Inter-American Program on Education for Democratic Values and Practices 2007-2009. Presented by Technical Secretariat October 14, 2008. Mandates. IV Meeting of Ministers: CIDI/RME/RES. 12 (IV-O/05 “RESOLVES:
Inter-American Program on Education for Democratic Values and Practices
Presented by Technical Secretariat
October 14, 2008
Description: bilingual online journal aim is to foster intellectual discussion and exchange ideas to promote education for democratic citizenship across the Americas. ( Indiana University (USA), Catholic University of Chile, University of Toronto, Canada.
Donors 2007-2008: CIE, Permanent Mission of Colombia, Center for Civic Education
Description:Provide 21 Youth from the Americas to work actively in the Inter-American Program's activities
(follow-up GA mandate)
Description: objective of this course is capacity building in those officials in-charge evaluation of national policies and programs in education for democratic citizenship and related areas
through the exchange of experiences and by offering a space for the critical analysis, dialogue, sharing of literature and other resources.
Description:Series of mechanisms and products that promote the exchange of key information from member states tailored for different stakeholders: policymakers, researchers, practitioners
Boletines en línea / On-line Bulletins
Description:The objectives is to share practices and experiences in the use of media to promote democratic values and practices; to promote greater use of the media for civic purposes and to; forge links between government, civil society, and the private sector (media) in this area.
The CIE, representing Ministries of Education of the 34 OAS Member States, has anticipated technical and financial support for the activities of the program since 2005 and continues to monitors its progress.
The Inter-American Program is coordinated by the department of Education and Culture in the Executive Secretariat for Integral development in collaboration with the Department of State Modernization and Governance in the Sub-Secretariat for Political Affairs.
CIE Subfund Request = 37%
Counterpart Resources = 63%