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The Kosovo Academy

Related to: Summer Academies

The Kosovo Academy is a training course on the whole school approach to Education for Democratic Citizenship and Human Rights.


What The Kosovo* Academy is a training course on the whole school approach to Education for Democratic Citizenship and Human Rights.

For School directors, teachers and parent representatives

How Tailor-made face-to-face training with special sessions on the implementation of the new competence-based school curriculum in Kosovo, teaching controversial issues and school-community partnership to promote EDC/ HRE.

Result Local projects that promote a more democratic culture in school life.

Organized by The Kosova Education Center (KEC), the Municipal Education Directorate of Pristina (MED Pristina), the Council of Europe (CoE), Zurich University of Teacher Education and the European Wergeland Centre (EWC).

Financed by the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) in Switzerland and The Royal Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

EWC Experts:Veton Sylhasi, Rolf Gollob

(1) All reference to Kosovo, whether to the territory, institutions or population, in this text shall be understood in full compliance with United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244 and without prejudice to the status of Kosovo.

Project responsible Contact us
The European Wergeland Centre

Caroline Gebara

Senior Advisor
+47 45 06 86 08
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Ms Gebara is a Senior Adviser at the European Wergeland Center and leading the Regional Summer Academy program. She has long-standing experiences in education, in particular in human rights education. She has managed and been engaged in various capacity building programs in Europe, Northern Africa and the Middle East developed under the framework of the League of Arab States, the EU and the Ministry of Development Germany. Her work addressed issues of professional development of educators, youth participation and HRE in post-conflict settings. She is a member of the CoE Consultative Group on HRE for Young People. She holds a MA in Social Science and Human Rights from Berlin University.

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