In the margins of the Strasbourg World Forum
for Democracy, an agreement for strategic co-operation between the Bulgarian and Moroccan Schools was signed to consolidate their efforts to develop new joint programmes and initiatives. The Bulgarian School will share its experience in carrying out high quality training for young leaders and stimulate exchange of expertise and knowledge between the two Schools’ participants and alumni.
From February 2014, the Moscow School of Civic Education launches a weekly i-class programme offering online seminars and discussions with prominent Russian and international experts, work in groups, and essay writing. Throughout the year, i-class participants will discuss the concept of a modern state, political and civic culture, as well as global challenges to democracy.
Article by Ilgar Mammadov, Director of the Baku School of Political Studies and Chairman of the Republican Alternative (REAL) Movement on his situation as a political prisoner.
It is now one year since Ilgar Mammadov was imprisoned on politically-motivated charges in Azerbaijan.