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03 April 2020

Activity Details (ID# 33054)  

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Description Following the launching of the Global Education Guidelines – on-line version (re-edition 2010) available from North-South Centre (NSC) website and hard copy available upon request – the NSC Global Education programme offered its first Global Education on-line training course in 2009.
Since, three courses are offered annually, in Spring, Summer and Autumn. This introductory online training course on global education (GE), with a particular focus on human rights (HR), targets practitioners in the field of education and development, teachers, social and youth workers, as well as policy-makers, civil servants and local and regional authorities.
Status Completed 
Date 01/01/2011 - 12/12/2011 
Location Not applicable, Others
Countries Regions: Baltic states / Caucasian countries / Central Asia / CIS countries / South-East Europe
Others: Algeria / Argentina / Australia / Belarus / Bolivia / Brazil / Burkina Faso / Cape Verde / China / Colombia / Egypt / Guatemala / India / Iraq / Jordan / Kazakhstan / Kenya / Republic of Korea / Kyrgyzstan / Lebanon / Malaysia / Mauritania / Morocco / New Zealand / Others / Palestinian National Authority / Peru / Senegal / South Africa / Surinam / Syria / Tajikistan / Trinidad and Tobago / Tunisia / Turkmenistan / Uruguay / Uzbekistan / Kosovo*
Groups: All Council of Europe member states
  Joint Programme Activity - NS Centre - GlobEduc
Joint Programme EC/CoE
JP NS Centre - GlobEduc - Joint Management Agreement for global/development education and raising public awareness in Europe and beyond    (Logframe)  (Activities)
Project Purpose 1 - 2009/DG4/JP/2404   Strengthening global education policies in the new EU member states
Expected Result 1.3 - Promotion and encouragement of global/development education practices through shared learning.
Council of Europe Programme of Activities
I – Democracy
Line of Action ⇒ III.3 – Promoting Democratic Governance and Stability
Programme ☆ III.3.5  North-South Centre

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Directorate (Service) Education, Culture and Heritage, Youth and Sport (North South Centre - Lisbon)
CoE Contact ,   email
Partners The Network University - Other
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1 http://www.coe.int/t/dg4/nscentre/GE/GE-Guidelines/GlobalEducation_on-lineTC_intro_en.asp  
Last Modified 11/01/2012 

Activity Synopsis (ID# 33054) (Hide Synopsis)

Objective(s) This four-week long online learning course involves 10 hours of learning per week, which includes reading, discussion and response to interactive exercises. It is based on approximately 150 pages of educational material that include a diversity of interactive individual and group exercises with coached assignments, a glossary and a virtual library as well as a discussion forum. Such exercises aim at developing competences in the fields of team-building, mapping of GE/HR situation in participants’ countries, GE/HR strategies and GE/HR activity development. 
Output/Results Participants gain competences in the fields of team-building, mapping of GE/HR situation, GE/HR strategies and GE/HR activity development. 
Conclusions/Follow Up Evaluation questionnaire assess the useful/missing aspects of the course; relevance of the exercises/pedagogical tools/time-frame; role of the coaches; improvement of the course; increased knowledge acquisition by participants and possible impact on professional background after the course.
With this on-line training-course, the North-South Centre is reinforcing its capacity-building dimension within its Global Education programme and reinforcing its international networking strategy for more and better global education in Europe and beyond. It also responds to the Council of Europe strategy for Intercultural Dialogue.

Participants Participants professional background vary from Youth leaders, Educators, Civil Society activist, International organisations, Local Authorities and Ministries, from countries from all continents.
Consultants/Experts Celina Del Felice; Ditta Dolejsiova; Vic klabbers 
CoE Secretariat Miguel Carvalho da Silva - NSC GE programme manager 
Total No. Participants 40 
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  * All reference to Kosovo, whether to the territory, institutions or population, in this text shall be understood in full compliance with United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244 and without prejudice to the status of Kosovo.  
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