• The European Wergeland Centre

    Students promoting inclusion and conflict resolution

    A core group of 23 students has become agents for inclusion and conflict resolution at the Xhemail Mustafa Primary School in Pristina, following the schools participation at the 2015 Kosovo academy.


  • The European Wergeland Centre

    Trained their class mates after Utøya

    After participating at a training course on Utøya, students from Frydenberg Secondary School used what they had learned to train their fellow students. Through inter-active exercises they facilitated discussions in the classroom about democratic values, human rights and inclusion.


  • The European Wergeland Centre

    Get to know the Schools for Democracy

    EWC has produced a video about the Schools for Democracy, our national programme in education for democratic citizenship in Ukraine. (Select English subtitles)


«Educating for democracy and human rights»

Where we work

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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.

10/ Aug/ 2017

Circles on Water

How to counteract asocial behaviour in a school district with more than 4000 pupils? In Kamensky the project Circles on Water tried to find solutions by applying the principles of education for democratic citizenship and human rights.

8/ Aug/ 2017

“Civic Friday” at the Cinema Club

How to encourage kids to express their opinions? One answer could be to start a Cinema Club.

7/ Aug/ 2017


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