Adaptation of the toolkit of a gender-specific program for boys leaving the public care system

ЕМроwеr - The Еmеrging Маrkеts Foundation Ltd.

01.02.2018 – 31.12.2018



The aim of the project was to develop a similar program for boys based on previous experience of a gender-specific program for girls.
The following activities were carried out within the framework of the project:
  • three focus groups to determine the interests and characteristics of the socialization of young men (with employees of vocational schools and colleges, with volunteers of the movement “You know the right way? Have it your own way" and with girls, participants in similar projects, as well as with young men who will be participants in the project);
  • activities aimed at developing leadership skills and a pro-active attitude, increasing self-esteem and developing emotional intelligence, expanding social connections with peers and competent adults (visiting a shelter for homeless animals, a station game, watching and discussing feature films, theater studio) in 30 young men, who were program participants;
  • conducting 5 trainings for young men to improve their knowledge on the prevention of addictive behavior, preservation of reproductive health, countering violence, participation in volunteer movements, gender stereotypes;
  • a city-wide video competition on gender attitudes;
  • activities aimed at developing financial planning skills and skills in preparing resume and interviewing for 30 young men who participate in the project
  • assessing the effectiveness of the program.
Положение о конкурсе

Победители городского конкурса видеороликов по вопросам гендерных установок
Первое место по количеству баллов от членов жюри занял видеоролик команды Колледжа туризма и гостиничного сервиса г. Санкт-Петербург "Они смотрят в темноту".
Второе место занял ролик "Мы не ошибка" от команды Санкт-Петербургского государственного бюджетного профессионального образовательного учреждения «Медицинский колледж №1».
 Третье место разделили работы команд Санкт-Петербургского государственного бюджетного профессионального образовательного учреждения «Медицинский колледж №1» "Наше дело" и "Семьи".