19 January 2015, Podgorica – Union of Employers of Montenegro and Help – Office in Podgorica have signed an Agreement on Cooperation. Objective of the agreement is to contribute to better and more efficient integration of RAE population through cooperation based on partnership within the project „Support to the Integration and Voluntary Return of RAE and other I/DPs Residing in Konik area – Phase II“.
The project is financed by the European Union, through the EU Delegation to Montenegro, and the Government of Montenegro and implemented by Help ant its partners. The agreement was signed by UEM Secretary General, Ms. Suzana Radulovic and Mr. Klaus Mock, Program Coordinator of Help.
The agreement stipulates cooperation between the parties with regard to providing internships and employing RAE population members. UEM shall inform the employers, Union members, on possibilities for hiring RAE population under conditions foreseen under a separate component of the project which makes available paid internships for RAE population members and produce promotional material for raising awarenes of the employers on the benefits deriving from hiring RAE population. All necessary technical support to the employers interested in hiring RAE shall be provided by Help.