Promimpresa is a partner of the Erasmus+ project “RAISE -Raising Awareness for Inclusive Societies Expression – 2019-1-FR02-KA205-015865”. The project has a duration of 24 months, starting in October 2019 and ending in September 2021.
Together with the project coordinator ANI International (France), and partners Merseyside Expanding Horizons (UK), Mar Violeta (Spain), Novo Mundo (Portugal) and United Societies of Balkans (Greece), Promimpresa is pursuing the goal of creating a more cohesive and inclusive society, that allows all citizens, no matter cultural, religious, gender, racial differences to live happily and under no pressure.
Project objectives are:
– To understand, reflect and find solutions against the hate speech wave, and specifically, understand the difficulties and damages that victims of hate speech suffer at a psychological and sociological level so forward, we can look for answers and solutions to work effectively, mainly through education, on this huge hate matter.
– To empower the youth on their achievement of higher levels of self-confidence and on the affirmation of their identities through the work together with youth workers and institutions (through education), giving them tools to empower themselves and to empower the work of the professionals that works with discriminated targeted groups.
– To carry this project transnationality to face the unstable period that Europe is crossing with deep changes happening, the exit of United Kingdom of the EU, the rising of extreme ideas of nationalisms and radicalization and the instability regarding migration policies that instigate even more discrimination.
The main target groups addressed are:
– Youth Workers
– Young people
– Local Public Authorities
The project sets out to produce 4 Intellectual Outputs:
EU Comparative research on hate speech
Toolbox for youth workers
Raise Up Manual!