About us

About us

"Educational and Cultural Bridges" (EC Bridges) was founded in 2010 as a national NGO. In 2011 it started implementing projects not only on local but international level as well and only on 2013 it was officially registered in the Ministry of Justice.

Since 2013 EC Bridges implements International projects. The founders of the organization are people who have rich experience in NGO field not only on national but international level and were before members of presidium in different organizations. EC Bridges gave them opportunity to unite together leaders who are intersted in educational, cultural, networking projects on the international level.

“Educational and Cutural” Bridges NGO organizes and implements youth exchanges, conferences, trainings, seminars, study sessions, academic visits, educational programs; promotes scientific meetings, round-tables, seminars and lectures on various topics.

During several days, the participants of the programs have the possibility to share their knowledge and experience.

The supreme leading organ of Educational and Cultural Bridges is the General Assembly covered once two year. The current leading organ is the Presidium and executive organ is the Secretariat.

Main directions of EC Bridges

Educational and Cultural Projects

Human Rights and Democratization

Youth Unemployment and Enterpreneurship

Conflict Management and Peace Building

European Citizenship

Networking and Collaboration

Cross Cultural Dialogue and Communication

Inclusion and Integration of Young People

Environment and Healthy Lifestyle

Sustainable Development

Development of Creativity

Innovation

Objectives of EC Bridges

To develop formal and non-formal education
To inform youth about international conferences, seminars, educational perspectives and other events. To increase the international awareness of young people.
To encourage open youth work; support the cooperation of organized youth.
To support the formation of a new value system among youth generation, raise the youth participation level.
To make contacts, enlarge the scope of cooperation and experience, build partnership with other local and foreign organizations and institutions.
To contribute the formation and development of youth information network, realization of international projects.
To contribute the sustainable development and integration of young people into their own community life and voluntary work.
To create conditions for intercultural learning and study sessions. Implement methods of non formal education during the youth work, organize training courses, conferences, exhibitions, campaigns, and other events and make researches.