The non-government organization „NGO Our action“ (Nasa akcija) was officially registered in 2013, but was as founded in 2011. It is completely composed of volunteers that have actively worked on bettering life in Montenegro by focusing on developing citizen activizam and raising awareness of the importance of volunteerism. The work of the organization stretches from humanitarian actions, to forestation and envirnonmental clean-up events, food and clothing drives, organizing large scale campaigns across Montenegro, cultural monument perservation and much more. The organization is also a pillar of support for other, smaller NGO’s, as well as NGO’s who are in need of help for event planning and management, and organization of volunteers and activities.
NGO „Our action“ organizes its activities through-ought Montenegro, and the organization has registered and mobilized volunteers all over the country. Primary focus in volunteer activities are youth from 13 – 30 to teach them what school does not teach, to create leaders and people that can think on their feet and find their way through life.
NGO Bushcraft Montenegro was founded in 2012 by a group of passionate nature lovers who had a vision that everyone who visits Montenegro should be given an opportunity to discover and experience the unique and beautiful landscapes of Montenegro.
The main goal of the Bushcraft organization is studying Bushcraft skills and offering education on further developing the outdoor survival skills.
Bushcraft Montenegro started with organising several camps with people who wanted to discover these special places in Montenegro with outstanding natural beauty.
The facilitators of Bushcraft Montenegro are professionals, all highly experienced in their professions (former army members, teachers with certifcates in the fields of topography and survival tehniques etc.)
They are partners with several NGO’s whose activities include education and organising Bushcraft camps with children from Montenegro, Albania and throughout the Balkans, education for the NGO’s sector and practical presentation in variety of terrains of Montenegro.
Bushcrafts Montenegro are organising short courses on all of these subjects and are hosting many foreign guests from all over the world who are genuine nature lovers and want to explore Montenegro in more depth and it’s hidden wild beauty and the challenges it brings.
Faculty of Fine Arts was established on 18 May 1988 in Cetinje. The Faculty is located in the building of the former Austro – Hungarian Embassy which is protected under the Historical Monuments Act.
There are four programs of academic study at the Faculty of Fine Arts: Painting course, Scuplture Course, Graphics course, Graphic Design course. The faculty organizes undergraduate and master studies. The students of the programs mentioned above are being equipped for independent and professional work in their area of choice. Besides working independently as an artist, working in one’s field of expertise includes working in institutions related to culture, media and education, museums, galleries and design companies.
Faculty of Fine Arts is renowned for the exquisite mobility it provides to its students and teachers in cooperation with eminent academies Europe-wide, as well as for the projects implemented in partnerships with academies and cultural institutions.
The faculty has a very productive collaboration with the faculties in the region on both educational and facultative activites. Faculty of Fine Arts also carries the Art Exploration Center 42°, whose program involves hosting international and national artists, as well as displaying artworks of the teachers and students of the Faculty. The Center also includes Gallery 42° and a students’ gallery.
Sinergija is a non-governmental organization whose main objective is to recognize and revitalize public spaces and cultural heritage buildings, put them in function as public sphere. Their guidance comes from wanting to preserve and promote history, tradition, culture and art as well as to coordinate modern styles and technology in order to get better valorization of cultural heritage.
Their Vision is to work together in order to achieve high common goals for society.
Their Mission is to encourage local communities for deeper and thorough cultural heritage development through strengthening the integrity and joint cooperation of different professions.
One of their aims is to influence development of the rural areas of Montenegro, and their better connection with urban settlements, as well as to preserve the authentic view of architecture and urban landscape.
They aim for modernization in the same areas through using technologies, used in everyday life, but at the same time making sure this development is not done in detriment of future generations.
In order to achieve their Vision and Mission, Sinergija performs activities in the fields of architecture, urban planning, spatial planning, civil engineering, protection of cultural heritage, energy efficiency and bio-climatic development, sustainable development, visual arts, culture, design and public presentation.
They are also active in professional training, informing the citizens and raising the awareness of importance of cultural goods, development of studies and plans related to cultural heritage.
NGO “SVETIONIK” was founded in March 2001 in Bar and has over 1000 members.
NGO “Svetionik” carries out its activities both in Montenegro and outside its borders. They envision Montenegro as a democratic society which respects the rights of children and youth, respects diversity and offers creative and encouraging possibilities for improving their quality of life.
