Education is one of our main tools to strengthen and safeguard our democracies.
Visit our online learning platform and check out or course on Digital Citizenship Education as well as other courses in education for democracy and human rights.
EWC develops and disseminates free, high quality teaching and learning resources.
EWC projects involve a wide range of stakeholders from policy, research and practice with activities ranging from training courses to participation in expert groups on policy development.
EWC activities and services are free and open to all 46 member states of the Council of Europe.
Countries with EWC projects
countries involved in EWC partnerships with national and local authorities
schools benefited from EWC projects in 8 countries
EWC is a resource centre on education for intercultural understanding, human rights and democratic citizenship. Our headquarters are in Oslo, Norway. We have field staff in Ukraine, Greece and Bosnia-Herzegovina. The centre was established by the Council of Europe and Norway in 2008.
We focus on five action areas to achieve our aim of building and sustaining a culture of democracy and human rights in education.