• 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.


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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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12/ Dec/ 2016

Democracy and Human rights in the New Ukrainian School

Schools for Democracy in Ukraine

On 9 December in Kyiv, Ukraine, EWC together with the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine co-organized the round table conference "Democracy and Human rights in the New Ukrainian School". The conference gathered over 80 participants - experts and educators from different regions of Ukraine, and the National Trainer Network of the EWCs Schools for Democracy Programme.

12/ Dec/ 2016

School projects under way in Kosovo*

The Kosovo Academy

The second edition of the Kosovo Academy took place last week. The participating schools have assessed their current situation and planned projects to strengthen a school culture of human rights and democracy.

6/ Dec/ 2016

Розпочинаємо роботу другого циклу Програми з вірою в демократичні зміни в українській школі

03-08 грудня під Києвом, в етнографічному комплексі «Українське село» проходить тренінг для тренерів Програми «Демократична школа». Метою тренінгу є поглиблення усвідомлення і розуміння понять демократії, прав людини і верховенства права в контексті роботи школи.


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