Building resilience and enhancing the intercultural competencies of refugees and asylum seekers through theater techniques

 

About the project

Go Up project – Building resilience and enhancing the intercultural competencies of refugees and asylum seekers through theater techniques – pursues to improve the inclusive education by offering innovative approaches and contents.

The Theater of the Oppressed has proved for decades its effectiveness addressing the social and psychological effects associated with social vulnerability.

 This Erasmus Plus Strategic Partnership aims to boost the participation of refugees, asylum seekers and migrants in adult education supporting teachers, educators and counselors with tailor made innovative methodologies and tools designed to build resilience and enhance intercultural competencies through theater techniques.

Objectives

• Provide innovative approaches and contents about Intercultural and Inclusive theater to enhance inclusive education

• Improve the skills that adult teachers, trainers, tutors and counselors require to effectively support the intercultural integration of refugees, asylum seekers and migrants

• Encourage refugees, asylum seekers and migrants participation in adult education programs

 

Project Results

Go Up Online Digital Database of good practices and resources in Intercultural and Inclusive Theater

An online tool that offers to adult education teachers and trainers innovative methodologies and inspirational good practices and resources to develop intercultural and inclusive theater projects

Training Curriculum for Intercultural and Inclusive Theater.

An ECVET curriculum (based on European Credit System for Vocational Education and Training) for the assessment, validation and recognition of Intercultural and Inclusive Theater learning outcomes

Go Up Pedagogical Handbook on Intercultural and Inclusive Theater.

An Open Educational Resource (OER) aimed to provide innovative pedagogical and methodological approaches on the use of theater techniques to teach intercultural competencies and support the cultural integration of refugees, asylum seekers and migrants

Go Up Toolbox for Intercultural and Inclusive Theater

A multilingual OER with a set of practical contents, activities and methods to provide adult education teachers, trainers, tutors and counselors, at national and European level, with theater techniques as useful tools to apply in their daily routine to teach intercultural competencies and support the cultural integration of refugees, asylum seekers and migrants

For more information please visit the projects website: www.go-up-project.eu

This project 2018-1-PT01-KA204-047449 has been funded with support from the European Commission, though the ERASMUS+ programme. This publication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.