Applications for SAPERE AUDE Seminars are now open

Stockholm, 25-29 April 2017 and Segovia, 22-26 May 2017

Young leaders from the Schools of Political Studies are invited to apply to participate in two introductory seminars on the Fundamentals of Democracy and Civic Engagement.

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Seminar "Sapere Aude: Freedom of Speech, Media and Society"

Oxford, 23-27 January 2017

The 5-day seminar brought together around 80 young leaders from 12 European countries and over 20 prominent experts from the United Kingdom, Russia, France and the United States.

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The Association of Schools of Political Studies: a network for democracy in the 21st century

In 2008, an association was created in Stras-bourg to develop the network of Schools of Political Studies in Europe and in the world. Its main objectives are to allow its members to develop their activities, to strengthen their ties beyond any devides and build together democratic societies based on a political culture characterised by pluralism, tolerance and dialogue.

Free Ilgar Mammadov now say Schools of Political Studies heads

The Azerbaijan authorities must immediately release Ilgar Mammadov, Director of the Baku School of Political Studies, following the definitive ruling by the European Court of Human Rights that his arrest and detention since 2013 breached the European Convention on Human Rights.

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Latest news
19/09/2016 Sapere aude seminar: “Freedom and the rule of law”
From 20-24 September, the Association of Schools of Political Studies, in co-operation with Belgrade Fund for Political Excellence will host a seminar in Belgrade on the topic of freedom and the rule of law.
16/09/2016 Registration for the 5th World Forum for Democracy is open
Preparations for the World Forum for Democracy 2016 edition are now in full swing. The forum will take place in Strasbourg from 7-9 November on the theme of education and democracy.


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