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European Association of History Educators (EUROCLIO) [FR] [NGO Section Data]

    Contact Details
    Main address: Exec Dir: Jonathan Even-Zohar, Laan van Meerdervoort 70, NL-2517 AN, The Hague, Netherlands, Tel: (31 70) 381 78 36, Fax: (31 70) 385 36 69, E-mail: judith (at) euroclio.eu , E-mail (2): info (at) euroclio.eu

    Founder: Joke van der Leeuw-Roord, Juliana van Stolberglaan 41, NL-2595 CA, The Hague, Netherlands, E-mail: joke (at) vanderleeuw.eu

    URL: http://www.euroclio.eu/

    Aims
    Promote a responsible and innovative teaching of history based on multi-perspectivity, critical thinking, mutual respect and the inclusion of controversial issues; advocate a sound use of history education towards the building and deepening of democratic societies, connecting professionals across boundaries of countries, ethnicities and religions; enhance quality of history and citizenship education through capacity building for educators and producing innovative teaching tools.
    Official Relations
    Council of Europe (CE)* (Participatory Status); United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)* (Consultative Status).
    Activities
    are mostly project-based and executed in cooperation with international partners. Activities organized around 3 main pillars: intense professional capacity building, resulting in the development and implementation of innovative, class-romm applicable teaching materials; national and trans-border networking; creation or strengthening of sustainable and professional national, regional and local history educators associations in all European countries and beyond. Organizes: annual conference; international, regional and national training seminars; workshops.
    Publications
    EUROCLIO Monthly Newsletter (12 a year). Annual Report; special reports.
    Members
    Full: National History Teachers' Associations and Institutes in 48 countries and territories:

     • Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan.

     • Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, England*, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Kosovo*, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Malta, Republic of Moldova, Montenegro, Netherlands, Northern Ireland*, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Scotland*, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, Wales*.

    Associated members (organizations, institutes and universities) in 13 countries:

     • Morocco.

     • Israel.

     • Australia.

     • Austria, Cyprus, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

    Included in the above, 4 organizations listed in this Yearbook:

     • Cummings Center for Russian and East European Studies*; European Educational Publishers Group (EEPG)*; Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research*; International Society for History Didactics*.

    UNESCO NGO Section Data

    Type of Relation with UNESCOConsultative Status
    Admission Date2011
    Name and contact details of NGO focal point at UNESCOM. Solinis German
    SHS/SRP/POL
    History2011 Admission to Operational Relations (letter signed by DG February 2011)

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