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‘Youth Fest’ – addressing gender based violence through theatre plays

22 October 2014
Center for Arts Development Artpolis with the support of UNFPA, organized the 6th edition of the Youth Fest, aiming to increase youth engagement in addressing gender-based violence, using theatre as the main tool for education. Four groups of young people, coming from four different municipalities: Mitrovica, Gjakova, Gjilan and Dragashi, were initially trained, mentored and […]

Center for Arts Development Artpolis with the support of UNFPA, organized the 6th edition of the Youth Fest, aiming to increase youth engagement in addressing gender-based violence, using theatre as the main tool for education. Four groups of young people, coming from four different municipalities: Mitrovica, Gjakova, Gjilan and Dragashi, were initially trained, mentored and assisted to prepare four performances to compete for the festival. Performances elaborated different topics, including: violence at schools, sexual harassment, abuse of privacy through information technology, and reproductive health and contraception.