18 December 2023

Assess yourself with Mídete and change things up for nonviolence

If there’s one word that’s inherently linked to Mídete, a Cuban campaign against violence in childhood and adolescence, it is CHANGE: “The act, process or result of changing. Relating to the transformation of something or someone”. We are talking about changes that are more than necessary when 41.6% of a total of 8,603 children and adolescents…, Assess yourself with Mídete for change, The didactic, educational and communication resources proposed by a campaign such as Mídete support processes of social and behavioral change, while questioning people and their indifference, acceptance or naturalization of violent practices in the upbringing of children and adolescents. They question the tolerance to online violence and its…, Allies for change, In the course of the Mídete campaign, projects have been identified that focus their actions on educational and recreational activities for children and adolescents; others accompany families in their upbringing dynamics. Contacting their coordination and work teams and exchanging on the campaign’s axes has resulted in a fruitful union. Some of…, Tu taller, This is a Local Development Project based in Havana that, from the perspective of the visual arts, connects children with issues of their interest. At its headquarters, they organized a creative workshop under the Mídete call for the production of animated videos using the stop motion technique, in which the participating children identify…, Golden Kids, This Local Development Project dedicated to education in entrepreneurship during childhood has strengthened its partnerships with the Mídete campaign through events, participatory actions and workshops. The gender and inclusion approach runs across the design of their activities, so it is very practical for them to reflect the themes of the…, Reaching the communities, In accordance with the theory of change set out in the Mídete campaign, the strategies, channels or ways for convening and feedback have been diversified and complemented. This has made it possible to influence more children, adolescents, parents, other caregivers and key actors in the participatory processes that promote respectful upbringing and…, Small changes that mobilize, At the gates of its final stage, Mídete is approaching a crucial moment of learning to promote changes that benefit the well-being and development of children and adolescents in Cuba. Alliances, meeting spaces, an increasingly diverse voice and, above all, the generation and socialization of evidence are essential to address such a complex and…