The publication “Internship and career development guide for young people in Western Balkan Countries“ is result of the project activities in the project “HEI Student Internship in NGOs - towards a functional bridge across WB”- (HEIntern<> NGO) within WeB4YES.
This publication includes two parts; the first parts present the importance of internship for young people (students) and its benefits, possibility for NGO and virtual internship and current situation of internship (regulation) in the Western Balkan countries. The second part presents the objectives, activities, and results from the project "HEI Student Internship in NGOs - towards a functional bridge across WB (HEIntern<>NGO)". Also, this part includes experiences and recommendations for career development of young people.
Project "HEI Student Internship in NGOs - towards a functional bridge across WB (HEIntern<>NGO)" was implemented by INNOVA LAB Bitola with collaboration with the organization InlshIcla - Institute for Change and leadership Albania and representatives of Western Balkans Alumni Association (WBAA) in the frame of the program WeB4YES - Western Balkan Civil Society for Youth Employment Support project funded by European Union. Organizations from civil society in the Western Balkans region participate in the program, and the umbrella organization in charge of implementation program is the Belgrade Open School from Serbia.