Javna debata u Kanjiži
Public debate in Kanjiza

June 2014

On the 9th of June, LDA Subotica, in collaboration with the Information centre for the development of the Tisa region, organized a public debate entitled  „Do we work with dignity? - illegal work“, which was attended by representatives of the local government, youth and civil society.

Javna debata u Bačkoj Topoli
Public debate in Backa Topola

June 2014

On the 5th of June, LDA Subotica, in collaboration with the Association for the development of the municipality of  Backa Topola, organized a public debate entitled „Do we work with dignity? - illegal work“.

Ulična akcija u Kanjiži
Street action in Kanjiza

May 2014

On the 29th of May, LDA Subotica in collaboration with the Information centre for the development of Tisa region organized a street action "Do we work with dignity?", in front of the local market in Kanjiza.

Ulična akcija u Bačkoj Topoli
Street action in Backa Topola

May 2014

On the 28th of May, LDA Subotica organized a street action in Backa Topola, in collaboration with the National Employment Service, which had simultaneously organized a job fair that day.

Project: Do we work with dignity?

The overall objective of the project - Do we work with dignity - which is implemented by Local Democracy Agency Subotica is to raise the level of awareness and involvement of citizens in the area of labor rights - illegal work.
ULIČNA AKCIJA U SUBOTICI
Street action in Subotica

April 2014

The proximity of the border, and the collapse and subsequent closure of large industrial facilities, contributed to providing material existence and generating income through illegal labor. An additional problem is seen by the category of unemployed people over 50 years old, where the age represents an added barrier towards employment.

 

Public debate “Do we work with dignity” in Subotica
Public debate “Do we work with dignity” in Subotica

Unawareness of labor rights, existential problems and a difficult economic environment, are some of the main causes of illegal labor, as stated by the project: “Do we work with dignity?”. The commencment of the project and the surveys about the perception of illegal work among the citizens in Subotica and in other cities in Vojvodina, showed as first results that  some individuals from Subotica have worked illegally for 17 years.