OFFS for children in Montenegro

Montenegro is located in Western Balkan in Southern/Central Europe. The country was a federal unit in the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, but became independent following the collapse of the federation in 1992. Montenegro subsequently formed a union with Serbia, which collapsed in 2006, when Montenegro declared independence

During the 1991–1995 Bosnian War and Croatian War, Montenegrin police and military forces joined Serbian troops in the attacks on Dubrovnik, Croatia.

Montenegro is multi-ethnic state, in which no ethnic group forms a majority. Major ethnic groups include Montenegrins, Serbs, Bosnians, Albanians and Croats.

Cross Cultures is focusing on peace, reconciliation and integration among Montenegros ethnic groups by bring children together at the Open Fun Football Schools

Reports from the OFFS in Montenegro

Latest news from OFFS in Montenegro

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Facts about Montenegro

Total population: 647,073 (July 2015 est.)

Share of children and youth under 25: 25.45%

Youth unemployment: 39.5% (2015)

Share of women in the labour market: 44%

Refugee population: 6,203 (2015)

Football players (registered/unregistered): N/A

Female players: 80

Clubs: N/A

Clubs with women’s teams: 4

Our work in the country 1998-2016

First year CCPA worked in the country: 2007

Main focus areas: -

Sponsors: UEFA

Football clubs established: 28

Children involved: 5,560

Football Festivals: 13

Children attended: 1,793

Results 2015

Open Fun Football Schools conducted: -

Children attended Open Fun Football Schools: -

Volunteers involved: -

Volunteers educated: -

Parents involved: -

Parents’ workshops conducted: -

Fun Festivals conducted: -

Children attended Fun Festivals: -

Number of municipalities Cross Cultures is present in: -

Local schools involved: -

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