SAFER – Systematic Approaches for Equality of gendeR

SAFER – Systematic Approaches for Equality of gendeR

Objectives To prevent, encourage reporting and combat gender-based violence (GBV) against children fostering a systematic approach in cultivating life skills, building healthy relationships, adopting and maintaining values, and increasing resilience and personal...
SHANARANI

SHANARANI

Objectives To support youth workers adapting and promoting good practices in their work on gender issues and avoidance of stereotyping. To enhance the participation of youngster developing innovative and motivational methodologies to overcome stereotypes on gender...
EQUALITY for CHANGE – Gender equality through global capacity building

EQUALITY for CHANGE – Gender equality through global capacity building

EQUALITY for CHANGE – Gender equality through global capacity building

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To foster cooperation and exchange of experiences and good practices in the field of young women empowerment and non-formal education
  • To build a transnational mobility EU-Africa women Network to promote non-formal learning
  • To improve the mobility of young people and youth workers, as well as youth employability
  • To increase young women’s understanding of intercultural dialogue and cultural diversity
  • To improve the quality and recognition of non-formal learning by developing educational programs in the field of media and new non-formal educational didactics

  • Carry out local research on the needs of young women and creation of a strategic report about the status of gender equality in partner countries
  • Public campaigning on gender equality and women empowerment in each partner country
  • Deliver national seminar on women and multimedia/ICT in each partner country
  • Deliver international youth training on media, communication and gender equality, Slovenia
  • Job shadowing opportunities in each partner country
  • Experience short term European Voluntary Service (EVS) in Kenya and Italy

  • Guidelines on EVS and Youth Mobility of women
  • Public Reports on local project activities achievements in each partner country

  • Coordinator: KID PiNA (Slovenia)
  • De Lindenberg (Netherlands)
  • TYCEN – Tanzania Youth Cultural Exchange Network (Tanzania)
  • CAPEC – Cameroon Association for the Protection and Education of the Child (Cameroon)
  • KVDA – Kenya Voluntary Development Association (Kenya)

Follow the project IN ACTION

Date of project: 01/02/2015 – 30/07/2016

DG of reference: DG EAC, Erasmus+, Key Activity 2 – Capacity Building in the field of youth

Contact: CESIE: giuseppe.lafarina@cesie.org


MER – Mediterranean for gender Equality and Rights

MER – Mediterranean for gender Equality and Rights

MER – Mediterranean for gender Equality and Rights

ObjectivesActivitiesPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To provide useful tools and skills for youth workers who work with marginalised youth because of sexual issues in order to foster their social inclusion
  • To promote EUROMED cooperation in the youth field
  • To exploit active citizenship rights, including European citizenship, through an intercultural dialogue

  • The MER training course is characterized by non-formal educational methodology. The activities foreseen include: group- building activities, artistic workshops, debates, intercultural events, exchange good practices

  • Coordinator: CESIE (Italy)
  • BGRF – Bulgarian Gender Research Foundation (Bulgaria)
  • AA – Amel Association International (Lebanon)
  • AFPDM – Associação para a Formação Profissional e Desenvolvimento do Montijo (Portugal)
  • AUJEA – Association Union Jeunesse Euromed Algerie (Algeria)
  • BEIT-ARIEL – Beit-Ariel Science Center for Youth (Israel)
  • BNHRE – Bulgarian Network for Human Rights Education (Bulgaria)
  • Vocational Training Centre of National Status- EUROPROGRESS (Greece)
  • GEMS – International Educational Centre (Czech Republic)
  • HOT – Haus der offenen Tür Sinzig (Germany)
  • IO – Inside Out (United Kingdom)
  • La Volonté – Association « La Volonté » pour le développement de Metline (Tunisia)
  • LE – Lam Echaml (Tunisia)
  • LOLST – Leaders of Life for Sustainable Development (Jordan)
  • PiNA – Kulturno izobraževalno društvo PiNA (Slovenia)
  • PISTES – Pistes Solidaires (France)
  • YPCSD – Young Partners for Civil Society Development Association (Romania)
  • YFA – Youth Future Association (Occupied Palestinian Territory)
  • MURCIA-YS – Murcia City Council – Youth Service (Spain)
  • WASEELA – Waseela for training and development (Egypt)
  • APPPE-GHARADAIA – Association Pour la Preservation du patrimoine et la Protectio (Algeria)

