Youth Club in Stereotypes, based on role play

Posted on March 3, 2017

On 3rd March, Laura and Victoria held a Youth Club lecture on discrimination for Moldovan ten-graders. The topic was chosen to not only inform people about discrimination itself, but also to show them the importance of getting active when it comes to building a more inclusive society and to pursue European values. In order to make the participants aware of discrimination based on different unalterable characteristics the facilitators had prepared a role play. The students were given a person’s description…

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Alina, Irena and Gabriel running an Youth Club on Stereotypes

Posted on February 25, 2017

On 25th February Irena, Alina and Gabriel held a Youthclub session about stereotypes with the focus on gender. The target group were young Moldovans between 15 and 25 who were interested in European values and intercultural education. The main goal of the session was to make existing gender stereotypes visible in order to discuss them, to promote gender equality and to raise their awareness of how it’s possible to create an inclusive society. In mixed groups of five, the participants…

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What are prejudices?

Posted on February 18, 2017

On 18th February Irena, Alina and Gabriel gave a Youth Club lecture for young Moldovans on the topic of prejudices. The main goal was to raise the participants’ awareness concerning the power of prejudices. Since it is hardly possible to have no prejudices at all, it is very important to reflect on them and to realize, that most of them are not true. In order to achieve this goal, the participants were asked to imagine themselves as landlords who had…

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In someone else’s shoes

Posted on February 11, 2017

On 11th February, Irena, Alina and Gabriel invited young Moldavans aged 15 to 25 to their Youth Club meeting about discrimination. The topic was chosen to not only inform people about discrimination itself, but also to show them the importance of getting active when it comes to building a more inclusive society and to pursue European values. In order to make the participants aware of discrimination based on different unalterable characteristics the facilitators had prepared a role play. The students…

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Movie-screening on Discrimination

Posted on January 20, 2017

On​ 20th of January​ Ana and Arancha held lecture for Moldovan ten-graders of a lyceum. This time’s Youth club addressed the topic discrimination on the example of LGBT persons. The main goal of the session was, to enable the youngsters to learn about different forms of discrimination, to identify them in everyday-life and to fight against them in order to build up a more equal society. In order to make them experience what discrimination might feel like and what consequences…

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Second Youth Club delivered by Victoria and Laura

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In our second workshop, we moved on from Identity to Stereotypes. We were lucky to work with the same group as the first workshop. The session started with a quick energizer where we got the students to act out particular ideas (love, peace, trees, vacation etc.). This was a good way to wake up, as our lesson was one of the first of the day. We then moved onto a fun CSI (crime scene investigation) activity to figure out who…

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Discussing about Stereotypes with Arancha and Ana

Posted on December 2, 2016

Ana and Arancha organised a Youth Club session for a tenth grade of a secondary school in Chisinau on 2nd of December 2016. The topic was stereotypes in general and aimed on making youngsters aware of different aspects of these. Though everybody uses stereotypes in everyday life, it was important to the facilitators to point out certain risks connected to them. Stereotypes can easily lead to intolerance and discrimination. To avoid this and to teach the participants how stereotypes work,…

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Irina Apostol and Ema Balaban talked with volunteers from Republican Center for Children and Youth “ARTICO” about Stereotypes.

Posted on November 29, 2016

On 29th of November, Irina Apostol and Ema Balaban talked with volunteers from Republican Center for Children and Youth “ARTICO” about Stereotypes. Participants at this Youth Club shared their understanding on what is a Stereotype and how it affects our daily life.

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Youthckub in Stereotyoes with Irina and Ema

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On 29th November 2016 Irina and Ema held a Youth Club session for teenagers and young adults on stereotypes. Since the latter are practically omnipresent, the facilitators’ intent was to show that in their role as everyday generalizations they are not always bad but also to emphasize, that discrimination based on stereotypes is, of course, highly problematic. To underline the fact, that first impressions are not always true, the participants were separated in two groups. One group got pictures of…

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Reflecting on personal Identity

Posted on November 28, 2016

On 28th November 2016, Ana and Arancha gave a Youth Club lesson for Moldovan youngsters. The main topic of this meeting was identity. Though every person has one, it is important to reflect on it from time to time and to realize the importance of being open towards different people and societies. Undertanding, that we have sometimes more in common than we might think at first glance but also respecting differences is essential. To achieve this goal, the participants reflected…

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