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A workshop on gender equality was held

9. December 2020.

We held another workshop for students as part of the training program on sustainable development – this time on the topic of gender equality. In accordance with epidemiological measures, we conducted the workshop online.

Through the workshop, the purpose of which was to raise awareness about gender equality, the fourth-graders had the task of presenting their favorite toys and answering questions related to stereotypes about “male” and “female” toys. Students agree that there are no toys intended exclusively for girls or boys, but all children’s toys are intended for those who want to play with them, and that “there is no law” that prescribes that some toys are only for girls or boys. Through the tasks, the students, together with their parents, thought critically and led a discussion on the topic.

Other topics of sustainable development will continue to be implemented online, and some of the topics that follow are related to quality education, environmental protection, community partnership, economic development and others.

The project “The Future: For us and for you!” is co-financed by the Office for NGOs of the Government of the Republic of Croatia through the Swiss-Croatian Cooperation Program. The project leader is the Čakovec Red Cross City Society, and partners are Štrigova Primary School, ACT Group, Croatian Red Cross – Sisak Red Cross City Society, Ivan Kukuljević Sisak Primary School, Local Democracy Agency Sisak (ALD Sisak), Croatian Red Cross – City Society Donja Stubica Red Cross, Matija Gubac Elementary School Gornja Stubica, Zagor Association Network.

The program is co-financed by the Office for NGOs of the Government of the Republic of Croatia.


The views expressed in this material are the sole responsibility of the Local Democracy Agency of Sisak and do not reflect the position of the Office for NGOs of the Government of the Republic of Croatia.



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