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20 APRIL: Online Conference Enhancing citizenship competences

20th April, 10am – 11.15 am The Enhancing citizenship competences in the EU online conference will explore the possibilities for improved and value-based citizenship education in the European Union (EU). The event will host thought leaders from civil society and policy makers to exchange ideas on the topic and explore the possible creation

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Contribution to the Report on Citizens’ dialogues and Citizens’ participation in the EU decision-making

Values Unite contributed to the “Report on Citizens’ dialogues and Citizens’ participation in the EU decision-making” currently being worked on in the AFCO Committee of the European Parliament. The report points out the “need to enhance the European dimension of citizenship education, by improving their understanding of the EU, in order to enable

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Re-Thinking Education in Turbulent Times: Revolutionizing European Civil Society with a European Agency for Citizenship Education

Values Unite featured in the podcast Re-Thinking Education in Turbulent Times in the episode titled Revolutionizing European Civil Society with a European Agency for Citizenship Education: “Welcome to Re-Thinking Education in Turbulent Times, the latest podcast series from the 89 Initiative’s Civic Education research team. Tired of long podcasts with standard political commentary and boring jokes?

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Proposal for a EACE entered the European Parliament

The Proposal for the European Agency for Citizenship Education (EACE) has successfully entered the European Parliament. A group of six Members of the European Parliament from the Socialists & Democrats party group submitted the proposal in an amendment to the opinion “Citizens’ dialogues and Citizens’ participation in the EU decision-making”, which will be

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Victor Negrescu MEP supports the proposal for the EACE

On 12th January the European Policy Centre hosted an online policy dialogue on the proposal for a European Agency for Citizenship Education with Victor Negrescu MEP. During the discussion of the proposal, he stated his support for establishing an agency dedicated to citizenship education and committed to supporting the launch of a pilot

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