• Pilot Projects Scheme   "Human Rights and Democracy in Action"

    Pilot Projects Scheme "Human Rights and Democracy in Action"


    Within the 2014 cycle of the Pilot Projects Scheme, four project proposals were received, between them there are almost twenty countries wishing to participate with partners having similar needs...

  • Pedagogical consultant for the Pestalozzi Programme

    Pedagogical consultant for the Pestalozzi Programme


    We welcome Ms Pascale Mompoint-Gaillard in her role as pedagogical consultant for the Pestalozzi Programme. Following an international call for tender of the Council of Europe earlier this year, Ms...

  • Trainer training courses (Module series).

    Trainer training courses (Module series).


    Physical education and sport for democracy and human rights (A Module) will take place in Strasbourg, France - 21 to 24 October. This European training course for trainers will be organised by the...


Interviews, photos and videos from the 2014 summer school "Participation"

28 June – 6 July 2014
The Summer School will deal with the different aspects of the theme “Promoting participation”. It will look at the diverse issues of participation in social, cultural, political and economic life, etc

Intercultural matters

Publications, web application, report of the Summer School "Understanding Diversity", recognising intercultural competence, Training teaching resources for diversity...

Conference 2014

The professional image and ethos of teachers The conference has highlighted the importance of education for preparing our youth for a life as democratic citizens in diverse democratic societies,...


The PESTALOZZI Programme is the Council of Europe programme for the professional development of teachers and education actors.


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