I International Training on Gender Equality, 15-17th of June 2022, Göteborg, Sweden

The main goal of international training is to provide constructive knowledge and skills on gender equality in the education system to ensure early intervention in the perpetuation of prejudices and stereotypes. On the first international training we will improve youth and educators competences and gain new skills on gender equality, pay gap, equal treatment, family models, and gender roles questions and allow participants to be multipliers.

Event will be hosted by Burgårdens Gymnasium (Skånegatan 20, 412 51 Göteborg).

Registration for and attendance on first youth and experts meeting is free of charge and is officially launched on 15th of August 2022. Please confirm your attendace with local partner and register yourself here. Each partner coutry will be prested by 5 participants. Please note that arrangements for travel and accommodations, as well as all local and travel expenses incurred by participants need to be confirmed with lead organiser. 

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15th of September 2022, Göteborg, Sweden
Arrival and working day I - Venue: Burgårdens Gymnasium
 (Skånegatan 20, 412 51 Göteborg) and Zoom
12.00 - 12.45 Arrival in School and Lunch
12.45 - 13.00 Meeting with project partner’s teams (Sweden, Finland, Denmark and Estonia)
13.00 - 13.45 Meeting of youth with each other and discussions in groups: on Why we need gender equality?
14.00 - 15.30 Workshop “Gender Journey at school” (stereotype game, values game, youth participation and engagement discussions, sharing best practices etc.)
15.30 - 16.00 Summary

16th of September 2022, Göteborg, Sweden Working day II - Venue: Burgårdens Gymnasium (Södra vägen 54, Göteborg)
10:00 – 10:30 Introduction into Gender Equality and Equal treatment questions and documents - Reet Laja, The Estonian Women’s Studies and Resource Centre
10:30 – 11:00 The situation of gender equality in Nordic states - Laura Hagström, Ekvalita, Finland
11:00 – 11:30 Norm criticism & 3R method presentation - Malin Gustavsson, Ekvalita, Finland
11:30 - 12:00 Reducing gender inequality and the role of young people in achievement of SDGs - Ivan Vasilevskikh and Alejandra Cordero Hansen - Copenhagen Business Academy students
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 14:30 Meedia and Gender equality - Barbi Pilvre Strongard, Tallinn University Researcher
14:30 - 14:45 Gender equality and equal treatment in education: from theory into practice - Susanne Kallanvaara, Burgårdens Gymnasium
14:45 - 15:00 Discussion in working groups (Gathering of materials for toolkit)
15:00 – 15:45 Gender segregation in education and the labor market in example of Finland - Virve Savoila, Ekvalita, Finland
14:45 - 15:00 Discussion in working groups (Gathering and production of materials for toolkit)
16:00 – 16:15 Coffee break
16:15 - 16:45 Gender equality and equal treatment through license of civil society - Mashuda Rahman, The Salvation Army, Finland
16:45 - 17:00 Discussion in working groups (Gathering and production of materials for toolkit)
17:00 - 17:30 Summary and follow up activities
19:00 Dinner in the Hotel and Free time

17th of September 2022, Göteborg, Sweden Working day III - Venue: Apple Hotel (Torpavallsgatan 6, 416 73 Gothenburg, Sweden)
10:00 - 11:00 How to decrease gender-based violence in our countries: at home, at school, at work (discussion in the working groups)
11.00 – 12.00 Summary and conclusions by youth and experts Departure