“Free from sexism and sexual harassment at school” – FREASCO
FREASCO is a European project promoted by Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme and aims to: facilitate the early detection and reporting of episodes of sexism and sexual harassment as well as prevent gender-based violence occur within school and university contexts through the development of digital tools and targeted guidance to schools and universities.
In particular, the project addresses the cross-sectorial cooperation of 7 partners in 4 countries, in order to achieve the following specific objectives:
- Raise awareness and promote prevention on the phenomenon of sexual harassment, gender-based violence, stereotypes, homophobia and discrimination;
- Develop and disseminate practical tools for teachers and school/university staff to identify and prevent sexual harassment and gender-based violence;
- Monitor and improve the state of implementation of methods aimed at combating gender-based violence in European schools and universities;
- Strengthen the role of school and university staff in the fight against sexual harassment and gender discrimination.
More info: www.freasco.eu
Project period: 01/01/2021 – 31/01/2023
UNIVERSITA DEGLI STUDI DI FIRENZE (Lead Partner; Itlay)
CENTRO STUDI CULTURA SVILUPPO ASSOCIAZIONE (Italy)
IRIS SrL (Italy)
UNIVERSITY OF TARTU (Estonia)
WOMEN’S SUPPORT AND INFORMATION CENTRE NPO (Estonia)
SC PSYTEL (France)
INSTITUTE OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT (Greece)
NPO Women’s Support and Information Centre’s self-financing in the project is co-funded by National Foundation of Civil Society with 4 793,6 euros.