MedLIT – Media literacy for refugee, asylum seeking and migrant women

MedLIT – Media literacy for refugee, asylum seeking and migrant women

Objectives Developing innovative learning tools to increase media and digital competences of low – skilled/low qualified refugee, asylum seeking and migrant women. Improving media and digital literacy skills of low – skilled/low – qualified refugee, asylum seeking and...
BYMBE – Bringing Young Mothers Back to Education

BYMBE – Bringing Young Mothers Back to Education

Objectives To adapt and promote good practices of support for young mothers for going back to school or in employment in Europe. To develop innovative outreach strategy and motivational campaign for awareness raising on the issue of early school leaving of young...
ARISE – Appetite for Enterprise

ARISE – Appetite for Enterprise

Objectives To foster networking, knowledge, experience-sharing among social workers, trainers, intercultural mediators and key stakeholders to strengthen resources supporting integration of migrant women and their access to work and development of entrepreneurial...
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)

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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

Objectives 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...
ROOT – The involvement of Organized Criminal Groups in the Trafficking of Women for Sexual Exploitation: the case study of Palermo

ROOT – The involvement of Organized Criminal Groups in the Trafficking of Women for Sexual Exploitation: the case study of Palermo

ROOT – The involvement of Organized Criminal Groups in the Trafficking of Women for Sexual Exploitation: the case study of Palermo

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To contribute to a real comprehension of the impact of organized crime in trafficking in women
  • To prepare a transnational project directed at eradicating the trafficking in human beings (THB) for the purpose of sexual exploitation in Sicily, in a European dimension

  • Carrying out a research on trafficking of Nigerian women in Sicily and on the role of organized crime
  • An information campaign on THB issues to enable the local community to tackle and prevent THB
  • Awareness-raising campaigns throughout Sicily
  • Educational activities in schools
  • Inter-institutional activities for the establishment of a transnational network amongst territorial stakeholders against THB

  • Coordinator: CISS – International Cooperation South South (Italy)
  • CESIE (Italy)

Associated partners:

  • “Il Pellegrino della Terra” association (Italy)
  • Rankin Associate (United Kingdom)
  • NIGARS association and other public and private entities engaged in fighting THB in Palermo

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Project dates: 01/09/2013 – 31/08/2015

DG of reference: DG HOME, Home Affairs, ISEC Programme – Prevention of and fight against crime

Contact: CESIE: silvia.ciaperoni@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)

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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)

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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