FREASCO is a European project founded by Justice Programme & Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme and aimed at: facilitating the early detection and reporting of episodes of sexism and sexual harassment as well as preventing gender-based violence occur within school and university contexts through the development of digital tools and targeted guidance to schools and universities.
In particular, the project addresses the cross-sectorial cooperation of 7 partners in 4 countries, in order to achieve the following specific objectives:
- Raise awareness and promote prevention on the phenomenon of sexual harassment, gender-based violence, stereotypes, homophobia and discrimination;
- Develop and disseminate practical tools for teachers and school/university staff to identify and prevent sexual harassment and gender-based violence;
- Monitor and improve the state of implementation of methods aimed at combating gender-based violence in European schools and universities;
- Strengthen the role of school and university staff in the fight against sexual harassment and gender discrimination.
Start date end date 01/01/2021 – 31/01/2023