Association for education and social development

We are non-profit NGO. We wish to contribute to the positive advancement in the field of education, culture, sports and social development.


Association for Education and Social Development (Društvo za izobraževanje in socialni razvoj – Društvo DISORA) is a non-profit NGO from Maribor, Slovenia. Organization was established in 2018 with the aim to contribute to a positive change and better integration of vulnerable groups through programs and activities in the areas of lifelong learning, culture, sports, and social development.
DISORA is addressing challenges of different vulnerable groups - migrants, unemployed, old people, less privileged youth among others. The challenges include cultural and social integration, intergenerational dialogue and cooperation, active citizenship, entrepreneurship, language learning, and improvement of different basic skills.
We are experienced in developing and testing curriculums and learning/teaching materials, exchanging good practices, developing applications, and testing innovative practices.
At the moment, we are participating in 2 international Erasmus+ projects for adult education. In the first one we are developing self-learning materials for building entrepreneur skills, and in the second one we are preparing and testing train the trainer materials for building basic home economy skills for most vulnerable groups of society.
Organization has 3 part-time employees and devoted volunteers. Together we have more than 25 years of experience in the areas of lifelong learning and various aspects of project work/project management. We have built a network of relevant institutions and stakeholders in Slovenia as well as in the field of European projects.

Let's Get In Touch!

Ready to start your next project with us? That's great! Give us a call or send us an email and we will get back to you as soon as possible!

+386 41 579 773 (Marijana Simonič)
+386 41 505 131 (Ivan Močnik)