The GE network will meet from the 29 to 31 of January 2020 to assess the progress made in terms of advocacy, pedagogical support and networking.
This meeting will relaunch the establishment of programmatic priorities through regular consultation processes, promoting and encouraging diversity, enabling peer and intercultural learning between formal and non-formal educators, practitioners and policy makers.
The North-South Centre of the Council of Europe develops and implements its Global Education (GE) programme activities with the support of the Global Education Network: 40 national coordinators from Council of Europe member States and Morocco (NSC member State), representing Civil Society Organisation platforms or Ministries of Education.
More concretely, the GE network liaises the North-South Centre’s activities in the field of global education pedagogical support and advocacy, and coordinates as well the Global Education Week (GEW) the NSC annual flag-ship awareness-raising campaign.
The GE network coordinators act as the North-South Centre’s implementing partners for the activities planned in the framework of the joint programme between, and funded by the European Union and the Council of Europe - iLegend II1.
iLegend II | Intercultural Learning Exchange through Global Education, Networking and Dialogue
iLEGEND II " Intercultural Learning Exchange through Global Education, Networking and Dialogue” is a joint programme of the European Union and the Council of Europe: co-funded by the European Union and the Council of Europe and implemented by the North-South Centre of the Council of Europe.
As part of the EC’s Development Education and Awareness Raising Programme, for the period 2019-2022, iLEGEND II aims at strengthening global education/global development education where it is least established in the EU member States, candidate and potential candidate countries, by promoting dialogue, networking strategies, capacity building and exchange of education good practices.