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Practicing Citizenship

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An advanced training program in education for democratic citizenship and human rights for teachers, school administration, university professors and other education professionals from the Russian Federation.


What A whole school approach training program in education for democratic citizenship and human rights.

For Teachers, school administration, university professors and other education professionals from the Russian Federation

How Advanced training for stakeholders are combined with implementation of local projects in EDC/HRE. Annual International conference as dissemination and awareness raising component.

Result Dissemination of principles, knowledge and competences in accordance with the CoE Charter on EDC/HRE, support of application of Council of Europe policies into practice 

Organized by EWC in cooperation with the Schools of Political Studies of the Council of Europe

Working language Russian

Financed by The Royal Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

EWC Expert 

The programme is based on the outcomes of the previous 3-year project (2013-2015) implemented in partnership with the Moscow School of Civic Education.

For more information on the previous project please see the publication Modern Practices in Citizenship Education

Project responsible Contact us
The European Wergeland Centre

Valentina Papeikiene

Project Officer
+47 94 20 85 99
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Mrs. Valentina Papeikiene is a Project Officer responsible for the project “Practicing Citizenship” which envisages a series of trainings for teachers and education professionals of the Russian Federation.

Mrs. Valentina Papeikiene holds a Master degree in Business Management of the Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Lithuania and has a long term experience of managing and facilitating various European mobility and capacity building projects in the area of Higher Education. Prior to her employment at the EWC she has worked as the Head of International Programmes Group at the International Relations Office of the Vilnius Gediminas Technical University in Lithuania.

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