Thursday, 16 December 2010

Apply for International Academy “Remembrance and Human Rights”, Berlin, 20-25 March 2011

The 3rd International Academy “Remembrance and Human Rights” will take place in Berlin from March 20-25, 2011. The Academy is a cooperation of the Foundation "Remembrance, Responsibility and Future" and the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights.

Goals of the Academy:
The goals of the academy are to demonstrate and discuss possibilities for the connection of historical education with human rights education, to further qualify participants for the development of corresponding project ideas and to examine different national perspectives on the remembrance of National Socialism (effects and consequences) as well as human rights violations (past and present).

Target group:
The academy is primarily targeted at project managers and educators in the named fields from Europe and Israel. Applicants from Central and Eastern Europe are particularly welcome. The total number of participants is limited to 20. The working language is English.

Costs:
A 250 Euro programme fee includes room and board. For international participants it is possible to waive the programme fee, as well as to grant a travel allowance.

Information and Application:
Foundation "Remembrance, Responsibility and Future"
International Academy – Remembrance and Human Rights
Imke Leicht
Lindenstraße 20–25, 10969 Berlin, Germany
Tel.: +49 (0) 30/ 25 92 97-0
Email: leicht(at)stiftung-evz.de

The application form can be downloaded here.
http://www.stiftung-evz.de/eng/funding/human-rights/teaching-human-rights/3rd-academy-on-remembrance-and-human-rights-2011/

Application Deadline: January 10, 2011