We are looking for alliances with PhD students interested in directing their research to the effective implementation of the EU’s GSP+ agreements (special incentive arrangement for sustainable development and good governance) and other topics that we promote from the Content Support Unit.
We continue to make progress in the promotion of the specialization course in participatory education and citizenship.
Tallinn 20 to 24 of February
The Global Citizenship Education Fund assisted to the UN75 “The role of global cooperation in building the future we want” conference in Tallinn, Estonia.
This imitative was dedicated to celebration of the 75th anniversary of the United Nations and 100th anniversary of Estonian Republic, also its a contribution of Estonian civil society to support Estonia in the UNSC 2020-2021.
The main aim of prep meetings-
Glasgow 24 to 27 of October
The Global Citizenship Education Fund assisted to the Networking European Citizenship
Education (NECE) conference in the University of Strathclyde Glasgow.
NECE 2019 aimed to explore the issue of inequalities in the development of young people’s
citizenship and political identity.
The conference analyzed how deprivation – in its various forms and especially in the context
of widening inequality – affects the way that
22 of November, The Global Citizenship Education Fund, represented by its President Board of
Trustees, Jaume Guardans signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Association of
the Mediterranean Chambers of Commerce and Industry (ASCAME), represented by its
President, Ahmed M. El Wakil.
The general objective of this collaboration between the GCEF and ASCAME is to contribute to
prepare responsible citizens and provide them with a great capacity to contribute in
In March 2019, the Global Citizenship Education Fund submitted an application for the European Commission’s Horizon 2020 Call for Proposals in Research and Innovative Action. The topic for this call was “Drivers and contexts of violent extremism in the broader MENA region and the Balkans”. This was done as part of a consortium of a total of eight institutions and organizations from across the Mediterranean, the Balkans and the MENA
28 and 29 June 2018, Barcelona. ideaborn, in collaboration with the Union for the Mediterranean Secretariat, organised at Palau de Pedralbes a regional Seminar on “Civic Education for Youth in the Mediterranean” with the objective to discuss the central role of civic and citizenship education in the current emerging challenges in the region, such as the prevention of violence, radicalisation and the promotion of gender equality. In a sequence of 5