• 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" gave participants the opportunity to face their own prejudices, to discuss controversial perspectives and to become better prepared to build democratic and inclusive school environments back home. 

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18/ Nov/ 2016

A regional hub for democratic schools

Working closely with the national trainers of the Schools for Democracy Programme, Irpin school No 2 has become a regional hub for implementation of the principles of democracy in secondary schools in the Kyiv region. 

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15/ Nov/ 2016

Facing controversial issues

The Slovak and Czech Regional Academy

The first Slovak and Czech Regional Academy "Building Inclusive School Environments for All" gave participants the opportunity to face their own prejudices, to discuss controversial perspectives and to become better prepared to build democratic and inclusive school environments back home. 

21/ Oct/ 2016

Charter published in Ukrainian

Schools for Democracy in Ukraine

The European Wergeland Centre has the pleasure to present the Ukrainian translation of the Council of Europe’s Recommendation CM/Rec(2010)7, the Charter on EDC/HRE.

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