13:23 21.11.2016 | BWM Team

Notifying press release: CBM will organize fair for women in business

On November 22nd, 2016 - Community Building Mitrovica will organize a fair within the project ‘’Supportive Business Environment for women start-ups in North and South Mitrovica’’. This project implementation started 2 years ago by Community Building Mitrovica, and is supported by EU Office in Kosovo, co-financed by Municipality of Mitrovica South and MOTT Foundation.

The main objective of the project is to contribute to sustainable economic and social improvement of North & South Mitrovica through inclusion of women in private sector development.

In the framework of this project several result have been achieved, as: the creation of women entrepreneurs network100 women participants of the project received trainings in various business fields; 33 women of this project have been granted in the amount of more than 112,000.00 EUR, at least 20 women that participated in the project have been self-employed, while during the project implementation consultancy and mentoring was provided for the women project participants by business experts.

At this stage Community Building Mitrovica is in the preparation phase of the:

1. Fair ''Women in Business - Mitrovica, 2016’’ - where 50 women part of the project, among them 33 beneficiaries of grants and 17 women participants, will have the opportunity to promote their businesses (products and services), consequently the results of the project on November 22nd (Tuesday), 2016 starting from 10:00h in the main city square (Isa Boletini), Mitrovicë/a. The fair will be attended by representatives of national and local institutions, donors, local and international organizations representatives, media, etc.