Svjetlana Timotić, Executive Director of …IZ KRUGA – VOJVODINA, attended the today’s 24th meeting of the local Council for Persons with Special Needs of the Assembly of the City of Novi Sad.
Nearly twenty representatives of associations of persons with disabilities attended the meeting at which Sonja Radaković, the President of the Council, presented the conditions of the Public Call for Funding of these associations in the field of welfare from the City of Novi Sad 2018 budget.
On this occasion, the attendees were also informed that in 2018 the City of Novi Sad had allocated a total of 25 million dinars for funding associations of persons with disabilities in the field of welfare in 2018. This amount is the same as that awarded for the same purpose in 2017. Attending associations’ representatives were encouraged to submit their project proposals by 5 March. The decision of the relevant committee would be published by the end of March, when the associations whose projects had been approved might expect the transfer of the approved funds.