Better Education for better Democracies
26 Nov 2020 15:42:00
Upcoming videoconference organised by the Council of Europe: “The CEFR Companion Volume: A Key resource for Inclusive Plurilingual Education”Online 26 November 2020
The Council of Europe is organising a videoconference entitled “The CEFR Companion Volume: A Key...
23 Nov 2020 16:47:00Tirana 23 November 2020
Over 100 representatives from the Albanian Parliament, the Ministry of Education, Sports and...
23 Nov 2020 10:04:00Online 23 November 2020
The Council of Europe wishes to invite educators and volunteers who are helping recently arrived...
20 Nov 2020 17:40:00Online 20 November 2020
Ministers of the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) met on November 19, 2020. For the first...
European Ministers of Education endorse declaration on COVID response
On October 29, Ministers of Education of the States Parties to the European Cultural Convention endorsed a declaration on the education response to COVID-19. They also took note of the Roadmap for action on the Council of Europe Education response to COVID-19. Both the political declaration and the Roadmap aim to make the right to education real also in times of pandemic.
The objective of the Education Programme of the Council of Europe is to help develop a culture of democracy through quality education.
The Education Department achieves its objectives through intergovernmental co-operation at pan-European level overseen by the Steering Committee for Educational Policy and Practice, as well as peer-to-peer learning among member states.