img_0622All students participating at the “Building Healthy Intimate Relationships” Workshops organised in Cyprus, were invited to design and create messages and products to be used for the realization of an awareness raising campaign with the aim to inform and sensitize all adolescents throughout Cyprus on intimate partner violence and healthy relationships.These action were implimented within the framework of the project GEAR against IPV II- Gender Equality Awareness Raising against Intimate Partner Violence, implemented during the period of 2014 to 2016, and co-financed by the Daphne III Programme of the European Union.

The students were invited to create products in order to deliver campaign messages to their peers: messages on building healthy, equal relationships based on mutual respect and free from any form of violence, as well as about what one can do to protect themselves and others from violence. The students were free to choose the format of the product they wished to develop (text, drawing, collage, poster, song, theatrical play, film etc.). Read more →

manualThis manual has been produced in the framework of the project “END FGM. Cooperation, synergies and structured dialogue among civil society and EU institutions to address female genital mutilation as a development issue”, coordinated by Associazione Italiana Donne per lo Sviluppo (AIDOS), Italy. The manual has been developed to address FGM as a gender and development issue, by mainstreaming activities for its abandonment in all development policies and programmes. It is meant to be a practical tool to be used by skilled trainers for training EU Local Authorities officials (LAs) and project managers of Non State Actors (NSAs) when implementing development projects and programmes, or current social intervention projects. The manual aims at enabling them to better understand the facts, root causes and socio-cultural dimensions of the practice, gain knowledge about the most successful interventions and be able to design programmes/ projects which also address FGM.

 

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12790921_520276781483323_1949146612778548687_nΤο εγχειρίδιο για την Σεξουαλική Διαπαιδαγώγηση των Εφήβων στη Μέση Εκπαίδευση δημιουργήθηκε για την προώθηση της εφαρμογής της Σεξουαλικής Διαπαιδαγώγησης στη Μέση Εκπαίδευση, συγκεκριμένα για την Β’ και Γ’ Γυμνασίου όπως περιλαμβάνεται στο Πρόγραμμα Σπουδών της Αγωγής Υγείας του Υπουργείου Παιδείας και Πολιτισμού.

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WAVE_StepUp_Logo_300pxThe Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies (MIGS) as a member of the WAVE Network, a formal network NGO composed of European women’s NGOs working in the field of combating violence against women and children, is the national implementer of  the  WAVE Step Up! campaign in Cyprus.

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GEAR IPV PROMOTIONAL VIDEOThe Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies (MIGS) presents the promotional video produced in the framework of the project GEAR against IPV II- Gender Equality Awareness Raising against Intimate Partner Violence, implemented during the period of 2014 to 2016, and co-financed by the Daphne III Programme of the European Union.

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