Vega Youth Center

Vega Youth Center is a non-profit, non-governmental organization, founded in 2000 and based in Belgrade, Serbia. Our vision is to build a quality environment for the growth and development of children and youth, through creativity, culture, new technologies, activism and non formal education.

The objectives of the organization are:

  • Improving the quality of education and encouraging the development of creativity, visual culture, art, crafts, DIY culture, activism, environmental awareness and critical thinking of children and youth through a variety of educational and self-educational programs
  • Developing a program of media literacy, media activism, critical understanding of the media and media productions for children and young people
  • Creating a network, the establishment of close cooperation and exchanges with similar organizations at home and abroad
  • Support young people to better understand the cultures that surround them by encouraging youth mobility, intercultural communication and inclusion.
  • Improving the quality of life of marginalized social groups through the creation of working conditions, as well as assisting in the further education of young people without parental care
  • Encouraging the development of awareness of the importance of social innovation and entrepreneurship 

Vega achieves its goals through

  1. Non-formal education of children and young people
  2. Mobility of young people
  3. Programs on social innovation and entrepreneurship
  4. Programs on social protection and childre rights
  5. Philanthropy

Target group: Children and young people of all social and demographic backgrounds.