• logo
  • EDUCATE TO PREVENT SUPPORT SURVIVORS
  • Newsletter

Summary of Main Activities



In 2015 Unitas recognized the global increase and dangers of the second largest criminal industry, basic right of freedom of human beings, before which since the conception of Unitas in 2011 we were concentrating on marginalized society members. Elderly as well as children without care were the main focus of our humanitarian activities, and when historical floods hit our region in 2014, Unitas redirected all aid and energy in rebuilding the houses and businesses for those in need.


With concentration on the dangers of human trafficking, our strategy turned to education and awareness as a key to prevention. The energy and strength of our teams and partners alike resulted in creation of Education Prevention program in 2016 with the key state actors and institutions, product of which is a Manual for Education System: Protecting pupils from Human Trafficking, the movie Observers and enabling of a systematic network of educators within Serbia, as well as the region, amongst other. Already a traditional partner of Unitas since 2011, our cooperation with the Red Cross of Serbia redirected towards the fight against human trafficking, and to this day this partnership provides a base in many of our projects. Under the auspices of Unitas North America and Unitas Switzerland, and with the assistance of international and local partners, our activities continue to bring results in the fight against this most profitable criminal industry.


Below is the selection of most recent activities of our team.




  1. Conceptualization of a new pilot educational project “Training for Human Trafficking Indicators in Hospitality Industry”
  2. Unitas together with Red Cross participated in one of the largest music festivals in Europe, The Exit.
  3. Cooperation with state run campaign “Smart and Safe”
  4. University students’ educational workshops across Serbia, state and private
  5. Cooperation with Domine organization from Split, Croatia for realization of project Hop On – Ukljuci se (partake), which is inspired by www.HopeOn.Today campaign
  6. In cooperation with Red Cross an educational workshop on dangers of human trafficking was held for the members of the Society for Specials Needs “Lets live together”
  7. Build up and increase of the HopeON campaign members
  8. Education of Red Cross volunteers in the fight against human trafficking
  1. Signing of MoU with the Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications of Republic of Serbia, enabling education of staff and unified participation in the “Smart & Safe” campaign.
  2. Cineplexx and regional movie theatre project encompassed within HopeOn Campaign where agreements with largest movie theatre houses was signed. The animation was aired before each movie projection in theatres across Serbia. Our partners implemented the campaign in theatres across Albania and Montenegro.
  3. Already a traditional activity by Unitas Serbia chapter, we have organized educational awareness and training campaign with Red Cross of Serbia at the 19th International Mini Basket Tournament held in Belgrade.
  4. Unitas has received a letter of Recommendation for future activities and implementation of programs within the sphere of human trafficking prevention from the Office of the Prime Minister of Serbia.
  5. Educational workshops in primary and secondary schools across Serbia.
  6. Unitas initiated projects on economic empowerment of women, victims of family violence.
  7. Translation of the movie The Observers in Slovenian language and use through partnership with Caritas Slovenia and Kljuc organization for education of children in schools in Slovenia.
  8. OSCE Conference against human trafficking participation, presentation of activities and regional campaign Hope On, initiated in October 2018.
  9. Participation in Festivals with educational workshop and awareness raising activities: Kids Fest, Days of Magic, My Beautiful Park, Democracy Days, and others.
  1. Training for implementation of Prevention and Education Program in Bosnia and Herzegovina through partnership with NGO sector and inclusive of 30 representatives from the state sector.
  2. Unitas together with Red Cross participated in one of the largest music festivals in Europe, The Exit.
  3. Partnership with Novi Put organization and Swiss Caritas for usage of The Observers movie and workshop for educational purposes for children and parents.
  4. Participation in Festivals with educational workshop and awareness raising activities: Beldocs Festival, Contact conference, OSCE conference, etc.
  5. Education of Red Cross volunteers in the fight against human trafficking.
  6. Initiation of Wikipedia Wikimedia partnership with Red Cross of Serbia for educational workshops for proffessors and students and build up of Wikipedia articles on the topic in the region.
  1. Seminar and workshops for social workers in cooperation with the Center for protection of human trafficking victims of Republic of Serbia.
  2. Continuing support to Children’s Shelter in Belgrade.
  3. Educational awareness and training campaign with Red Cross of Serbia at the 18th International Mini Basket Tournament held in Belgrade for all participants, parents and coaches.
  4. Participation in Festivals with educational workshop and awareness raising activities: UN UF model Spain, meetings with Greek peers on the fight against human trafficking and presentation of programs, etc.
  5. Continuation of the Prevention and Education program of Republic of Serbia, delivery of awareness and education