- Democracy and community development
The Association “PRONI” Centre for Youth Development is a non-government, non-profit and non-political organization founded in 1998, which has been working on the development of a democratic society through: community youth work, social education, peace keeping, inter-sectoral cooperation and support of youth initiatives.
The Association “PRONI” works on the overcoming of barriers which create differences within society. It works on behalf of individuals and groups which shall benefit from such work, with a special focus on young people.
The Association cooperates with other organizations from the non-government sector, institutions, State agencies at all levels, funds and agencies outside BiH, which share the same objectives and values, as well as with individuals who have intellectual and economic potential to support the same ideas, objectives and values as those towards which the organization itself strives.
The Association “PRONI” Centre for Youth Development works in areas where there is a pronounced need for social regeneration. The Association “PRONI” is currently active on the territory of the north-eastern BiH.
Strategic direction I
Development of youth, democratic and justice society trough youth work;
Strategic direction II
Activism and impact on democratic process development;
Strategic direction III
Education aimed for development of youth and community in accordance with democratic principles;
Strategic direction IV
Organizational development aimed toward sustainability;
The Association “PRONI” Centre for Youth Development works along the principles and models of social education based on experience and positive examples of the youth and community work methodologies. Social education models promoted and applied by “PRONI” are:
• Interactive learning method,
• Team work,
• Individual work,
• Creating safe environment for development,
• Encouraging responsibility and creativity,
• Promoting voluntary work,
• Raising awareness among young people on their rights and obligations.