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The Civil Society Development Association SMART promotes the effectiveness of the non-profit sector, cross-sectoral cooperation and the development of volunteerism. In its work, SMART connects non-formal education with advocacy, informing and influencing public policies. SMART cooperates with civil society organizations, public institutions, local and regional authorities and civic initiatives on the principles of accountability, active inclusion and respect for diversity.

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Rijeka will be the European Capital of Culture in 2020 and it is seen as an opportunity to secure a lasting legacy of volunteers in many...

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Volunteering brings you closer to a different culture, to the importance of altruism as a tool to build a better world and forms you to...

We will never deny children access to school or a doctor, even if their families cannot afford it. Instead, we live in a system that forces...

Contributing to bring wellbeing to those living with cancer requires constant work.