GAINKIDS Global Citizenship for Kids


The GAINKIDS Global Citizenship for Kids is a 30-month Erasmus+ Strategic Partnership Key Action 2 project (2020-2023). This project is coordinated by APEI-Associação de Profissionais de Educação de Infância  and involves five partners: Aidlearn,Consultoria em Recursos Humanos Lda. (Portugal), Association of Human Rights Educators -AHEAD (Spain), Associzacione Culturale Piccabulla (Italy),  Uniwersytet Lodzki (Polan)  and Polytechnic Institute of Bragança – IPB (Portugal).  The project aims to: (i) train professionals to work on Children's rights in the context of a kindergarten; (ii) sensitize families to the importance of Children’s rights, respect and acceptance of differences; and (iii) involve Children in the reflection and production of the project's development instruments.

Project Coordinator at IPB: Cristina Mesquita / Team Members: Cristina Mesquita, Ana Prada and Cristiana Ribeiro / Coordinating Entity: APEI (Portugal)