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    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.


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    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.


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    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)


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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.

17/ Oct/ 2016

Навчальний візит до норвезької школи

Співробітниця Європейського центру ім. Вергеленда Марта Мельникевич-Чорна нещодавно відвідала старшу школу в м. Драммен, що неподалік від Осло, разом із міжнародною делегацією вчителів.  Про її враження від поїздки та спостереження, які можуть надихнути учасників «Демократичної школи» на нові ініціативи в рамках Програми, читайте далі. 

11/ Oct/ 2016

Slovenian handbook on prevention of peer violence

Prevention of peer violence / Regional Summer Academy Montenegro

EWC’s partners in the project “A systemic approach to peer violence in educational institutions" have published a handbook for teachers in Slovenia.


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