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
Signature of Memorandum of Understanding with ASCAME
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
HORIZON 2020 Call for Proposals in Research and Innovative Action
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