The Regional Youth Employability Skills Portfolio

A great percentage of young people in the Western Balkans is unemployed and lack the necessary knowledge and skills for employment. Although non-formal educational programmes are shown to have a positive effect on the improvement of employability skills of young people, they have not utilized enough as yet.

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Improvement of the legal framework for the regulation of traineeships in the Republic of Serbia

Every fifth young person has participated in the traineeship program. However, there is no adequate legal protection for young people who participate in traineeships nor standards to ensure their quality.

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Analysis of secondary schools' career plans

The aim of the research study was to determine how many secondary schools plan career guidance activities and services in line with the strategic and legal framework of the Republic of Serbia.

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Belgrade Open School conducts policy research in the areas related to the European accession process, such as good governance, energy, climate and environment, career guidance and counselling, education and youth research.