A year ago, in response to extremist violence and terrorist attacks in Europe, the EU Education
Ministers and Commissioner Navracsics adopted the Paris Declaration on ‘Promoting citizenship and the common values of freedom, tolerance and non-discrimination through education’. It reaffirmed Europe’s determination to stand shoulder to shoulder in support and safeguard of the fundamental values that lie at the heart of the EU: respect for human dignity, freedom, democracy, equality, the rule of law and respect for human rights.
One year on, how have European countries addressed the Paris Declaration objectives in their education policies?
This new Eurydice leaflet will provide you with a short overview of recent education policy developments in European countries since the adoption of the Paris Declaration.
Promoting citizenship and the common values of freedom, tolerance and non-discrimination through education – Overview of education policy developments in Europe following the Paris Declaration of 17 March 2015