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Learning Democracy at Utøya– Polish-Norwegian Youth Meetings

Related to: Learning Democracy at Utoeya

POLIN Museum of History of the Polish Jews and The European Wergeland Centre (EWC) offer a 3-day workshop in Norway for teams of students (16-19 years old) and teachers from upper secondary schools in Poland and Norway. The seminar is followed by student-led activities at school. 


For more information and how to apply, please download the information leaflet below:

What: Training on education for democracy, human rights and intercultural understanding, giving youth the opportunity to become positive role models and trainers for their peers.

For: Students and teachers from upper secondary schools in Poland and Norway. Each school can participate with a team of 3 students and 1 teacher.

How: Workshops at Utøya outside Oslo, followed by student led activities at their home schools. The workshop in Norway lasts from 19 September to 21 September. The first follow-up activity should take place by the end of October 2017

Result: Increase the democratic competence of the participants; skills, knowledge, attitudes, and values, in particular when it comes to combating hate speech and discrimination, and strengthen the participants’ capacity to act as role models for their peers.

Organized by: The European Wergeland Centre and POLIN Museum of History of the Polish Jews.

Working language:  English

Financed by: EEA and Norway Grants

Please download the information leaflet and apply using this online form.

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NO 0154 Oslo, Norway

Karl Johans gate 2,
NO 0154 Oslo, Norway

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