News

Comic Strip competition update

10/06/2014
Following the announcement of the results of our popular comic strip competition "Democracy and human rights at school" we will soon be announcing the arrival of our animated comic strips based on the 10 shortlisted entries.

Promotion of the outcomes of the Pilot Projects Scheme “Human Rights and Democracy in Action”

25th March 2014 Strasbourg
At the margins of the Steering Committee for Educational Policy and Practice (CDPPE) plenary session, an event to present and promote the outcomes of the 2013 cycle of the Pilot Projects Scheme "Human Rights and Democracy in Action" was held on 25 March 2014 in Strasbourg.

Pilot project “Education for Democratic Citizenship and Human Rights: diversity of approaches”

11 and 12 March Moscow
From 11 to 12 March 2014 the Seminar on developing competences for Democracy and Human Rights took place in in Moscow, Russian Federation.

Comic strip competition "Democracy and human rights at school"

This popular competition was closed for voting at 18:00 French time on Wednesday 5th March 2014 and we are delighted to announce that the winner is Number 251 submitted by Anastasios Karamintzas, of EPAL Kryoneriou Technical HighSchool, Greece. The two runners up were number 78 Lis Pringle, of...

Second coordination meeting

5 to 8 November 2013 Budapest
The participating countries in the pilot project « Travel Pass to Democracy: Supporting teachers in preparing students to active citizenship » held their second coordination meeting in Budapest from 5 to 8 November 2013. Three months after their first meeting in Dubrovnik, the aim of the partner...

Pilot Projects Scheme
  "Human Rights and Democracy in Action"

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Council of Europe
Directorate General of Democracy (DGII)
Directorate of Democratic Citizenship and Participation
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