Category: Opinion

Chavela Vargas

  How I met Chavela Vargas Since some months ago, I didn’t know who Chavela Vargas was. I didn’t know nothing until I listened her songs through an italian version done by two italians songwriters, Dimartino and Cammarata, whose decided to write a book and record an album […]


The word “science” probably brings to mind many different pictures: a fat textbook, white lab coats and microscopes, an astronomer peering through a telescope, a naturalist in the rainforest, Einstein’s equations scribbled on a chalkboard, the launch of the space shuttle, bubbling beakers …. All of those images […]


A new project “TrainVol: Capacity Building of Civil Society to Strengthen Volunteerism Management and Promote Volunteerism Among Youth” aims to facilitate young people, and particularly youth with fewer opportunities, into social and labor market inclusion, utilizing volunteerism as a vehicle to skills development and employability promotion. The adoption […]

“No Hate Speech”  Workshops

As a part of the Erasmus + project ”ARAHS- All raise against hate speech” Volunteers Centre Skopje  is holding  for “No Hate Speech” workshops in high schools.   Since a lot of high school students were interested, we visited again the high school SUGS “Brakja Miladinovci” in Skopje […]

Belgrade here we are!

There is nothing better, during a long term EVS in a Balkan country, than visit one of the most important cities in Balkans as well as the capital of ex Jugoslavia between 1918 and 1991. Belgrade, here we are! I can suggest you three different kind of tours: […]


If it’s true what Winston Churchill once said, that the Balkans produce more history than they can consume, this is true especially for Sarajevo, a relatively small city that History has repeatedly chose as its stage-set. I don’t know exactly why, but Sarajevo is the city I always […]

Career planning

There is no one guide that will tell you where to go or what to do with your career. There will always be those, who says that you should follow your passion, the usage of this phrase is still increasing from the 90‘. And it sound nice, isn‘t? […]

European Peer Training Organisation (EPTO)

  Volunteers Centre Skopje, starting officially from April 2017, has become new member of the “European Peer Training Organisation” (EPTO) network of organizations, based in Brussels. The members of EPTO are various CSO’s, which are coming from different countries from the European continent. In that occasion, members of […]