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Try to be a rainbow for children

Our motto is "healthy child, healthy world"

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What problem does the idea help to solve and how does your solution work? (2,000 characters maximum)

According to the latest report of the U.Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Turkey hosts the world’s largest number of refugees and asylum-seekers.Total number of refugees is over 3.6 million in Turkey.Syrian refugees constitute the majority of this number.This Syrian population lives in very poor conditions and drifting even more to poverty. And children are the most affected and vulnareble group of this population.In the scope of the project,children who have escaped from war and experienced trauma during forced migration will be examined in the presence of specialist therapists.The effects of psychological trauma and traumatic stress disorders will be determined and appropriate psychological support will be given to children by specialist art therapists.Various kinds of activities will be organized to help their social integration.According this action plan selected schools will be announced in the week of art and science.Art and science bus will be sent to designated schools:On these buses : Piano,guitar,violin,trumpet,saxophone,drums educations will be given by experts.Students will demonstrate their skills after a certain period of time Latest Technologies will be introduced and students will be provided to using.Drone Education program,3d modelling will be taught to students.The impact of art and science on children will be measured by first and last testing.Children who have been exposed to art and science will be provided with the dream of a healthier future

Geography of focus (500 characters)

It is very important for these children not to give up their dreams of career, to establish one-to-one relationships with them so that they can become a healthy and self-developed part of society and to show them that they have different options for their future.Therefore, our main target is in Seyhan and Yüreğir districts of Adana. recognition of art and sicience for migrant children studying in 10 schools to create a new service model to support the education system.

Building Bridges: What bridge does your idea build between people on the move and neighbors towards a shared future of stability and promise? (500 characters)

Refugee children between the ages of 8 and 12 will be encouraged to dreams for the future. Children who suffer trauma during migration will stick to life Students will be encouraged to have a good profession Contribute to the integration of refugees into society Our main aim is to contribute to the formation of a healthy society by educating children and young people who have the right information and who can solve problems.We work will on building a cultural bridges between Syrians and Turkish

What human need is your idea solving for? (1,000 characters)

While the humanitarian crisis that started in Syria in 2011 continues without a doubt, children's lives are becoming more dramatic day by day.According to the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), 5.5 million children have been affected from the conflicts in Syria today.New York University lecturer Assoc. Dr. Selçuk Şirinin's research also found that 74% of children who came to Turkey lost one of their family members and 30% were armed or physically violent victims.These conditions cause great trauma to children.Educational activities aim to make young generations a healthy and self-developed part of society. This purpose especially in the realization of the education given to Syrian children is prominent. Because the children who are trying to understand and perceive the outside world understand the facts and events differ from the older ones.

What will be different within the community of focus as a result of implementing your idea? (1,000 characters)

Psychological counseling services are given importance in our schools and art and science are not given importance. Vocational guidance and consultancy services, such as World Bank, European Commission and UNESCO It is an area of great importance as it is closely related to the lifelong learning policies adopted by organizations. With the project; Refugee children between the ages of 8 and 12 will be encouraged to dreams for the future. Children who suffer trauma during migration will stick to life Students will be encouraged to have a good profession Contribute to the integration of refugees into society Our main aim is to contribute to the formation of a healthy society by educating children and young people who have the right information and who can solve problems

What is the inspiration behind your idea? (1,000 characters)

Total number of refugees is over 3.6 million in Turkey. Syrian refugees constitute the majority of this number. This Syrian population lives in very poor conditions and drifting even more to poverty. And children are the most affected and vulnareble group of this population.This bad situation focused me on finding solutions

Describe the dynamics of the community in which the idea is to be implemented. (1,000 characters)

Adana is Turkey's sixth largest city and industrial production is highly developed.Most of the immigrant families who fled the Syrian civil war live in Adana. According to the 2015 Adana Social Analysis Report prepared by the Çukurova Development Agency, there are neighborhoods in the south of Adana, in the older settlements, which are more difficult in the socio - economic conditions and where the population of the immigrant population is settled intensively. İn these neighborhoods, there are big problems in terms of education. In the Adana Social Analysis report, the number of teachers, the physical conditions of the schools and the extracurricular activities were found to be insufficient and the classes were crowded. The difficulties that students experience in their education do not end with the environment they live in. Students' income levels are very low and so they start to work in income generating jobs as soon as possible they give up their teaching life.

How does your idea leverage and empower community strengths and assets to help create an environment for success? (1,000 characters)

Projects completed with our project team and volunteers: 1-With the cooperation of TÜKO-BİR, and 9 SEPTEMBER UNIVERSITY-Fighting with Drugs 2-Youth Dialogue on Consumption, Lifestyles and Sustainability. Promotion of the Civil Society Dialogue Between EU and Turkey. 2008 3- The European Consumer Voice in Standardization-Union of Europe- ANEC General Assembly 2015 . TÜKO-BİR member volunteers with inspiring careers will be contacted and the calendar of the activities will be shared.Effective presentations and practices will be determined in order to make the best possible impact of the trainings on children road map to be made The trainings and the vocational guides will introduce the students to their professions.They will explain the decision stages and the reasons for choosing the profession.During a 5-day event in each school, a career guide will inform students about their professions during the course of the lesson.

What other partners or stakeholders will work alongside you in implementing the idea, if any? (1,000 characters)

Local Governments ,Civil Society Organizations,Governorate and District Governor,Refugee Individuals

What part of the displacement journey is your solution addressing

  • Being on the move, crossing borders, and/or temporarily settled

Tell us how you'd describe the type of innovation you are proposing

  • Service: A new or enhanced service that creates value for end beneficiaries

Idea Proposal Stage

  • Prototype: We have done some small tests or experiments with prospective users to continue developing the idea.

Group or Organization Name

Consumer Protection and Solidarity Association(TUKO-BİR)

Tell us more about your group or organization [or lived experience as a displaced person?] (1000 characters)

Our association was established on 18 May 1995 with the code number 06-48 166 of the Governor's Office. The headquarters of the Association is located in Ankara and in 2002, it reached 34 branches and 14 thousand members. The aim of the association is to carry out constructive works aimed at the establishment and dissemination of consumer rights in our country and for the protection of the consumers with a conscious society. It has also contributed to the activities of combating hunger and the activities of raising awareness on the population of the world and local governments.We organized relief campaigns with the Kadirli municipality for Syrian refugee community.Our association has organized theaters with our Institute with the idea that consumer awareness activities will start at the age of children.

Website URL:

https://www.tuko-bir.org.tr

Type of submitter

  • We are a registered Non-Profit Organization

Organization Headquarters: Country

TURKEY

Organization Headquarters: City / State

ADANA

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Hello. The importance of this idea that most of the time people concentrate on the basic needs and the mental health is overlooked.
I encourage you to read another idea here in this challenge
https://challenges.openideo.com/challenge/2019-bridgebuilder-challenge/ideas/trauma-prevention-in-syrian-children-program-for-parents-teachers-and-social-workers/comments#c-0b8c2b459d39dc1cb1cd79462c1c5fac
Both of you have something in common regarding to the ideas; the concept , the possible users and the geography of focus.
It would be great to take a look over the other ideas and contact with them so maybe there will be opportunities for cooperation with each other in near future in order to scale serving the traumatized children and achieve best results.
Good luck

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