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July 2018 / Das Historisch-Politische Buch
Prof. Dr. Bea Lundt has reviewed our “Change handbook for History Learning and Human Rights Education” and its sister publication “Crossing Borders” and chracterises them as mile stones of a much needed innovation process of history learning as an education that enables a global dicourse.
June 2018 / Democracy and Human Rights Education in Europe (DARE) Network
We are proud and excited to be members of the international network and we are looking forward to exchange ideas and experiences with colleagues and to conduct joint human rights education projects.
June 2018 / EPIZ Berlin e.V.
How does a good school look like from a student’s perspective? We facilitate workshops with students where they develop concrete proposals for the development of their own school in the context of the “Faire Schule” school development programme by EPIZ.
April 2018 / Centre for Human Rights Studies Mexico (CEDH Mx)
Our colleagues at CEDH Mx have published an anthology with different expert voices on children’s rights in research and practice. We had the pleasure to support the forum in Cambridge where these ideas were first presented in 2016.
March 2018 / Prospects – Comparative Journal of Curriculum, Learning, and Assessment
Professor Meenakshi Chhabra writes that she used our Change Approach in order to develop her model for combining human rights education and history learning. We are delighted to learn that ideas in our “Change Handbook for History Learning and Human Rights Education” serve as an inspiration and are being further developed!
February 2018 / Plan International and Lucid.Berlin
More than a thousand girl’s rights documents in one place! Plan International has brought relevant conventions and documents by the United Nations and regional bodies together in an online database. On behalf of the strategy and media consultancy Lucid.Berlin we were involved in developing the interactive training tool that allows explore girl’s rights issues and test one’s knowledge. Who is a girl’s rights champion?
November 2017 / Berlin / Deutsches Kinderhilfswerk
We have developed a youth consultation and a field manual for its implementation for the Children’ Rights Coordination Unit of the Deutsches Kinderhilfswerks. The consultation forms part of the preparations for the German state report to the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child in Geneva.
23 November 2017 / Brunswick / City of Brunswick
Young citizens of Brunswick will meet under the theme “One city, many ideas, your criticism” in order to develop ideas how to make their city more youth friendly. We are delighted to develop and moderate the preceding online vote and the conference itself.
October 2017 / Journal Intercultural Education
Almost exactly a year after the launch of our “Change Handbook for History Learning and Human Rights Education” a review by Thomas Nygren in the journal Intercultural Education has been published. We are delighted to learn about the impressions and commentary by such a knowledgeable voice!
20-22 June 2017 / Strasbourg / Council of Europe
The Council of Europe Conference “Learning to live together” is about the future of human rights education. This future will have to be shaped by children’s views too. Else Engel is invited to presented in a workshop her experiences of what it takes to really listen to children and youth in consultation processes.
19 June 2017 / Berlin / The German Education Union Berlin
On behalf of the German Education Union we offer a further education seminar on human rights education at primary and secondary schools. We will present approaches and materials which you can use to develop or adapt lesson plans for your educational work.
May 2017 / Müncheberg / Foundation Remembrance, Responsibility and Future
The workshop offers the newly selected projects of the Europeans for Peace programm the opportunity to strengthen human rights aspects in their work. Core will be the discussion of combinations of human rights education and history learning on the issue of discrimination.
April 2017 / Berlin / Deutsches Kinderhilfswerk
We had the pleasure to conduct a research with young people on their opinions on the digital environment, a priority area of the current Council of Europe strategy on children’s rights. Our client, the Deutsches Kinderhilsfwerks, is given the task to implement the strategy in Germany.
2016-18 / Germany / Deutsches Kinderhilfswerk
On behalf of the children’s rights organisation Deutsches Kinderhilfswerk we conduct further education seminars for teachers on implementing children’s rights at primary schools. The schools take part in the children’s rights schools project of the organisation, a year-long programme for realising children’s rights in the class room and the school community.