Call for young volunteers at the EU pavilion at Expo Milano 2015

The pavilion of the European Union intends to offer all young Europeans the opportunity to actively participate in a historic event, Expo Milano 2015, contributing to its activities and creating a unique learning and communication experience.

The Learning Teacher Network’s International Events 2015-2016

In Croatia in April 2015
The Learning Teacher Network's 10th International Conference
16-18 April 2015 in Zagreb, Croatia. Title: 'Innovation for Development in Learning and Sustainability'. Full conference information and on-line registration form is published on

In Malta in October 2015

Latvia takes over EU Council presidency for the first time

The first of January not only marked the start of a new year, it was also when Latvia took over the presidency of the EU Council for the first time. The Baltic state will lead and coordinate member states’ work for the next six months and expectations are high.

The Latvian Presidency will focus on three overarching priorities: Competitive Europe, Digital Europe and Engaged Europe.

The Network is now a listed UNESCO commitment stakeholder

The Learning Teacher Network is honoured to be an officially recognized, listed UNESCO committed stakeholder in the capacity building of educators and trainers within the new UNESCO Global Action Programme on Education for Sustainable Development (GAP/ESD).

New countries in the Europe for Citizens Programme

News from the Euroepan Commission (23 Dec 2014):
Serbia, Montenegro, and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia have signed the Agreements on their participation in the Europe for Citizens Programme.

The Learning Teacher Magazine 3-4/2014 has been published

The Learning Teacher Magzine 3-4/2014 has been published. Read this double edition as flipbook on-line or purchase a printed hard copy to be sent to you by post.

The Zagreb Conference 2015
How to achieve high-quality teaching for sustainable development?

The UNESCO World Conference in Nagoya: New Global Action Programme for ESD

DESD 2005-2014 Final Report
The final assessment report on the UN Decade of ESD (2005-2014) was launched at the 2014 World Conference on ESD (Education for Sustainable Development).

European Year for Development 2015: Our world, our dignity, our future

Next year 2015 will be the European Year for Development, to celebrate what has already been achieved and seek what still needs to be done. The development committee will discuss the theme year today 11th November.

Freedom and peace - the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall

This weekend marks the 25th anniversary of the most significant event in recent European history: the Fall of the Berlin Wall on 9 November 1989. We celebrate a Europe in unity, we deeply value open borders and open minds. Always keep the vision of hope, of unity, and of Freedeom Without Walls in the conitnuous work for peace and democracy, respect for human rights and the freedom of citizens.

Malala Wins 2014 World's Children's Prize

Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenager who won the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize for her work championing education rights for all children, has been awarded another prestigious honor.

The World's Children's Prize -- dubbed by media as the "Children's Nobel Prize" -- is based on a global vote involving millions of children.