“Educators for an Equitable Society”: Strengthening local iniatives of educators in Caucasus through international cooperation
2020 – 2021
2020 – 2021
The overall purpose of the project is to empower and connect educators in the Caucasus region and in Central Asia to become social activists, to enhance social innovation and contribute to a more equitable society.
The goals of the project are
The current project builds upon previous efforts that were targeted towards tackling the problem of inequality in the educational sector of the Caucasian countries. The proposed project directly builds upon the outcome of the project “Platform for Social Change – Educators for an Equitable Society” (ACT II, 2018-19), that has empowered and connected educators in the Caucasus countries and in Central Asia to become social activists to enhance social innovation and contribute to a more equitable society. This experience has shown that educators are a resourceful group of community activists and initiators of civic engagement and that their international collaboration can give additional impulse and leverage to their local activities.
Armenia, Azerbaidjan, Georgia, Russia, Tajikistan
Active educators and their communities
The project will use the virtual platform for social change developed in the course ACT II to reach the following objectives/outcomes: