10 fantastic girls from Smederevo, Belgrade and Nis, acquired the knowledge and skills necessary peer workshops, through training on PREVENTION OF VIOLENCE AGAINST GIRLS.
We opened an exhibition called "Boys don't cry, and girls are pretty" in the gallery of the Nis Cultural Center. At the exhibition, you can see the works created at the VI Feminist Art Colony, the works will be exhibited until April 19. The opening was covered by City Radio.
On the occasion of International Women's Day, we organized a street action in which activists performed a dance performance with the song "Break the chain" as part of the global campaign "One Billion Rises Against Violence Against Women".
Planting of the Japanese cherry trees in Nis was a part of the "One Billion Rising" global campaign to end rape and sexual violence against women. In 2021 this campaign dedicated itself to preserving Mother Earth under the slogan "One Billion Rising 2021: Rising Gardens".
The year 2020 had been a challenging one for all of us so the Center for Girls gathered institutions from 4 cities at a conference where we talked about challenges regarding preventing violence against women and human trafficking during this unheard-of situation with the entire world at a standstill and when, due to various factors in the middle of the pandemic, the violence against women and human trafficking found a fertile ground to grow on.