Partners Bulgaria Foundation conducted a series of seminars with more than 80 students age 14-19 on the topic “Equality and the role of women for the development of society”.

Through interactive games, group activities and discussions, the youth learned about the history of women’s rights and women fights in different parts of the world to achieve equality and overcome existing discriminatory practices. Topics such as the image of women in the media, advertising and social networks and platforms, gender equality and the challenges facing modern women in modern society were discussed.

The purpose of the training is to increase the competence of young people on women’s rights. The educational program encourages students to gain in-depth knowledge and a better understanding of human rights and fundamental freedoms as core values ​​in a democratic society.

The seminars were organised with the financial support of the Bulgarian Fund for Women and the European Union. Views and opinions expressed are those of the author(s) only and do not necessarily reflect those of the Bulgarian Fund for Women, the European Union or the European Education and Culture Executive Agency. Neither BFW, nor the EU or EACEA can be held responsible for them.