Call for participants

Seminar on "Diaspora youth as agents for inclusive societies and global development education"

headline 03/08/2017

The North-South Centre of the Council of Europe has launched a call for participants for the Seminar on "Diaspora youth as agents for inclusive societies and global development education". The seminar will take place in Mollina, Spain, from 18th until 23rd September 2017 in the framework of the...

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Training of Experts on the Human Rights-based approach in Combating Violence against Women

24/07/2017

From the 12 to the 14 of July, in the framework of its programme on Women Empowerment, the North-South Centre of the Council of Europe organised a training session on the Council of Europe tools and methodologies. Council of Europe experts from Romania and Albania presented the organisation...

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Call for participants: 7th Global Education and Youth Training Course for Youth Multipliers

21/07/2017

Are you a young key multiplier playing an active role in a youth organisation, willing to gain skills to promote and disseminate principles of Global Development Education (GDE) to other young people? Do you want to develop intercultural competences to facilitate peer-learning processes with...

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Global Education Youth Training of Trainers plants seeds for cooperation

11/07/2017

Participants of the Global Education Youth Training of Trainers conceived four projects to promote the concept of global development education and raise awareness among local communities and other citizens about the UN's 2030 Global Agenda for Sustainable Development. After being trained on...

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The North-South Centre pays tribute to the legacy of North-South Prize laureate Simone Veil

30/06/2017

The North-South Centre of the Council of Europe regrets the loss of Simone Veil, laureate of the North-South Prize 2007. She was awarded for her extraordinary commitment to the defence of women rights and to the fight against extremism and terrorism. The values she stood for remain a priority for...

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Algeria joined the North-South Centre of the Council of Europe

22/06/2017

On 22 June 2017, Algeria joined the North- South Centre of the Council of Europe, becoming its 21st Member State to share the mission of empowering civil society, in particular youth and women, through intercultural dialogue and global citizenship education, according to the values and principles...

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Euro-Med Women Network (EMWN) survey

09/06/2017

In view of the launch of a renewed Euro-Med Women Network (EMWN) online platform, the North-South Centre (NSC) of the Council of Europe invites the members of the Network to contribute to an online survey with the aim to better target their priorities and expectations. The survey - that is...

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Visegrad Regional Seminar on Global Development Education 2017

07-08/06/2017 Prague, Czech Republic

The Visegrad Regional Seminar on Global Development Education took place on the 7th and 8th of June in Prague, Czech Republic, gathering 53 participants. This seminar is part of the cycle of regional seminars with the specific purpose of monitoring the recognition and implementation of Global...

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5th Mediterranean University on Youth and Global Citizenship (MedUni) training courses

09/06/2017

The North-South Centre (NSC) of the Council of Europe is organising two multilateral capacity building activities for young people in the framework of the 5th University on Youth and Global Citizenship (MedUni): the 6th Global Education and Youth Training Course for Youth Multipliers and the 4th...

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Opinion article

San Marino recalls its accession to the North-South Centre

09/06/2017

In 1990, the Republic of San Marino took over the Presidency of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe from Portugal. On that historic occasion, the Government of my country decided to join Portuguese initiative of founding the North-South Centre, being convinced that political...

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