On 24th September 2023, Roma center for women and children Daje organized the first peer education workshop in the elementary school Branko Pesic in Zemun. The workshop was part of organization’s project of peer education on equality and non-violence, supported by Equality Fund. The aims of this project are to prevent violence, promote equality and tolerance, and to support pupils from vulnerable groups in educational context with the aim to minimize their early drop-out from school.
On the first peer education workshop in the elementary school Branko Pesic, participants were introduced to the plan and ways of peer work during the current school year, and to their peer educators. Total of 22 pupils participated to the workshop. They were very motivated and excited to participate. The workshop had been facilitated by the trained peer educator, who completed the training for the peer education, which had been organized by our center in previous school year.