The Men and Boys as Partners in Promoting Gender Equality and prevention of Youth Extremism and Violence in the Balkans or Young Men Initiative II (YMI II) project builds upon CARE´s comprehensive and programmatic effort to fight interpersonal and gender based violence (GBV) as well as to improve gender equality in the region and address preventative issues related to youth extremism and violence.
The project objective is to enable positive and peaceful societies for young people in Serbia, Kosovo, Albania and Bosnia and Herzegovina, that support gender equality and decrease interpersonal violence and its extremism.
The project’s specific objective is to improve Youth NGOs and government capacities to integrate Program Youth – Life Skills Educational Curriculum in the current educational and youth policy strategies and strengthen governmental and civil society efforts related to the inclusion of youth vulnerable to extremism.
Purpose of the Movement Building Training
The Movement Building Training will be done complementary for the projects contributing to the 3rd objective, for the overall program of the Young Men Initiative II, both finance by Austrian Development Cooperation and OAK Foundation. The Movement Building Training will be carried out to contribute to a comprehensive understanding and increase of knowledge around movement development for the representatives of project partner organizations.
Date: February 26 – March 1st 2019 (0.5 day on 26th, full days 27th and 28th and 0.5 day on March 1st )
Place: Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Participants: 18 partners` staff (2 per each organization) + 4 CARE staff / Total 22
Objectives of the Movement Building Training
The objectives of the Movement Building Training are:
- Increased knowledge and understanding about how to build a social movement and how to coordinate it
- Tailored made steps and action plan for social movement around introduction of healthy lifestyles programs into high school curriculum
Offers should be submitted by January 15, 2019.
More information: TOR for MB Training.