Kateryna PUKHA, Ukraine
PROJECT: Increasing the Leadership Potential of Adolescents Studying at Vocational Schools

Kateryna is a social educator. She defended her Ph.D. thesis in 2016. For 11 years Kateryna works at the All-Ukrainian public center “Volunteer”. She is the project coordinator and leader of the prevention of aggressive behavior of adolescents and the prevention of domestic violence and child abuse.

Increasing the Leadership Potential of Adolescents Studying at Vocational Schools

Within the framework of the project, the Fellow will train 50 young people,potential leaders, in leadership skills, youth involvement in socially useful activities and the organization of useful activities for the community. After the trainings, young leaders will organize and implement 10 socially-beneficial initiatives in their communities. At the end of the project, they will be able to share the results at the final event.

Project activities:

  1. Developing “Development Studies” training program for adolescents of vocational schools
  2. Developing and printing workbooks on leadership position and social initiatives for students of vocational schools
  3. Selection of adolescents-students of vocational schools for participation in trainings
  4. Organization and conduction of the first one-day training “Introductory training “Choice for change “
  5. Organization and conduction of the second one-day training “Public activity and community activists “Biceps communities”
  6. Organization and conduction of the third one-day training “Youth Initiatives and Youth Participation in Community Life”
  7. Organization and conduction of the fourth one-day training “How to realize their creative potential: generation of ideas, creative approach, new forms of activities”
  8. Organization and conduction of the fifth one-day training “Advertising and PR activities, skills for creating social advertising and video clips”
  9. Organizing and conducting 10 social initiatives by trained teenage students of vocational schools
  10. Organizing and holding an experience sharing event on project results
Fellowship Programs 2018
Country Ukraine
Areas of Interest Awareness raising
Children & youth
Trainings & internships
Topics Education
Project duration May 2018 - November 2018

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