Move Together [Terre des hommes]

Among friends

Move Together project led to creating a community of practice that contributed to enhancing the necessary skills and knowledge in order to offer children and youngsters psych-social support with the help of sports and to raise their self-esteem and resilience. 

The success of the project is measured by the great attandance of migrant communities' representatives, the high number of meetings, variety of cultures, interaction and open communication. Women from second or even third generation, children and youngsters spent time together, had overcame the language barriers and discovered pieces of other cultures. 

Conducted during 2018, the project focused on women, children, youngsters with refugee status and to local community represenatives and was implemented in Constanta and Bucharest in Romania intending to getting a better understanding, respect, tolerance among refugees and local community, to widen the openess regarding different traditions, customs from different communities and to reduce stigamtization and discrimination towards refugees.