The first phase of the last year’s project “Active Miss Wanted Now”, called “Active Ladies First” took place on 15th and 16th April 2011. The first phase included training sessions, interactive workshops, lectures and discussions with participants from six cities in Serbia about youth activism and gender equality. NDI coaching team, along with representatives of associations EXIT and Youth Dialogue Programme prepared the participants for developing their ideas youth projects, advocacy campaigns, using media to achieve their goals. Together with the 24 high school students from Kragujevac, Uzice, Novi Pazar, Novi Sad, Indjija and Pirot, trainings were attended by their teachers, so that these and similar programs can be implemented after the completion of this project.
The project “Active Ladies First” was supported by Olof Palme International Centre in Sweden.