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Lazarička 2, 78 000 Banja Luka
+387 51 921 592; +387 51 921 596

Thematic areas

Children and youth
Culture, media & advocacy

Since 1997, the Youth Communication Center (YCC) has worked to strengthen civic engagement among young people. This mission is attained through a number of diverse activities, such as education, volunteering, advocacy, psychosocial and peacebuilding activities, and work with the media. A further mission of the organisation is the development and strengthening of democratic principals and values, with the aim of enhancing the quality of life of young people.

YCC’s vision is to contribute to the development of a society of equal opportunities in which young people can reach their full potential.

The organisation’s strategic goals are:

  • To contribute to the development of young people who are actively working to improve the quality of life for all;
  • To promote human values ​​and a responsible and tolerant society that respects and nourishes diversity;
  • To establish and develop sustainable mechanisms that provide an enabling environment for civic engagement of young people;
  • To ensure the sustainability of the Radio Balkans, a commercial radio station that simultaneously promotes social activism and social responsibility with a special emphasis on youth.

Last updated: June 2015