Their mission is to improve the quality of life of youth through public advocacy programs, education, organizing youth camps, raising awareness of youth rights, providing and developing programs that contribute to quality, organized and creative youth life. Svetionik strives to make a change in society, by networking with international organisations through variety of collaborative projects as well as taking part in international camps and seminars, offering the young participants to learn new skills and gain new experiences, meeting likeminded people and future partners.
Innovations and entrepreneurship center TEHNOPOLIS was founded by Ministry of Science, Government of Montenegro, on 11th of September 2014. PC TECHNOPOLIS Ltd. works on developing micro, medium and small enterprises, provides business consulting services, conference space and in near future – biochemical laboratory and laboratory for industrial design. We are also working on promotion and development of entrepreneurship, knowledge based growth and commercialization of innovations. Our main goal is to establish more intensive cooperation between the scientific community and the economy, and to motivate young people to think proactively towards the realization of their business idea.
Primarily this is about the enterprises whose business operations are based on the scientific and research work, development and implementation of new technologies, i.e. the activities which have a high growth potential, in line with the strategic aims of Montenegro. However, all the enterprises which have the potential of the sustainable growth will be provided with support.
Modern design and furnished office spaces; Meeting rooms; Convention Center (multimedia room);
Lounge Bar (co-working space); ICT data center;
Telephone and Internet infrastructure; Maintenance and service reception.
Testing and development of business ideas; Finding new business solutions; Providing consulting services relating to financial management, business procedures, organization and marketing; Help in achieving cooperation with domestic and foreign sources of funding and establishing cooperation with foreign partners on programs to encourage private sector development; Help in identifying and understanding the call for grant funding to national, regional and European funds; all other types of consulting services aimed at improving our customers’ businesses.
Training Support offers a wide range of seminars for tenants and externals customers. Coaches are locally and internationally acknowledged and certified experts. Subjects of seminars are usually business skills, information technology, applications and desktop administration.
Incubation support is a service through which clients get support in developing their business ideas and creating new jobs by providing the environment for business development, approaching to mentors and investors, as well as providing support in marketing activities.
The Center for Body and Soul is founded almost 2 years ago, with the idea to gather and support people who want to improve themselves each and every day throughout self knowledge and self awareness on many different levels. Center was founded by the Ivanović family, whose members are also on the path of personal development and transformation. With great pleasure they unselfishly share their knowledge from many areas: yoga, group and individual work by Louise Hay’s methodology „Heal Your Life“, energy techiques and methods that are in the domain of alternative support and help. The work of the Center is primarily intended to organise various educational events and workshops in the area of self knowledge and self awareness and transformations, with goals to improve the quality of life on every level possible, watching the human as a whole and connected in body, mind, emotions and spirit.
The goals of the Center are:
Centre for Cultural Activities “Vojislav Bulatovic Strunjo” is a cultural institution, founded in 1960. by Municipality of Bijelo Polje. It represents an inevitable place in the cultural life of this city and represents the main bearer and coordinator of cultural events. Through many years of work and communication with the public, the Centre has built the image of a successful institution with program orientation towards promoting the values ??of an open and democratic society, and working with artists and institutions on a local, national and worldwide level.
The work of the Centre is composed of several programs that take place in: the Local Library, the Homeland Museum and the Theatre of Bijelo Polje, as well as the separate segments of the Centre: Cinema, Internet Centre, Literary Club “Miodrag Bulatovic”, Folklore Society “Tekstilac”, Infobus, review “Odzivi” and the Local Reading Room.
Through various activities, the Cultural Centre monthly officiate more than 5,000 citizens. Membership in the library has 720 inhabitants. The museum annually visits approximately 2,000 guests. Folklore Society “Tekstilac” consists of 411 members. Programs of visual arts visit more than 300 visitors every month, and theatre performances about 900 spectators. Music programs visit 800 people per month, and literary and poetry events for the same period unite 200 visitors. Through the cooperation with the NGO sector, the Centre is also visited by about 1,500 citizens every month. Today, the Centre for Cultural Activities is well-known in Montenegro and beyond for its already traditional events: Festival of Amateur Drama of Montenegro, International Festival of Tamburitza Orchestras and Whitefield Jazz Festival. Until 2012, Centre was the organizer of the literary manifestation of Ratkovic’s Poetry Evenings. This event was declared by the Ministry of Culture of Montenegro for a manifestation of a special importance and now is being organized by a newly established public institution Ratkovic’s Poetry Evenings.
The Centre also organizes municipal competitions of primary and secondary school students, publishing, and the presentation of local cultural treasures.
The institution works with foreign embassies in Montenegro, in particular with the Association of Polish People, whose educational programs are being carried out under the roof of this institution.