• The European Wergeland Centre

    Registration open for Learning Democracy at Utøya


    Upper secondary students from all over Norway participated in Learning Democracy at Utøya in 2017. Now the registration is open for the gatherings in 2018.

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  • The European Wergeland Centre

    Learning to Live Together General Report


    The General Report and the outcome document from the conference "Learning to Live Together: a Shared Commitment to Democracy Conference on the Future of Citizenship and Human Rights Education in Europe" which took place in Strasbourg, 20 – 22 June 2017, are now available online.

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  • The European Wergeland Centre

    Schools for Democracy Programme in Ukraine Activity Report 2016-2017


    EWC is glad to present the Report for activities in the Schools for Democracy Programme in Ukraine 2016-2017, a period in which the programme has offered assistance to the national curriculum reform and school reform in the country.

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News

“Free to speak, Safe to Learn - Democratic schools for All“

In 2018 the Council of Europe Education Department and the European Wergeland Centre will launch a new education campaign: “Free to speak, Safe to Learn: Democratic schools for All”. 

7/ Feb/ 2018

New Project on Democratic Competences at Pedagogic Universities

In January 2018 the EWC launched a new joint project within the Schools for Democracy Programme – “Competences for Democratic Culture in Pre-Service Training in Ukraine”. The Project will be aimed at a deeper integration of civic and social competences into universities courses of the future primary school teachers. The Project will be carried out in cooperation with Borys Grinchenko University of Kyiv and Center of Education Monitoring (Kyiv).

7/ Feb/ 2018

Bringing together organizations working with civic education in Ukraine

On Jan 25, the EWC programme “Schools for Democracy: Supporting Educational Reforms in Ukraine 2018-2021” organized a meeting for the community of practice working in the field of civic education in Ukraine. 

6/ Feb/ 2018

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