Tag Archives: Students

Calling for young civic educators

Civic Schools is a new vision for civic education in which civic skills and understandings are integrated across the curriculum, embraced in all aspects of school governance, and built on strong connections with the community.  It is a paradigm shift in the way we think about civics, moving beyond the traditional approach of offering a […]

Young people’s quest to learn democratic process continues

With an understanding that a politically active civil society is critical to the sustainability of any democracy and an  informed and active citizens is the driving force behind a genuine and competitive political process, Sambhawana organized third batch of three day workshop called Democratic Challenges:Solving by youth participation from 5-7 September 2014 inviting young people from […]

Call for application(2nd Batch)-Democratic Challenges:Solving by youth participation

Background:A politically active civil society is critical to the sustainability of any democracy. An informed and active citizenry is the driving force behind a genuine and competitive political process. Because democratic transitions are rooted in people and movements, sustainable democracy programs cannot be delivered in a top-down, one-off, and short-term manner. This three day program […]

Partnering for Stronger Communities !

Last month, Mr. Stefan Voinea , Director of Gazeta de Sud, Romania visited Nepal under the Partnering for Stronger Communities Grants Program for Community Solutions Program Alumni. Mr. Voinea and our director Ms. Anita Thapa are Community Solutions Programs Alumni, a program of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State, and implemented […]

We are looking for 8 volunteers to join Civic Schools Team

Civic Schools is an initiative of Sambhawana that provides schools with a framework for rigorously assessing and improving their civic education offerings through curricular and extra-curricular activities as well as opportunities for youth voice in decision making. Using a collaborative process that brings together youth and adults, we help schools think creatively about how to […]

Civics our way !

With an aim to  help schools think creatively about how to improve their civic health and achieve their civic mission, Civic Schools completed this year’s 16 weeks course at Bal Byabasahi School and running on 15th week at Sudesha High School. We provided schools with a framework for rigorously assessing and improving their civic education […]