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Date of project: 01/03/2014 – 28/02/2015

DG of reference: DG EAC, Youth in Action Programme – 3.1 Cooperation with the Neighbouring

Countries of the European Union

Contact: CESIE: training@cesie.org


REPLACE 2 – Researching Female Genital Mutilation Intervention Programmes Linked to African Communities in the EU

REPLACE 2 – Researching Female Genital Mutilation Intervention Programmes Linked to African Communities in the EU

REPLACE 2 – Researching Female Genital Mutilation Intervention Programmes Linked to African Communities in the EU

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To implement the REPLACE behaviour change toolkit for ending Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) with practicing communities in the EU
  • To evaluate the experience of using the methodological approach and the behaviour change framework within the toolkit, amongst those involved
  • To engage communities in devising strategies for change
  • To develop feasible evaluation techniques and protocols with communities for their strategies for change
  • To develop and improve the REPLACE Behaviour Change toolkit for ending FGM in the EU
  • To build sustainability of the toolkit through knowledge transfer and capacity building with a range of partners and communities in the EU

  • Working with the original Somali and Sudanese communities (UK and Netherlands) from previous REPLACE project (2010-11) to apply the findings from that work and the REPLACE approach and devise new tailored strategies for change in their communities
  • Applying the REPLACE approach and toolkit to other FGM practicing communities in other EU countries (Italy, Portugal and Spain) to identify facilitators and barriers to change that are specific to them, and important as the focus for intervention strategy design

  • Coordinator: Coventry University (United Kingdom)
  • Forward UK (United Kingdom)
  • The Federation of the Somali Associations in the Netherlands (Netherlands)
  • Associação para o Planeamento da Família (Portugal)
  • Gabinet d’Estudes Socials (Spain)
  • International Centre for Reproductive Health, Ghent University (Belgium)

Follow the project IN ACTION

Date of project: 18/03/2013 – 18/11/2015

DG of reference: DG Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship – DAPHNE III Programme

Contact: partnership@cesie.org

www.replacefgm2.eu


SUNIA GEEL 2 – Take care of yourself 2

SUNIA GEEL 2 – Take care of yourself 2

SUNIA GEEL 2 – Take care of yourself 2

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To provide a framework to reduce violence against women and children of marginalised ethnic communities and ensure that their needs for safety and support are met. Main target groups are: Sinti, Roma and Muslim migrants and travellers.
  • To develop a deeper more evidenced based understanding of the needs of the victims of domestic violence in relation to professional service provision
  • To build the capacity of marginalised communities and service providers to initiate and promote change within their own environments that will enable them to address the issue of Domestic Violence and uphold the rights of women and children
  • To respond to women & children experiencing Domestic Violence by providing emotional and practical support in a culturally appropriate way

  • Elaboration of a State of the Art Report that will give a general overview about the issue of domestic violence in the partner countries
  • Formulate and produce a Domestic Violence Response Programme for women and young people based on tools and activities for their empowerment, building self-esteem and decision making
  • Information seminars about the developed Domestic Violence Programme in all partners’ country
  • Different kind of workshops with victims of Domestic Violence and also with perpetrators in collaboration with refuges
  • Counselling and practical support to women, children and young people who are at risk of, or who are experiencing, domestic violence

  • Coordinator: Exchange House National Travellers Service (Ireland)
  • Associata Nationalặ a Universitặtilor Populare (Romania)
  • IEIE – International Education Information Exchange (Germany)
  • Verein Multikulturell Migrationsakademie (Austria)

Follow the project IN ACTION

Date of project: 01/03/2013 – 28/02/2015

DG of reference: DG Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship – DAPHNE III Programme

Contact: CESIE: letizia.portera@cesie.org

www.suniageel2.eu


LBTG – Let’s Bridge the Gap!

LBTG – Let’s Bridge the Gap!

LBTG – Let’s Bridge the Gap!

ObjectivesActivitiesPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To analyze the stereotypes & ideologies on sexuality-related issues
  • To promote democratic & EU values, active citizenship, non-formal education and human rights in the fight against prejudices and all attitudes leading to exclusion & marginalization
  • To tackle sexuality issues proactively by including youth leaders and youth organizations & promote awareness
  • To support young people’s personal development and promote inclusiveness of youth service for marginalized groups – openness, dialogue, commitment of equality and tolerance, acknowledgement of diversity

  • Sharing of best practices in the field of youth work and methods to work with young people at risk or victims of single & multiple discrimination
  • Theoretical presentations by trainers (Sexual identity and education, Sexual orientation, Multiple identity and multiple discrimination of LGBTQ groups, Citizens rights and Marginalisation, Sexual health)
  • Non-formal education techniques & games
  • Artistic workshops & artistic exhibition (Flash Mob etc.)
  • Participation in Palermo Pride 2013

  • Coordinator: CESIE (Italy)
  • World Independent Youth Union (Armenia)
  • Modern Youth Public Union (Azerbaijan)
  • New Faces (Belarus)
  • BNCYTP (Bulgaria)
  • Lceducational (Cyprus)
  • Europe our house (Georgia)
  • Association of LGBT and their friends “Mozaika” (Latvia)
  • Rokiškio jaunimo organizacijų sąjunga “Apvalus stalas” (Lithuania)
  • Association for development of health and education CEDES (Moldova)
  • OCRE – Associação para a Valorização do Ambiente, Cultura, Património e Lazer (Portugal)
  • Volunteers Organization for Life – Romania (Romania)
  • Divadlo bez domova (Slovakia)
  • Hogeschool Rotterdam /Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences (Netherlands)
  • All-Ukrainian Association for Youth Cooperation “Alternative-V” (Ukraine)
  • Youth NGO ISKRA (Ukraine)

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Date of the project: 1/02/2013 – 31/01/2014

DG of reference: DG EAC, Youth in Action Programme – 3.1 Cooperation with the Neighbouring

Countries of the European Union

Contact: CESIE: angela.martinez@cesie.org


BODY – Culture, Body, Gender, Sexuality in Adult Trainings

BODY – Culture, Body, Gender, Sexuality in Adult Trainings

BODY – Culture, Body, Gender, Sexuality in Adult Trainings

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

The BODY project engages in exploring the impact of cultural differences related to body, health, gender and sexuality in adult training activities. Based on a the Consortium will to make the trainings a source of personal and social development and a space for intercultural dialogue.

  • Participatory research relying on adult trainers’ own experiences
  • Developing approaches and tools that help the integration of relevant cultural differences in adult trainings’ content and methodology
  • Focus Group session applying the Cohen-Emerique methodology
  • Production of learning material and implementation ‘Grundtvig in-service Training Course’

  • Coordinator: Élan Interculturel (France)
  • MHT Consult (Denmark)
  • KVG Katholieke Vereniging Gehandicapten Vormingsbeweging vzw (Belgium)
  • Ars Erotica Foundation (Hungary)

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Date of project: 01/11/2011 – 31/10/2013

DG of reference: DG EAC, Education and Training, Lifelong Learning Programme – Grundtvig Multilateral

Contact:

CESIE: luisa.ardizzone@cesie.org

www.bodyproject.eu


In between Us – Sexuality in the EU

In between Us – Sexuality in the EU

In between Us – Sexuality in the EU

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsInfo & contacts

  • To enhance intercultural skills of participants
  • To increase knowledge about cultural, gender and sexual stereotypes and European realities
  • Mobility of 20 adults from 6 European countries
  • To acquire transferable skills and knowledge including about the theme, as well as personal and collective creativity as tools in adult education
  • To promote use of art and creativity as a learning method and of raising awareness
  • To promote democratic and European values, active citizenship, non-formal education, development education and human rights in the fight against racism, xenophobia

  • Participants’ presentations about sexuality in their own countries (themes: art, culture, education, sexual minorities)
  • Itinerant seminar on Art, Culture and Sexuality in Palermo
  • Roundtable “Politics and sexuality”
  • Art workshops: painting and collage, photography and theatre
  • Video Projections and debates
  • Presentation of the Grundtvig programme and other LLP projects
  • Creation of ideas to develop new projects
  • Flash Mob to promote the final event
  • Final event “Palpitare di nessi”: painting and photography exhibition and theatrical performance

  • Acquisition of knowledge in the use of art and non formal methods as educational tools
  • Increased knowledge about cultural, gender and sexual stereotypes and European realities
  • Enhanced intercultural skills

Date of project: 7/05/2011 – 14/05/2011

DG of reference: DG EAC – Education and Training – Lifelong Learning Programme – Grundtvig Workshop

Contact:

CESIE: maja.brkusanin@cesie.org

www.cesie.org/in-azione/europa/in-between-us