Isabel Tootill and Maja Markovic will share the journey of their joint initiative “HUMAN VOICES: building communities through the power of stories” a toolkit based on 6 stories, of 6 refugees and migrants living in Portugal and Serbia.
Isabel is co-founder and active team member of MEERU | Abrir Caminho, an NGO based in Porto, Portugal, which aims to promote communities through dialogue and proximity. Isabel is currently responsible for several projects and initiatives.
Maja is part of the team of ADRA Serbia, based in Belgrade, Serbia an organization which delivers relief and development assistance to individuals and communities. Maja is experienced in working with young refugees, especially unaccompanied minors and currently legal consultant on a project "Strengthening young Roma Families".
Isabel and Maja each represent their organization at KAICIID's Network for Dialogue, where they crossed paths and came together to develop their joint initiative.