Co-operation Projects

Many national initiatives have discovered counterparts in other countries within the continuously-growing network, and it has given birth to several transnational projects. Here you will find some of the latest pan-European projects launched within NECE.

NECE - Co-operation Projects


Since 1999 Kumulus e.V. has been carring out JuniorVoting in Germany. Alongside the election of the Lower House of the German Parliament, election of the parliament as well as the European Election simulated pupil elections are prepared and implemented during lectures in the class room. The aim of this project is to practice and to experience democracy. At the NECE networking conference "Networking for the European Parliament Elections 09" 2008, the foundation of the European Network "JuniorVoting" was initiated, which carry out pupil elections parallelly to the European Election in several countries. Weiter...

NECE - Co-operation Projects

GrafStat - Software for Empirical Studies in Civic Education

GrafStat (=graphs and statistics) is a comprehensive programme for statistical survey projects, which by now has proven its usefulness in German citizenship education for more than 20 years. It helps to integrate sociological research methods and computers as important tools into civic education classes. Weiter...


NECE - Co-operation Projects

Vote Match Europe

Vote Match Europe is an educational tool that has the potential to promote European citizenship to better inform citizens about elections for the European Parliament (EP), teach voters about the programmatic differences between the contesting parties and to increase the voter turn out. Weiter...



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"
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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.