Serbia: Youth participation in focus in Local Democracy Week events
Three Serbian cities are holding a wide range of activities to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the European Local Democracy Week between 9th and 13th of October. Participants are invited to join diverse local initiatives promoting active citizenship, greater participation and better governance. The activities in Belgrade will include, among others, a conference on the role of youth in the Agenda 2030 for development. The municipalities of Sremski Karlovci and Zrenjanin will contribute to the European Local Democracy Week celebration with various events aimed at strengthening youth participation in local public life, fostering development education and raising citizens’ awareness of global issues.