• The European Wergeland Centre

    Democracy learning from Utøya to the classroom


    The students who participated at Learning Democracy at Utøya this fall have brought what they learned back to their classrooms. Schools who want to join the programme, can apply for the spring seminars.

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  • The European Wergeland Centre

    Facing controversial issues


    The first Slovak and Czech Regional Academy "Building Inclusive School Environments for All" took place outside Bratislava November 2-6. The participants confronted their own prejudices, discussed controversial perspectives and prepared projects to build democratic and inclusive school environments back home. 

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12/ Dec/ 2016

Democracy and Human rights in the New Ukrainian School

Schools for Democracy in Ukraine

On 9 December in Kyiv, Ukraine, EWC together with the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine co-organized the round table conference "Democracy and Human rights in the New Ukrainian School". The conference gathered over 80 participants - experts and educators from different regions of Ukraine, and the National Trainer Network of the EWCs Schools for Democracy Programme.

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12/ Dec/ 2016

School projects under way in Kosovo*

The Kosovo Academy

The second edition of the Kosovo Academy took place last week. The participating schools have assessed their current situation and planned projects to strengthen a school culture of human rights and democracy.

6/ Dec/ 2016

Training for Schools for Democracy 2nd Cycle

Schools for Democracy in Ukraine

A training of trainers for the "Schools for Democracy in Ukraine" programme is under way in Kyiv. An important objective is to prepare the welcome for 40 new schools starting their adventure with the "Schools for Democracy" in 2017.

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