The Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies (MIGS), in collaboration with the Commissioner for the Protection of Children’s Rights and the Cyprus Pedagogical Institute organize the conference ´´Gender Equal Education: Innovating through Play’’ that will take place next Thursday 13th of June 2019 at POED, in Nicosia (Cyprus).
During the conference the results of the European projects GenderEd, Free to choose and Play it for Change, in which innovative learning methods to combat gender stereotypes using games, music and audiovisual media have been implemented, will be presented. Experts, teachers and students will likewise describe their experiences both developing and playing Free to choose and Dream Fighters, both games designed to challenge gender stereotypes.
The conference will also feature music concerts and clips related to gender-based violence in teen relationships created by students across Cyprus secondary schools.
For more information please contact MIGS (tel +357 22 795152/3, email: email@example.com).
You can also check the program of the conference, attached below.
This platform is part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacities of equality actors" of the Priority Solidarity Fund "Women for the future in the Mediterranean" funded by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and led by the European Institute of the Mediterranean, in the framework of the project “Developing Women's Empowerment” labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.