Timespan: 15/09/2016– 18/09/2016
Donor: Fondacija Porticus
Applicant: Local Democracy Agency Mostar (Mostar/Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Partner: Fondation Fronterra (Amsterdam/Netherlands)
Description: Fronterra Mostar is a part of an international initiative “Fronterra” at its core carries the idea of supporting social enterpreneurship in polarized communities. Fronterra programme was held in Macedonia in May 2016, and is planned to happen in Mostar and later in Croatia, Serbia, Albania, Greece and Northern Ireland.
Fronterra programme in Mostar is a four day set of events with an aim of strenghtening polarized local communities and encourage positive changes through mutual enterpreneurship and innovative use of available resources. The workshops give a very practical training about social enterpreneurship and administrative, financial and marketing aspects of business start-up in Bosnia and Herzegovina, focusing on arts and crafts of cultural tourism, coulinary arts and agriculture. Fronterra creates a platform for networking after the training is over, where exchanging ideas is higly encouraged.
The program is free and open to all people over the age of 18 who want opportunities, learn new skills, get creative and do something useful for themselves and their community.
Official webpage: www.fronterra.eu
Official FB: www.facebook.com/fronterra.mostar