contact Point will be published soon at our web page.

The activities of creACTive as a Contact Point are financially supported by the SALTO SEE Resource Center in Slovenia.


On the 14th of May the Youth Association creACTive organized the first meeting of the Youth in ACTion Network – network created by creACTive for support of organizations interested in the Youth in Action Programme of the European Commission. The meeting took place in the British Council in Skopje and it was used for sharing information and experiences regarding the Programme in general and about the Actions 2 and 3.1 in particular; as well as about the process of accreditation of hosting/sending /coordinating organizations.

The following organizations were presented at the meeting: Triagolnik, Interkultura, Group Felix, H.E.R.AYouth for Youth, Antico, IRHOM, Prijatelska Raka, Doverba, Center for Local Development Antigonea,Macedonian Committee of the European Youth Parliament, Youth Centre “Akcija i Razlicnost”, Glasnikot, MKC Bitola, Voda Plus, Youth Club Stip, IPK, Organization of Women of Sveti NikoleCenter for Intercultural Dialogue and KHAM – Delcevo. Representative from the local municipality of Gjorce Petrov was also present.

The organizations agreed to continue with cooperating and supporting each other in relation to the Youth in Action Programme. A couple of them presented their plans to prepare project applications for the 1st of June deadline and informed creACTive about the further support they would need.

This meeting was organized as part of creACTive’s activities as a Contact Point for the Youth in Action Programme. The next meeting is planned to take place during July or August. In the meantime, the communication among the organizations will be done through the internet; while creACTive will continue offering support by e-mail, phone and directly in our office.