Education to Respect and Toleration according to the Principles of the Open Society

Dept 58 - International Relations Department
Dept 58 - International Relations Department

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Project
RegionPrague
Title of the ProgrammeNGO Programme
Title of the ProjectEducation to Respect and Toleration according to the Principles of the Open Society
Number of the Project3610079
Project Promoter

Institut Terezínské iniciativy

http://www.terezinstudies.cz

Name of Norwegian Partner(s)

There is no Partner.

Objective of the Project

The project teaches how to work with prejudices and stereotypes, it extends the knowledge of the Jewish and Romani minorities in the Czech Republic in the past and present. It enables to discuss openly the democratic values and the concept of human rights. It conveys mutual learning about majority and minority parts of the society, it can provide the tutors and students new attitudes in media education. It also provides methods how to act against hate-speech on Internet and it will support the respect for difference and open and critical thinking. Project works with historical parallels.

Approved grant

64 775 EUR

Project DurationStart date: 1st August 2014, End date: 30th April 2016