The project implement under programme "Democratic and Inclusive School Culture in Operation (DISCO)". Project is aimed to prepare trained specialists and relevant tools/source to create inclusive school environment in Ukraine, in accordance with Charter on citizenship and human rights education articles:
- non-governmental organizations and youth organisations have a valuable contribution to make to education for democratic citizenship and human rights education;
- effective learning in this area involves a wide range of stakeholders including policy makers, educational professionals, learners, parents, educational institutions, , non-governmental organizations etc.;
- an essential element of all education for democratic citizenship and human rights education is the promotion of social cohesion and intercultural dialogue and the valuing of diversity and equality, including gender equality etc.), the present Call for proposals and also recent amendments to legislation of Ukraine.
Also, due to co-organizing 3th International Conference of parents of LGBT children in Ukraine (Kyiv, September 2019), we will coordinate strengthening communication links between Ukrainian NGOs serving children and youth, and contribute to improvement of their theoretical and practical skills how to work with LGBT+ and other vulnerable children and youth to address violence, bullying and suicide.
We will use outcomes of the previous cycles of the programme, in particular «Addressing violence in schools through education for democratic citizenship and human rights education" and will disseminate the booklet among Ukrainian schools. More information about programme.