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AHEAD

AHEAD project aims to promote between youngsters non–discrimination and to combat racism, xenophobia and other forms of intolerance against Roma and other Ethnic minorities (mostly migrants). Partners jointly work on innovative good practice approaches, human rights-based narratives, training, official regular meetings and European awareness raising campaigns. Project promotes inclusion, tolerance, mutual and multicultural understanding, and fight Roma, Ethnic minorities and migrants’ discrimination in Europe by an innovative approach that combine researches, training (national and international) on antidiscrimination and on hate speech, round tables, seminars, exchange of good practices, meetings between different representatives, stakeholders, CSOs and youths associations, and a massive dissemination campaign. Project aims to contribute to strengthen the capacity building of young victims (part of minorities) and the protection of youngsters belonging to minorities supporting them in capacity building and structured new mechanisms in public consultations in partner’s country (replicable all over Europe) on the issue of non-discrimination and fighting every form of hate speech against ethnic minorities, Roma and migrants.

AHEAD’s aim is to tackle hate speech (also online) and to combat discriminations that target minorities in 5 areas of civil rights: education, labor, housing, health, goods and services, through specific training offered to 200 participants and through an new approach that combines quantitative research, public meetings with stakeholders and awareness raising campaign. After providing expertise, building competences, advocating and raising awareness among youth people, partners will support the mobilization of young victims and will focus on Capacity building actions for youth, in order to involve youngsters in decision making and into new structured automatic mechanisms to empower their active participation on hate speech and antidiscrimination.
Open Call for 60 Participants for AHEAD Local Training – Extended Call

Open Call for 60 Participants for AHEAD Local Training – Extended Call

AHEAD project aims to promote between youngsters non–discrimination and to combat racism, xenophobia and other forms of intolerance against Roma and other Ethnic minorities (mostly migrants). Partners jointly work on innovative good practice approaches, human rights-based narratives, training, official regular meetings, and European awareness raising campaigns.

20/09/2023
Local Workshop in Tuzla – AHEAD

Local Workshop in Tuzla – AHEAD

On the 9th of September, a local workshop on the topic of human rights was held in Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina. The workshop aimed to educate participants about human rights and foster interactive discussions on this crucial subject. Organized by BRAVO, the event successfully brought together a diverse group of individuals who shared a common interest in human rights advocacy.

18/09/2023
Anti – Roma narrative and its connection to mental health

Anti – Roma narrative and its connection to mental health

The Roma people deal with a variety of difficulties on a daily basis. They are not given the chance to communicate about their problems, particularly those that relate to their mental health, and their general health and well-being are neglected. The intense prejudice and discrimination that the Roma people experience has undoubtedly a significant impact on their mental health.

31/08/2023
The ”AHEAD” event was implemented in Bihać, BiH

The ”AHEAD” event was implemented in Bihać, BiH

THE ”AHEAD” event took place in Bihać on the 22nd of August and it gathered over 15 young people who were eager to extend their knowledge and upgrade their skills. Unfortunately, we live in a world where equality is just a concept as many people face discrimination and prejudice on a daily basis.

28/08/2023
Remembering the Genocide of European Roma

Remembering the Genocide of European Roma

The Roma have endured several hardships and cruelties throughout history. Their suffering has gone unreported, and they have never truly had the chance to tell their stories. The genocide of the Roma people is often overshadowed by the Holocaust and it doesn’t get the adequate amount of attention as many people are not even familiar with it.

23/08/2023
The Detrimental Impact of Hate Speech on Generation Z – AHEAD

The Detrimental Impact of Hate Speech on Generation Z – AHEAD

In an age of widespread connectivity and digital communication, Generation Z, the demographic cohort born between the mid-1990s and early 2010s, is experiencing the profound effects of hate speech. Hate speech, which encompasses offensive language, discriminatory remarks, and derogatory comments aimed at marginalized groups, poses a significant threat to the well-being and development of this generation

09/08/2023
Promoting Equality and Respect: Preventing Discrimination and Hate Speech

Promoting Equality and Respect: Preventing Discrimination and Hate Speech

Understanding Discrimination: Discrimination by definition is unfair or unusual treatments towards a certain group of people and as such can take many forms, targeting individuals based on their race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion, disability, or other characteristics. Unfortunately, discrimination can be recognized everywhere: workplace, school, social media and even streets.

06/08/2023
Prijavi se za ”AHEAD&LEO” event u Bihaću

Prijavi se za ”AHEAD&LEO” event u Bihaću

Ukoliko si mlada osoba iz Bihaća, onda te pozivamo da nam se pridružiš na Erasmus+ događaju koji će se održati 22.08. Naime, ova radionica će se implementirati u sklopu dva Erasmus+ projekta ”AHEAD” i ”LEO”.

28/07/2023
BRAVO Hosts Second Transnational Meeting for AHEAD Project

BRAVO Hosts Second Transnational Meeting for AHEAD Project

BRAVO recently had the opportinty of hosting the second transnational meeting for the „Ahead“ project. The meeting, held on June 20, brought together four partner organizations dedicated to advancing the objectives of the project.

24/06/2023
The ROMA Culture

The ROMA Culture

The Roma have a rich cultural legacy that dates back centuries. The use of symbols, which serve as major expressions of their ideas, values, and traditions, is one of the most important components of their culture. These symbols can be found in a variety of forms, such as clothes, jewelry, and tattoos, and are frequently utilized to express messages of protection

17/05/2023
Raise Awareness About Discrimination Against Ethnic Minorities, Migrants and the Roma Community in the Scope Of The AHEAD Project

Raise Awareness About Discrimination Against Ethnic Minorities, Migrants and the Roma Community in the Scope Of The AHEAD Project

First-year students of International Relations and European Studies are conducting a research project on the effects of nationalism, ethnic division and discrimination on the European Integration of Bosnia and Herzegovina

08/05/2023
How can we support Roma’s communities?

How can we support Roma’s communities?

In numerous countries, Roma people have long endured structural prejudice, social isolation, and poverty. As a result, it is critical to support these groups and help to make improvements. Today, we’ll look at a few organizations that help Roma populations all across the world

03/05/2023
Month Day of Roma Women’s Activism: Fighting for Equality and Zero Tolerance for Discrimination

Month Day of Roma Women’s Activism: Fighting for Equality and Zero Tolerance for Discrimination

Roma women are facing obstacles on a daily basis. They are constantly being put at risk and they have an unequal position in society as their needs are not considered relevant by the authorities and are excluded from all spheres of public life.

23/03/2023
Erasmus+, ESC and AHEAD info day

Erasmus+, ESC and AHEAD info day

On the 3rd of February, an Erasmus+ & ESC Info day was held in Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina. There were over 50 participants present and among them were NGO representatives, activists, youth and sports workers, as well as other interested individuals with different backgrounds.

15/03/2023
ROMA POPULATION IN BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

ROMA POPULATION IN BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

Roma face the greatest discrimination in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Official estimates give a Roma population of 20,000, but other sources, including Roma associations and NGOs, estimate the number to be 30,000-50,000 or more. Most Roma in Bosnia and Herzegovina are Muslim.

28/02/2023
AHEAD – “NATIONAL MINORITIES IN BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA”

AHEAD – “NATIONAL MINORITIES IN BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA”

The Parliamentary Assembly of Bosnia and Herzegovina adopted the Law on the Protection of the Rights of Members of National Minorities in 2003. The law states that BiH will protect the position, equality and rights of 17 national minorities present in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH):

21/01/2023
AHEAD – “Swimming to Nowhereland”

AHEAD – “Swimming to Nowhereland”

The 21st century is the age of new technologies, progress, competition in the construction of high skyscrapers that touch the clouds. Even in such an age, it is almost unbelievable to

10/01/2023
AHEAD workshop, BRAVO Info Day at IUS and BOHEMSA

AHEAD workshop, BRAVO Info Day at IUS and BOHEMSA

BRAVO brings you another workshop held in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
The workshop was under the project “AHEAD” which talks about fighting and preventing discrimination and hate speech against ethnic minorities, the Roma population and migrants.

26/12/2022
AHEAD workshop, “Obrazovanje gradi BiH – Jovan Divjak” 15.12.2022.

AHEAD workshop, “Obrazovanje gradi BiH – Jovan Divjak” 15.12.2022.

BRAVO brings you another workshop held in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
The workshop was under the project “AHEAD” which talks about fighting and preventing discrimination and hate speech against ethnic minorities, the Roma population, and migrants.

21/12/2022
AHEAD – Awareness Campaign – Event 6 – Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

AHEAD – Awareness Campaign – Event 6 – Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

During the AHEAD Awareness campaign #BRAVO held one local activity in the hotel premises in Sarajevo, where we gathered our international and national volunteers not only #BRAVO volunteers but other local partners as well. International students in BiH, living in Sarajevo and other volunteers were participants in the workshop held 16.11.2022. in Sarajevo.

29/11/2022
AHEAD – Awareness Campaign – Event 5 – Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

AHEAD – Awareness Campaign – Event 5 – Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Project #AHEAD promotes non – discrimination between the youngsters and aims to combat all forms intolerance and discrimination against Roma community and other Ethnic minorities. During the AHEAD Awareness campaign #BRAVO held 4th local activity in Richmond Park School College, with High School students in Sarajevo. We organized workshop where 20 students in this group participated.

29/11/2022
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