Tag: Macedonia

The development of social entrepreneurship is a subject of increasing public interest everywhere for the last couple of years, and it is correct to say that social enterprises are very popular in Europe as well. According to statistics, they make up almost 10% of small and medium-sized enterprises. The Center… Read More
“Pakomak” is a social enterprise established to recycle packaging waste and also to raise awareness among the citizens about the importance of recycling. It is one of most recognized, non-profitable companies that engage for better society and environment in Macedonia. Filip Ivanovski, CEO of “Pakomak” encourages youth to start their… Read More
“The emigration of educated and high-quality young people is a major problem for the development and the future of a small country” notes Mrs. Mila Carovska, a relatively newly appointed Minister for Labor and Social Policies in Republic of Macedonia. Carovska, otherwise a former NGO leader and a well-known advocate… Read More
''The First Healthy Food Restaurant with a Social Business Model in Macedonia'' It’s the 21st century, yet in our developing country, Macedonia, there are still people that can’t afford proper meals and are recurrently deprived of food for more than 24 hours. In Skopje, homeless people are provided the opportunity to visit open public kitchens that offer free meals, but the unfortunate reality… Read More
Buy Less and Care More! Fashion is a reflection of who we are and what we represent. It leaves the first impression and defines us thereafter. It makes us look and feel good. But nowadays it’s all about appearance. Showing off through our fashionable outfits, has become so normal that we don’t even know what the point… Read More
AvAv Happy Dog Center is a project that will provide education on dog rights and protection of the same, through temporary sheltering and nurturing of homeless dogs, in Skopje. The issue of stray dogs in Macedonia is an old issue and, for the most part, persisting. In Skopje, the capital of Macedonia, chaotic urban arrangement and overpopulation has led to… Read More
Warning: Red Light Ahead!    SIA Macedonia 2016 Finalist: Audified Reality Audified Reality is a novel and promising start-up that strives to become a profitable company, while operating in the domain of technological solutions for people with visual impairment. Their main product is glasses, consisting of built-in micro-cameras, headphones and a micro-computer, and they are designed for people with some form of visual impairment.… Read More
Face to Face – a voice and power for the voiceless & vulnerable! In Macedonia, in the last 4 years, the street paper Face to Face, in original Лице в Лице, has taken on the role of initiator, supporter and mediator of the changes needed in the lives of the most vulnerable. Active in six towns around… Read More
What makes them different is the inclination towards social entrepreneurship, which encourages positive social change and social inclusion of all clients that fully complete the program? Their team is dedicated to promote change, building healthy lifestyles and providing customer care at the highest level, using the latest proven effective methods and techniques.  Therapeutic community “POKROV” is the first… Read More