The program of additional legal education

Due to the difficult situation in Ukraine, the level of significance of human rights fell. People do not know their rights and do not believe in them. For this reason, there was a need for additional training in the field of human rights and responsibilities for children of our country, because the children are our future. If people from childhood aware of the power of human rights, then our world will be better.

The program of additional legal education is an interactive course for children about human rights and responsibilities. In the development of the interactive part of the course was attended by children and young people. Experts of the project are successful lawyers, teachers, facilitators. Analogues of the program does not exist in Ukraine.

CAMPAIGN OBJECTIVES

The main goal is to promote and increase the legal awareness of children and young people of Ukraine through conducting interactive lectures, social films on human rights.

Overall objective: raising the general level of legal culture and improvement of legal education of schoolchildren, students acquiring the necessary level of legal knowledge, forming their respect for law and society.

Project Objectives
a) type the command lecturers-volunteers to work with children;
b) organize extra lessons in schools from holding classes on the subject of human rights;
c) promote the development of active position of students regarding the rights and freedoms.

HOW THE OBJECTIVES WERE ACHIEVED

In the first phase Anna Ganzhul developed The program of additional legal education. The program was approved by the Department of Education in Nikolaev.
1. Adoption of additional legal education program
2. Conducting presentation by the universities;

During the second phase was announced a selection group of lecturers.
3. Collection of questionnaires from students to take part in the project;
4. Analysis of profiles of students, selection of participants for The program.

The third phase Anna organized a school lecturers legal education.
1. Reconciliation of training places;
2. Invite coach;
3. Conduct school lecturers legal education.

Now the program works in the city of Mykolayiv.
1. Reconciliation schedule lessons in specific school;
2. Distribution of lecturers in schools;
3. Conduct training sessions for children
The program involved more than 150 volunteers. The course was attended by over 7000 children.

CAMPAIGN INNOVATIONS

During the creation of this program, the children were involved as a focus group. Children also created public service announcements on human rights and drew posters, which also became material for the course. In this project, students (young people) have become a facilitator for children. In this way the children are more receptive to material and gladly taught Human Rights. Experts of the project are successful lawyers, teachers, facilitators. Experts help to coordinate the work of the program of additional legal education. The program has also helped to consolidate the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Declaration of the Rights of the Child and the Constitution of Ukraine.

CAMPAIGN IMPACT

The program was approved by the Department of Education in Nikolaev. The program involved more than 150 volunteers. The course was attended by over 7000 children.

CHALLENGES FACED

The biggest obstacle was the coordination of the program with the Department of Education. Anna held a series of round tables and discussions in order to come to dialogue and mutual understanding.

LESSONS LEARNT

The lesson was, then you can not give up. We need only move forward and believe in our dream!

COUNTRY

Ukraine

CITY

Nikolaev

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