One of the project steps was also to train at least 2 persons per country who will be mentors to Roma girls in the mentoring system. 16 partners and future mentors from all four countries attended the 4-days long mentor training in Barcelona, Spain between 27 and 30 of October 2014 where adopted the structure and content of the mentoring system and approaches for quality work in advising, counselling and monitoring the participants. Mentors were also learned how to use web-application which is a supporting tool for planning and monitoring girls’ educational activities and career path, and also for providing participants the environment for e-education with relevant learning materials. Participants of the training prepared national strategy for implementation of mentoring system in their country, considering characteristics and specifics of local environment, and they were also trained how to transfer new knowledge to other mentors back home.

Photos from the leader mentor training in Spain: