Human Libraries against intolerance and discrimination

Dept 58 - International Relations Department
Dept 58 - International Relations Department

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Project
RegionÚstecký region
Title of the ProgrammeNGO Programme
Title of the ProjectHuman Libraries against intolerance and discrimination
Number of the Project3610054
Project Promoter

Amnesty International Česká republika, o.s.

http://www.amnesty.cz

Name of Norwegian Partner(s)

Amnesty International Norway

Objective of the Project

The project is aimed at sensitization and addressing and confronting attitudes of pupils and students of primary and secondary schools to people who are frequent targets of discrimination or prejudice in the form of project days, culminating in an interview sessions with the so-called "human books" - representatives of the groups to which stereotypes exist (Roma, homosexuals, foreigners etc.). The second part of the project consists of human rights seminars for teachers, lecturers and living books to multiplicate the project.

Approved grant

52 374 EUR

Project DurationStart date: 1st August 2014, End date: 30th April 2016