Review of the Digital Citizenship Education Committee of Ministers Recommendation

Client: Council of Europe

Duration: 2024

Consortium: Open Evidence.

Abstract: Digital Citizenship Education (DCE) is a holistic approach combining the development of digital skills and competences for democratic culture. Recommendation CM/Rec(2019)10 on developing and promoting digital citizenship education was adopted by the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe on 21 November 2020 and provides recommendations to Member States on how to introduce DCE into their legislation and learning frameworks, with stakeholder involvement and international cooperation. The study is the first review of the implementation of the Recommendation, conducted through desk research of national frameworks and a survey with national representatives.