As one of the world’s largest youth-serving NGOs, JA Worldwide prepares young people for employment and entrepreneurship.
For 100 years, JA has delivered hands on, experiential learning in financial literacy, work readiness, and entrepreneurship. We create pathways for employability, job creation, and financial success.
Each year, our network of over 465,000 volunteers serves more than 10 million students in over 100 countries. 
JA Europe is the largest non-profit in Europe dedicated to preparing young people for employment and entrepreneurship. JA Europe is a member of JA Worldwide® which for 100 years has delivered hands on, experiential learning in entrepreneurship, work readiness and financial literacy. JA creates pathways for employability, job creation and financial success.
Last school year, the JA network in Europe reached more than 4 million young people across 40 countries with the support of 140,000 business volunteers and 130,000 teachers/educators.

The JA Macedonia alumni network brings together young people inspired by their entrepreneurial experience in a JA program. They want to stay in touch with the organization and give back, while further developing their leadership and entrepreneurship skills.

Are you one of them? Feel free to contact us at

Фонд за иновации и технолошки развој Донатор на Џуниор Ачивмент програмата за подршка на претприемничко образование

Фондот за иновации и технолошки развој е основан во декември 2013 година, со цел поттикнување на иновациите, преку обезбедување дополнителни извори за финансирање на иновациите, заради потребата да се изгради конкурентна економија основана на знаење. Фондот е централна институција за развој и спроведување на националната политика за иновации и технологии. Мисијата на Фондот за иновации и технолошки развој е поттикнување и поддршка на иновациската дејност во микро, малите и средните претпријатија за остварување забрзан технолошки развој, базиран на трансфер на знаење, на истражување за развој и на иновации што придонесуваат за создавање нови работни места и за економски раст и развој, истовремено подобрувајќи ја бизнис-околината за развој на конкурентските способности на компаниите. Преку повици за финансирање на предлог проекти, разни инструменти за поддршка – кофинансирани грантови соработува со сите релеванти актери во нашата држава.

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United States Agency for International Development- Donor of Junior Achievement Program for support of entrepreneurship education

USAID is the world’s premier international development agency and a catalytic actor driving development results. USAID works to help lift lives, build communities, and advance democracy. USAID’s work advances U.S. national security and economic prosperity; demonstrates American generosity; and promotes a path to recipient self-reliance and resilience.

USAID leads international development and humanitarian efforts to save lives, reduce poverty, strengthen democratic governance and help people progress beyond assistance.

For more information about USAID work in Macedonia, please visit their web site USAID Macedonia Website or USAID Macedonia Facebook 

Jasmina Maneva

Former Executive Director of the NGO “Economic Education of Young Managers” – the Junior Achievement (JA) program in Macedonia-member of JA Worldwide.

From 1998 to 2016, Jasmina was leading the organization Economic Education of Young Managers, designing educational programs for children and youth, and was directly responsible for implementation of JA programs in Macedonia. She has established great cooperation with the Ministry of Education and Science, Ministry of Economy, Local Governments, Embassies, Municipalities and other NGOs.

She is certified trainer in Junior Achievement programs related to development and promotion of entrepreneurship and SMEs support and has conducted more than 80 teacher trainings, provided consultancies in small business, as well as facilitation, methodology of school work and curricula. In 2010 Jasmina was elected as a national expert for women’s entrepreneurship in Macedonia by the European Training Foundation. Her education includes BS Degree in Economics at the University “St. Cyril and Melodius”-Skopje. For the last 16 years, she has written several training manuals and workbooks for teachers and students. Upon her retirement Jasmina continues her support to JA Macedonia office in spreading entrepreneurial spirit to new generation of youth.