Archive for September, 2015

EFHR conducted training for teachers on the 'Social studies education at schools

EFHR conducted training for teachers on the ‘Social studies education at schools

Posted on September 28, 2015 by admin
The trainings on the topic of social studies education were held at the European Foundation of Human Rights office (EFHR), this year between the 25th and 26th of September. The trainings were organized as a part of the third edition of a project ‘Europeans, Poles, Citizens’. More information about this year’s edition of the project can be found here. The seminar conducted by Dr. Renata Runiewicz-Jasińska was attended by 15 teachers from 12 schools in Vilnius and Vilnius Local District. During the course of 12 hours training the topics discussed included inter alia general...
EFHR invites history teachers to the "How to teach  social studies" training

EFHR invites history teachers to the “How to teach social studies” training

Posted on September 22, 2015 by admin
The European Foundation of Human Rights (EFHR) invites history teachers and all those interested to take part in a training session on teaching “social studies” as a subject in Polish schools in Lithuania. The training course will be held from 25-26th September at EFHR’s premises at 103 Liepkalnio Street Vilnius, Lithuania. The two-day training course is organized as part of the third edition of the “Europeans, Poles, Citizens” project. As always, teachers involved in the realization of the project will be given an honorarium. All training participants and...
We are inviting you to take part in the "Skills Tandem" project

We are inviting you to take part in the “Skills Tandem” project

Posted on September 15, 2015 by Krystyna Wojciukiewicz
The European Foundation of Human Rights (EFHR) begins a new project entitled “Skills Tandem”, promoting the cultural integration in Vilnius. The educational project is targeted at the youth aged 14-19 years old – Poles, Lithuanians, Russians, Belarusians, Jews, and others. The main aim of the project is to socially integrate the youth of different nationalities and to encourage the cross-cultural dialog. The leading idea of the project “Skills Tandem” is to create the opportunities for the students to gain new skills (artistic, intellectual, linguistic,...
New trainee has joined EFHR

New trainee has joined EFHR

Posted on September 03, 2015 by admin
Aliona Burakova is a third year student at Queen Mary University of London studying Russian and Politics with a specialization in international relations. Aliona is studying for a joint degree, which allows her to obtain a double qualification in the spheres of political science and translation (English to Russian and Russian to English). Aliona is originally from Vilnius, but has spent the last 5 years in London where she graduated from Uxbridge College and also gained an interest in international relations, the work of non-governmental organizations, protection of environment and...