Category: Events and News

JA Global Alumni Conference in Vienna 

Hundreds of JA alumni from our broad and diverse network gathered in Vienna for the 2019 JA Global Alumni Conference. From August 28 through September 1, participants had the opportunity to meet and socialize, exchange experiences and practice, as well as hear from experienced entrepreneurs who advised and motivated young alumni on the challenges and […]

Соработка за унапредување на претприемничко образование во средните училишта

Потпишан меморандум за соработка помеѓу Здружението Џуниор Ачивмент Македонија, Министерството за образование и наука, Бирото за развој на образованието, Центарот за стручно образование и обука со поддршка на Канцеларијата на УСАИД во Република Северна Македонија. Потпишувањето на овој Меморандум има цел да ја унапреди соработката помеѓу  институциите во полето на претприемничкото образование во сите средни училишта […]

JA Global Alumni Conference 

The first global JA Alumni Conference will take place in Vienna, Austria 28 August 2019. More than 400 Alumni from over 40 countries will gather together in the beautiful heart of Europe and experience keynotes, workshops, panel discussions, start-up talks and networking sessions. The topics of this years conference were chosen due to a member […]

JA Europe Company of the Year Competition

The mini-company Entella Company from Turkey won JA Europe Company of the Year 2019, hosted this year by JA France Entreprendre Pour Apprendre, in Lille. Having participated in the year-long JA Company Programme and qualifying at a national-level, more than 200 students from 40 national teams across Europe competed for the coveted title of JA […]

Fund for Innovation and Technology Development  focus groups – “Young Minds Fund”

Junior Achievement Macedonia was part of the focus group discussion organized by Fund for Innovation and Technological Development during 8-9 July 2019. The groups have been divided by different stakeholders such as students, teachers, University professors, as well as representatives of NGOs, State institutions, educational institutions and independent experts. The main discussion topics were related […]

Preparations for COYC

The team members from the winning student company “MEDtech” from SOU “Gosho Vikentiev” from Kocani, are getting ready to represent North Macedonia on the European company of the year competition.  The competition will take place 03-06 July in Lille France. During their visit of the JA Macedonia office, the team worked on their presentation and […]

Opportunities and barriers for youth entrepreneurship and employment in the private sector in North Macedonia

JA Macedonia was present at the event “Opportunities and barriers for youth entrepreneurship and employment in the private sector in North Macedonia” dedicated to youth employment, entrepreneurship and entrepreneurship education. During the panel discussion the research findings and recommendations developed by the European Policy Institute (EPI) were presented and discussed. This event is part of the […]

Challenges for Young Researchers 2

JA Macedonia participated at the event organized by  the Fund for Innovation and Technological Development. The event awards primary and secondary schools that had the most successful research projects among 88 schools across the country which have applied. The project aims to encourage critical and creative thinking among young people and stimulate innovative ideas and […]

JA Europe Company of the Year Competition 3-6 July Lille, France

This year we’ll celebrate the 30th anniversary of the JA Europe Company of the Year Competition in France. The event will be combined with the centennial celebration of the JA Company programme at worldwide level and the 2nd European Entrepreneurship Education Summit.  In Lille, all of the JA organisations in Europe will celebrate their best […]

National Student Company Competition

96 students accompanied with 21 teacher- mentors, coming from 14 high schools throughout the country, had the opportunity to present their companies, the knowledge they acquired throughout the process of forming and developing the company as well as preparing the company’s report and business plan, during the second “National Student Company Competition” organized by Junior […]