Viewpoint: Tatia Chkhenkeli’s World Forum for Democracy report – “Education is an act of love”

In her first bulletin from this year’s World Forum for Democracy, Tatia Chkhenkeli reports from the opening session’s discussion on ‘Learning by doing – From preaching to practicing democracy.’

Conference to highlight role of education in preventing radicalisation, terror and violent extremism

The 9-10 November 2016 Exchange on the religious dimension of intercultural dialogue is a platform for dialogue between public authorities, religious communities and organisations representing non-religious beliefs, and broader civil society.

World Forum for Democracy 2016

Today, the three-day World Forum for Democracy gets underway with speeches from Norway’s Prime Minister Erna Solberg and French Minister of Education, Higher Education and Research Najat Vallaud-Belkacem.

Video: An expert’s guide to Russian sculptor Vadim Sidur

Twentieth anniversary celebrations of Russia’s accession to the Council of Europe were headlined in October by an exhibition of the works of noted sculptor Vadim Sidur.

Rotterdam: Fight against violent extremism in focus at mayors summit meeting

The Congress of Local and Regional Authorities, the City of Rotterdam and the European Forum for Urban Security (Efus) are organising the Summit of Mayors for the “Alliance of European cities against violent extremism” on Wednesday 9 November in the Netherlands.