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Teaching controversial issues – developing effective training for teachers and school leaders

8 to 9 September 2014 Paris
The French Ministry of Education hosted the first coordination meeting of the pilot project “Teaching controversial issues – developing effective training for teachers and school leaders” in Paris from 8 to 9 September 2014.

Developing students’ ability to assess information from media and social networks

22-23 July 2014 Vilnius
The partner countries – Belarus, Georgia, Lithuania and the Russian Federation - implementing the pilot project “Teacher training in education for democratic citizenship and human rights: how to develop students’ ability to assess information from media and social networks?” met in Vilnius from...

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.

Pilot Projects Scheme
  "Human Rights and Democracy in Action"

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