CURE Foundation is implementing a project in cooperation with Sarajevo Open Center in 2016 and 2017. This project will be implemented as a part of a bigger project to utilize the EU integration processes for the enhancement of LGBT rights. In BiH, along with SOC, CURE Foundation will implement activities in the area of the enhancement of LGBT rights such as workshops, textbook analysis and public campaign for raising visibility of the issues LGBT people face in everyday life in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
The overall purpose of the project is to increase awareness of LGBT issues in everyday life in BiH.
The objectives of the project are:
-to contribute to the visibility of LGBT issues in the sector of education through textbook content analysis, meetings with the Ministry of Education and Pedagogical Institute, and a public campaign to bring the issues to the eyes of the public through the media in BiH
-to educate new members of the LGBT movement on the topics of discrimination against the LGBT community and hate crime/speech, and empower them to fight for the rights of LGBT people