Girl Power Ukraine
Girl Power is the first unique school in Ukraine for girls from orphanages. A unique educational project designed to combat negative social phenomena, such as gender discrimination and increasing respect for women's rights, vulnerable groups. The main goal is to increase literacy among orphans on gender equality, methods of combating violence, skills of choice of profession and financial independence and, as a result, increase the level of protection of the rights of orphans, girls and women.
In 2020-2021 alone, 80 girls from orphanages in Kyiv and 20 participants in online format from Khmelnytsky, Sumy oblasts and Mariupol took part in the Girl Power educational project.
On September 26, 2021, the second, larger-scale project flow will start with training in 6 cities of Ukraine: Lviv, Kyiv, Donetsk, Luhansk (territories controlled by Ukraine), Nikopol, Zaporizhia.
🔹 4 streams of 20 girls.
🔹 One thread - 6 modules.
The offline and online course will include 6 educational modules on the following topics:
🟢 Reproductive health and sex education.
🟢 The rights of girls and women in overcoming domestic violence.
🟢 Self-education, increase of personal efficiency.
🟢 The role of women in society.
🟢 Development opportunities for girls in various fields, professions.
🟢 Leadership and career.
A total of 480 girls from orphanages and boarding schools across Ukraine will study during the program.
▪️ The project is supported by the Democracy Fund of the US Embassy in Ukraine. Embassy Kyiv Ukraine.
You can join the initiative and give the girls from orphanages faith and inspiration in realizing their dreams by clicking on the "Help" button