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The movie “Close(d)” screened at the EU Info Center in Belgrade

On Tuesday, 12 November 2019, a documentary on migration, “Close(d)”, was screened at the EU Info Center in Belgrade. The film is authored by Brigitte Kuchar and directed by Boriša Simović. The audience consisted of representatives of the diplomatic corps, international organizations, the non-governmental sector, state institutions involved in migration...

Citizens well informed on migration issues

The Public Opinio Survey, designed to capture public attitudes towards the impact of increased influx of migrants in 19 Serbian local municipalities, was carried out by CeSid (Center for Free elections and Democracy) between 20 and 30 June 2019. The survey was performed as part of the European Union Support...

Obrenovac gets its first solar smart bench

Today, Obrenovac Municipality was handed a solar smart bench, the first of the new generation in Serbia. In addition to the donation a smart bench, Obrenovac was provided with a server within the EU Support to Migration Management in the Republic of Serbia in order to improve the quality of...

Play for children at the Cultural and Educational Center “Sid”

On 22 August 2019, migrant children and their parents had the opportunity to enjoy a children's play hosted by educators and children from Kikinda's Dragoljub Udicki Preschool. The humorous play "The spoiled goes to School" deals with the theme of the flaws and characteristics of people that often become over...

Results of the media campaign “This is life, not film” presented

During May and June 2019, as part of EU Support to Migration Management in Serbia, a media campaign was conducted to raise public awareness of the problems and lives of migrants and refugees in the Republic of Serbia. The products and results of the campaign, which is recognizable by the...

Celebrating Diversity brings together locals and migrants

As part of EU Support to Migration Management in the Republic of Serbia, Novi Sad, as the largest city in northern Serbia, was selected yesterday to discuss the migrant crisis in Serbia. The media was presented with data and information on migrants and local communities facing these challenges in our...

Residents of Sid as “live books”

“Live Books” - a concept that refers to people as books with their unique titles, had the opportunity to be read by media representatives, citizens of Sid and beneficiaries of the Reception Center in Sid yesterday, 25 July 2019. This concept is realized within the activity “Celebrating Diversity”. During this...

Third media workshop held in Belgrade

How does Serbia handle migration? What is the current situation regarding migrants and refugees temporarily residing in Serbia? What are the obstacles the country faces when it comes to migration - these are just some of the many sub-topics that were opened at the third media workshop held in Belgrade...

Parents, migrants and children together in eco-action in Stubline

This week we organized an eco-action in Stubline near Obrenovac on the football field of FC Posavina as part of the activity "Celebrating Diversity". The children enjoyed playing football, while their parents and coaches of the club were joined in the eco-action by the beneficiaries of the Reception Center in...

Premiere of the documentary “Close(d)”

“CLOSE(D)“, a 40-minute documentary showcasing migration issues in Serbia, focusing on migrants from Asia and Africa, was premiered on Thursday 18 July 2019 at 8 pm in the movie theater of Jugoslovenska kinoteka in Belgrade. It was filmed in the course of November 2018 – June 2019. The documentary shows,...