In total, 37 RHP beneficiaries sent their requests to the “OPEN CALL FOR ALLOCATION OF FUNDS FOR ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT OF REFUGEES AND IDPs IN AP VOJVODINA THROUGH THE INCOME ACTIVITIES OF FAMILIES – RHP USERS”. The call was announced by the Center for Regionalism and the Fund for providing assistance to refugees, expelled and displaced persons in AP Vojvodina, on January 16, 2020, in order to strengthen the socio-economic position of RHP beneficiaries from the municipalities of Kula, Ruma, Stara Pazova, Sremska Mitrovica and Pancevo.

Out of the 37 RHP beneficiaries, 22 beneficiaries were already inolved in the activities of the Social Innovation sub-project under the „CARE“ Project.

The joint commission of the Fund and the Center for Regionalism accepted all submitted applications, as they fulfilled the conditions laid down in the Open Call. Currently , Center for Regionalism is interviewing 22 registered users to analyze their requirements and define the type of requested equipment or assistance, for economic empowerment purposes. After defining the requests, the Center for Regionalism will sign contracts with RHP users and, through the tender procedure, complete the procurement of the required equipment, that will be then delivered to the end users.