GETZ project officially kicks off

GETZ project officially kicks off

The partners of the EU-funded project on gender equality - Equality Toolkit for Generation Z (GETZ) met in Brussels on May 14 and 15, 2018, for the official kick-off meeting. The European University Sports Association (EUSA) through the EUSA Institute is also partner in the project.

The objective of the “Gender Equality Toolkit for generation Z (GETZ)” project is to develop, deliver and evaluate an innovative educational resource specifically designed to educate Generation Z on the issues relating to gender equality and equal opportunities in sport.

The main part of the GETZ toolkit will be implemented in form of Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), consisting of unique set of lessons and resources specifically designed to highlight the issue of gender equality in sport in a practical, theoretical and applied way.

Discussions at the meeting

The coordinator of the project is the University of Worcetser - UW (GBR), with three more education bodies in the consortium - Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences - AUAS (NED), Vrije University of Brussels - VUB (BEL), Molde University College (NOR), as well as three sports governing bodies - EUSA Institute (SLO), Swedish Sports Confederation - SSC (SWE) and Croatian Olympic Committee - HOO (CRO). The project is co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union.

Within EUSA, the project co-ordinators is Ms Sara Rozman, Education and Development Manager, assisted by Mr Andrej Pisl, Communications and Projects Manager.

You will soon be able to follow the project also on social media under the handle and hashtag getzproject.