TRAINING ABOUT REFUGEE RIGHTS & CULTURAL DIVERSITY
This training cycle consists of 12 interactive training sessions in Vilnius, Kaunas, Klaipėda, Rukla for refugees and other third countries’ nationals (a third-country national is a non-EU country or a national of Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway or Switzerland), activities’ organizers, project volunteers and students of Lithuanian universities. These trainings and its program are prepared in cooperation with Lithuanian refugee rights specialists and the specialists with refugee status. By learning about the refugee rights under Lithuanian national, EU and other international legal acts, refugees and other third-countries’ nationals will become more confident, they will be acknowledged and will discover, where they can turn for help in Lithuania.
The training activities will provide opportunities to learn about cultural diversity, to build intercultural dialogues and friendships. Students of Lithuanian universities will get acquainted with the protection of human rights, the challenges faced by refugees and third-country nationals in Lithuania and Europe, will have opportunities to build intercultural dialogue and be involved in advocacy campaigns together with refugees and other third country nationals. The organizers of activities and volunteers will be better equipped for intercultural activities and will improve their cultural awareness and knowledge about human rights.
For additional information about training:
Lina Grudulaitė, training manager, firstname.lastname@example.org
Yusufi Muhammodzoda, training lecturer, email@example.com
The project is co-financed by the National Program for Asylum, Migration and Integration 2014–2020 and the state budget of the Republic of Lithuania.