Center for Social Innovations "Centrifuge"
Acronym: Centar za socijalne inovacije "Centrifuga"
CSI is non-profit organisation with goal to promote social innovations in order to enhance the potential of citizens and their active involvement in society.
-Organize educational activities such as training courses, motivation speeches, seminars, study visits and conferences in order to promote social innovation and empower individuals and organizations;
-Organize policy events to facilitate cooperation between the governmental institutions, non-governmental organizations and other stakeholders in order to advocate for innovative policy proposals;
-Create and implement campaigns in order to promote innovative social ideas and exchange of best practices;
-Create online tools in order to create synergies between the experts in creating innovative social projects and facilitate their networking;
-Conduct research in order to crate information and knowledge that can be valuable for social development;
CSI is an independent organization that has the ambition to deal with old problems in a new way. Our vision is society in which citizens’ feel esteemed by state institutions in which citizens show solidarity, especially towards the unprotected parts of society and develop self-esteem.
A social innovation is a simple new idea that has been put into practice by civil society actors for the benefit of a specific social group or people, and this is precisely what we want: to create projects and initiatives with fresh ideas in different policies, educational programs or tools, support businesses, empower cultural initiatives and offer different solutions to individuals, corporative bodies, everybody who believe that we can have more Creative, Innovative and Cohesive Europe.
Address: Pere Erjaveca 23-27, 11550 Lazarevac, Serbia