Psychosocial support for vulnerable girls

Psychosocial support for vulnerable girls

Psychosocial support for vulnerable girls

Lockdown during the Covid 19 pandemic did not stop us – with the help of the Ecumenical Women’s Initiative from Omiš, we organized our first online activities, i.e. a program of psychosocial support for vulnerable girls in our team. Online sessions were led by psychologist Nela Marinković.

Football And Love For Everyone

Football And Love For Everyone

Football And Love For Everyone

During 2021, almost all Roma girls from Semizovac started to play football in NOVA ŽENA. Free sports equipment for  all girls in our team and free regural trainings (two times per week) were provided by Fare network and UNFPA.

Roma Girls Empowerment

Roma Girls Empowerment

Roma Girls Empowerment

By organizing the Round Table for Roma girls/women, we found out their daily struggles for a dignified life. With the help of the Urgent Action Fund, we expanded the range of our activities for the benefit of this ethnic minority; we enabled access to health insurance for two Roma girls and their medical rehabilitation.

Roma Inclusion in Football

Roma Inclusion in Football

Roma Inclusion in Football

Despite the Corona pandemic, in 2020 we started with very important youth work – inclusion of Roma kids in football team NOVA ŽENA. In prime school in Semizovac we held inclusive workshop and continued with trainings, but now with Roma girls and boys. Supported by Fare network/FootballPeople campaign.

Gender equality in football

Gender equality in football

Gender equality in football

During 2019, we moved from Vogošća to Semizovac and continued to popularize women’s football in small communities. Regular activities (trainings twice per week/occasional football matches) and beautiful sports equipment were made possible by the German Embassy in Sarajevo.