The tripartite commission within the "Local Youth Initiatives Niksic" made a decision on this year's winners of support. On 26 of July, 2018, contracts with beneficiaries are signed, regarding this financial support.
Awarded beneficiaries for financial support are following:
1. Project: To hear my voice! - Center for Security, Sociological and Criminological Research of Montenegro "Defendology" – Niksic in the amount of 950,00EUR (nine hundred and fifty euros),
2. Project: “Equal and Different” - Informal group: Former students of Elementary School "MilevaLajovicLalatovic" Niksic, in amount of 960,00EUR (nine hundred and sixty euros)
The decision on the allocation of funds was made by the Commission composed of: Milan Korac, Secretary of the Secretariat for Culture, Sports, Youth and Social Care of the Municipality of Niksic, Sandra Vahtel (Representative of the Civil Sector in Niksic) and KerimMedjedovic, in front of Local Democracy Agency.
The Local Youth Fund aims to support the initiatives of a smaller scale of informal groups of youth or youth organizations in the Niksic municipality, and it is being implemented for the third year in a row, with the intention to become a permanent "Youth Foundation of Niksic’’
Fifty percent of funds for the Local Youth Fund were provided through the project "Balkan Regional Platform for Youth Participation and Dialogue, funded by the European Union through the Civil Society Facility Operating Grants program to IPA CSO Association - Support to regional thematic associations, while the remaining funds were provided with the financial support of the Autonomous Region of Friuli Venezia Giulia through the “Welfare Youth Development”.