The NECE database is designed to support the networking of organizations and experts in European citizenship education.
Since the last NECE conference 2012 in Córdoba the database is also open for organisations and experts from North Africa. Subjects covered in the NECE Database include education, politics, culture, media and society. We intend to to support searching for cooperation partners and exchange and to provide transparency about stakeholders of citizenship education.

If you wish to register for the NECE Database please click on "New registration as an Expert / Organisation" in the right frame of the website.
If you wish to change, add or delete your date, please use the "Log-in" in the right frame of the website and log in with your access data.
Please note that the NECE Database is in ENGLISH only to make sure that as many users as possible from all over Europe will be able to use it.

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NECE Blog 2016
Keeping up the tradition, NECE is running a conference blog. The blog will not only provide live documentation of the Zagreb conference but will help you familiarise with the upcoming conference beforehand.

»Register now!« NECE 2016 Conference "Crossing Borders. Migration and Citizenship Education in Europe", 10-12 Nov 2016, Zagreb (Croatia)

Interview with Alicja Pacewicz
In October 2015, the Law and Justice Party won the elections in Poland and gained the absolute majority in the parliament. NECE talked with Alicja Pacewicz, Vice President of The Center for Citizenship Education (CCE), about the rapid changes in her country following last year´s change of government.

NGO review on COE Charter on Education for Democratic Citizenship and Human Rights - questionnaire
Deadline: June 15th

Civic Education in Eastern Europe - bpb publishes collection of essays as free e-book in English and Russian
The Federal Agency for Civic Education (Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung/bpb) has published the book "Civic Education and Democratisation in Eastern Partnership Countries". The publication is available as a free e-book in English and Russian language.

International Association for Intercultural Education (IAIE) "Mobilities, Transitions, Transformations – Intercultural Education at the Crossroads"
In Budapest, 5-10 September 2016: »«

Relaunch of - Check out the new website here: »«

Please take a look at the new NECE Newsletter: »«

A new Council of Europe reference framework of competences for democratic culture!
This book presents a new conceptual model of the competences which citizens require to participate in democratic culture and live peacefully together with others in culturally diverse societies. The model is the product of intensive work over a two-year period, and has been strongly endorsed in an international consultation with leading educational experts.

Civic Education Conference 2016
In the framework of the second CIVIC EDUCATION CONFERENCE from May 13th to 15th , 2016, about 200 experts, academics and practitioners from 31 countries gathered in Tunisia to discuss the current state of civic education in the MENA region. In thematic workshops they developed 37 recommendations directed at strengthening civic education in the region.