"73 % of children registered at the Learning Centre in Roma Mahalla are also enrolled in regular (pre-) schools in Mitrovicë/a."
With the support of Sida, DRC and the Learning Centre collected data on the educational needs of the Roma, Ashkali and Egyptian community in Roma Mahalla.
After more than a decade in displacement, Svetlana Nikolic finally returned home to Prizren in March 2013. DRC rebuilt her home in the Nenkalaja / Podkaljaja neighbourhood and guided her through the return and reintegration process. To date, DRC has assisted the return and reintegration of 23 displaced minority families and individuals to Prizren.
In Mitrovicë/a, the Learning Center in Roma Mahalla gives children from the Roma, Ashkali and Egyptian community the opportunity to attend homework support classes and improve their chances to succeed at school.
The DRC Social Business Incubator offers preparatory vocational trainings to unemployed Mitrovicë/a youth to improve their chances of finding employment.