Leibniz University Hannover, Germany
The Coordinator of the Project is the Institute for Didactics of Democracy of the Leibniz University Hannover in Germany. The university was funded in 1831, nowadays it has 21,000 students and 4,700 staff members. Didactics of Democracy describes the scientific examination of a “learning democracy”. Students who will become teachers for civic education are enrolled here. Active citizenship it the focal point of teaching and researching. The Institute has a strong record of developing educational tools, curricula and teaching material.
Alexandru Ioan Cuza University, Iasi
Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iaşi is the oldest higher education institution in Romania. Since 1860, the university has been carrying on a tradition of excellence and innovation in the fields of education and research. With over 23.000 students and 745 academic staff, the university enjoys high prestige at national and international level and cooperates with 403 universities world-wide.
Nicolaus Copernicus University, Torun
Nicolaus Copernicus University is the biggest comprehensive, state owned university in Northern Poland. It has 29500 students and 4000 employees. It offer studies at 17 faculties.
The Faculty of Political Sciences and International Studies of Nicolaus Copernicus University is ranked among the top 5 political science schools of higher education in Poland. The Faculty is an important center of education, science, and research and its employees of receive numerous awards for didactic and scientific achievements. They have exercised responsible duties over a number of scientific associations and societies, both in Poland and abroad.
Universidad de la Laguna, Tenerife
The University of La Laguna, with more than 200 years of history is an institution open to the world. It hosts over 23,000 students, more than 1,800 lecturers and 800 administrative staff offering a high quality catalogue of degrees and research programmes meeting the objectives of the European Higher Education Area, helping graduates in the labour market and fostering the economic development of the Canary Islands region.
Its Strategic Research Plan takes advantage of the geostrategic situation of the Canary Islands as an Atlantic Platform for Intercultural Dialogue defining as a strategic goal for the next ten years to become the reference European Atlantic University, an open research institution to be the preferred destination for students and researchers across Europe and the Atlantic area.
Manchester Metropolitan University