The main idea of the project is to prepare and implement high-quality long-term education course through 4 trainings with the aim to support the professional and personal development of youth work practitioners and activists in the area of developmental community youth work for LGBTI persons.
This project addresses missing gap in LGBTI movement by providing long-term training course in developmental community youth work for LGBTI youth work practitioners and activists so they can implement high-quality developmental youth work programmes and empower local LGBTI communities in their countries, creating a better-organized group(s) with constructive activities and involvement of bigger number of community members.
The objectives of the project are:
- To build capacities of youth work practitioners and activists for planning, implementing and evaluating developmental youth work programmes with LGBTI people in their communities;
- To support exchange of good practices examples and experience in community work with LGBTI young people in the Western Balkans;
- To create, promote and deliver booklet of practices and methodologies in developmental community youth work with LGBTI youth in the Western Balkans to wider youth work public.
Project coordinating organization: LGB Youth support group “COME OUT” from Novi Sad, Serbia
The partners for this project are: Subversive Front – Macedonia, Helsinki Committee for Human Rights – Macedonia, Cure – BiH, CSGD – Kosovo, Queer Montenegro – Montenegro, Dejstvie – Bulgaria, Transparent – Croatia, TOC – BiH.
Project duration: 1 October 2017 – 30 June 2019.
The grant awarded for the project “Capacity building of Youth workers in the area of Community LGBTI Youth Work” is 98.706 EUR.