Council of Europe addresses member states to ensure full inclusion of children and young people with disabilities
The Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe adopted the Recommendation CM/Rec(2013)2 on ensuring full inclusion of children and young persons with disabilities into society on October 16, 2013. This calls on a better entrenchment in national legislations, to give more rights to children as well as young people with disabilities.
The 4th Global Conference Childhood (17th to 19th July 2014, Oxford, UK) as an inter-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary conference project seeks to investigate and explore all aspects of childhood. The organisers encourage submissions on any theme to do with the nature of childhood. Deadline for submission: 14th February 2014.
The Education and Training Monitor 2013 has now been released. The new website contains the full report, twenty-eight individual country reports and a visualisation tool
A video clip on the EU-CoE youth partnership's conference "Youth in 2020" has been published by EUobserver, the leading online news service covering EU affairs.
Report ''The Potential of Digital Games for Empowerment and Social Inclusion of Groups at Risk of Social and Economic Exclusion: Evidence and Opportunity for Policy''
The report addresses the potential of digital games to support social inclusion and empowerment (DGEI). It is based on a range of theoretical and empirical data, brought together for the first time in this and associated reports.