Hello again, Greetings from downtown Skopje! Back in 2003, the talented composer Matthew Bellamy from Cambridge wrote “Our time is running out”. For this October edition, we invite you to think of the time in its wide meaning with us and our cross-border fellowship of writers. Angela brilliantly highlights the fascinating nature of seasons: familiar […]

Q: Age is no guarantee of efficiency.James Bond: And youth is no guarantee of innovation. (Skyfall, 2012) Let’s decide to put these outdated ideas to rest once and for all. Fortunately, there are ways to see in this “new normal”  not only the 2020 version of the seven plagues of Egypt but also occasions to […]

Buying an apartment. Going on a vacation. Paying college tuition. Shopping. Going to the movies. Paying the bills. All of these activities and more require you to be smart about how you handle your money. Otherwise, you will end up with empty pockets. And you don’t want that, do you? Financial literacy can help you. […]

In Bulgaria, the first day of school starts on the 15th of September. I was told during my first few days in Blagoevgrad that this day is like no other because the whole city becomes very vibrant and active. While reminiscing my days in primary school and high school, I was excited to see the […]

Midis datave 2 dhe 11 Tetor 2020, në Durrës, Shqipëri, u mbajt një kurs trajnimi mbi vullnetarizmin e strukturuar nga Shoqata Përtej Barrierave, si një aktivitet i katërt i projektit të mbështetur nga Erasmus + “Vullnetarizmi i bashkon komunitetet” (VCC). Qëllimi kryesor i këtij kurs trajnimi ishte të mbështesë zhvillimin profesional të punonjësve të rinj […]

Од 2 до 11 октомври се одржа тренинг курс во Драч – Албанија со работен наслов “Volunteering connecting communities / VCC” организиран од Beyond Barriers. Овој тренинг курс е дел од четвртата активност на проектот, обука на младинските работници за волонтерскиот менаџерски циклус. Главната цел на обуката е поддржување на професионалниот развој на младинските работници […]

Between 2nd and 11th October 2020, a training course on structured volunteerism, conducted by the Beyond Barriers Association, was held in Durres, Albania, as a fourth activity of the Erasmus+ supported project “Volunteering connecting communities (VCC)”. The main goal of the TC was to support the professional development of youth workers and youth leaders working […]

Have you ever heard about Chinese traditional painting? Have you had the chance to see an artwork of such a tradition? If not, doesn’t it bother or intrigue you that, studying art history at school and through our lives, we stay so far away from and so ignorant about Oriental (or indigenous, or African) forms […]

Kjo është një frazë e thënë zakonisht për shumë njerëz të suksesshëm, një mënyrë për të thënë që të bësh gabime e bën më të lehtë për të marrë vendimin e duhur me kalimin e kohës, dhe kjo ju inkurajon të ndiheni më mirë për gabimet e juaja. Por ajo që është e rëndësishme është […]

This is a commonly said phrase to many successful people, a way to say that making mistakes makes it easier to make the right decision over time, and it encourages you to feel better about your errors. But what’s important is to determine how to use our failures to learn, grow, and change. It teaches […]

Само едно елегантно и нежно движење на четката успева да ги пренесе сите чувства на платно. Сета омраза и љубов, среќа и тага, секоја мисла. Игра на бои и на форми. Чувства претворени во уметност. Ниту еден збор не е потребен за да се разбере пораката на ова ремек дело. Секој тоне и се задлабочува […]

Во разни делови од светот се среќаваат четири годишни времиња; секое од нив се одликува со посебни карактеристики и пејзажи, со бои и климатските тенденции. Тоа се: пролетта, летото, есента и зимата. Ние во Европа ги среќаваме сите нив во различни периоди од годината но не сите земји имаат годишни времиња. Зошто тие се среќаваат […]