Bullying has become one of the most pressing phenomena
Bullying consequences can be devastating on young people future. 44,5% bullied young people end education at secondary level. 9,2% skip school 3-4 days in two weeks. 42,4%feel outsider, 63,9% are anxious. On long term all consequences lead to social isolation, school leaving, depression and suicide thoughts, even to suicide.
In this context was born the project „Stop Bullying”, funded by the Erasmus+ programme of the European Union, that will be implemneted in partnership with 5 organizations: Asociatia Be You-Romania – coordinating organization, Youthfully Yours-Slovakia, Stowarzyszenie Sztukater-Poland, European Youth Centre Břeclav-Czech Republic, Pendik Municipality – Turkey.
The aim of our project is to empower young people with human rights, democracy and active citizenship education to act against bullying from both roles, victims and witness and to reduce this phenomenon among young people.
- to increasing the level of knowledge about bullying phenomenon, types of bullying and its manifestation;
- to raise awareness on causes and consequences of bullying and cyberbullying;
- to equip young people with effective methods, tools based on human rights, democracy and active citizenship education to take action.
The project will be implemented between 02-11 June in Aninoasa, Dambovita.
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