Amica Educa is a non-partisan, non-governmental, non-profit organization that through its activities on the territory of B&H and Southeastern Europe contributes to the quality of life and community by applying the concept of lifelong learning, alternative and traditional approaches to psycho-social work with youth and adults, striving for European integration.
Based on the common objectives of work and orientation to the same categories of the population, DVV International - Country Office Bosnia and Herzegovina in 2017 supports the project of the organization, which is called " Empowered Women – active on the labor market ".
Referring to Amica Educa's previous experience in implementing a project with long-term unemployed women aged 30-60 years, it was concluded that:
Because of that Amica Educa has created a project that, besides digital literacy and psycho education, also includes organization of business skills training which will empower unemployed women to actively seek job and to develop their own business plans.
Project „Empowered Women – active on the labor market“ consists of three main activities:
Participants: 24 long-term unemployed women, aged 30-45 years, registered in the Office for employment Tuzla Canton.
Duration: 12 months (2 groups of 12 participants)
DVV International began its work in Bosnia and Herzegovina in June 2000.