The Association Pro-Mehedinti is a non-governmental organization founded in July 2007 in Drobeta Turnu Severin, with the declared mission of supporting the overall sustainable development in the Mehedinti County by promoting the values of this place at regional, national and European level.
Pro-Mehedinti Association has a number of 12 employees and an experience gained by its members in their fields of activity, professionalism and willingness towards direct involvement in the community life. The association has more than 40 volunteer members with specific professional skills, who have acceded to the organization convinced of the utility of setting it up.
Pro-Mehedinţi meets from doctors in biology, economics and geology – with university career, studies and researches in popular specific fields; doctors, teachers, engineers, IT and media specialists or lawyers – to pupils and students. Many of them are already known in the county as people involved in the community life, participating in multiple activities to promote tourism and natural values, bringing their personal guaranty to the organization they are part of, too.
Pro-Mehedinti Association has foreseen in its statute objectives and types of activities aiming at involving citizens in social and administrative life, informing and conciliating the population from the rural and urban area, developing programs of trainings programs in urban and rural area, offering services of work mediation, promoting equal opportunities and non- discrimination behavior in the society, informing and awareness upon this region natural and historical values, preserving and maintaining a clean environment.
Through the projects implemented in the last years, individually or in partnership with other organizations and public institutions, the Pro-Mehedinti Association has carried out information and awareness trainings, professional trainings, instruction sessions, workshop and promoting campaigns, participation to tourism fairs at nation level and workshops and campaigns to promote and protect the environment.
Pro-Mehedinti Association is an accredited organization for implementing projects within The European Voluntary Service as a sending/hosting/coordinating organization.
Also, the Association has obtained accreditations and provides services of information and professional conciliating, work mediation, and programs of professional training on themes like informatics competences and entrepreneurial competences.