Tuesday, September 16, 2014


Noored Ühiskonna Heaks (NYH) is promoting a call for participants for a Training Course called Gender: ReThink, Retweetwhich will take place in 22nd until 29th October 2014 in Bad Breisig, Germany.

This training course is designed to address matters related to gender, how it is constructed and how we could use social media to promote gender mainstreaming and to fight gender based discrimination and online hate speech. Other topics we are planning to discuss will be sexuality, identity and human rights and all will be addressed within the training course through very interactive approach based in non-formal education and experiential learning methodology.

The aim of this training course is to provide youth leaders, volunteers and youth workers to get familiar with basic terms used in discussion on gender related issues, gender based discrimination and opportunity to learn about the way media influences gender and different ways to fight discrimination based on gender by using online and offline tools.

This event will bring together 24 participants from Estonia, Albania, Belgium, Germany, Georgia, Italy, Kosovo, Macedonia, Portugal, Spain, Russia, Serbia and Turkey. The event will be held in English. There are 3 vacancies available and participants should have minimum 18 years old.

The Erasmus + Programme will cover 100% of the accommodation, food and activities and will reimburse 100% of the travel costs for the participants (up to 275 euros). There will be a participation fee of 40 Eur. per participant.

All the interested people should fill the application form below. The application form must be sent to marco@nyh.ee

Application deadline: 23th September 2014