++++++++++ Above and beyond its programmatic framework, the Freudenberg Foundation is involved in acute emergency relief operations for Ukraine and in supporting civil-societal organizations dedicated to helping particularly vulnerable groups in the region. ++++++++++
Demo­cratic culture

#netzrevolte, Foundation for Learning through Civic Engagement

The #netzrevolte project aims to combine democratic with digital education in schools, and strengthen democratic action capacities and powers of judgment among children and young people on the net.
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Ferdos Forudastan
Managing Director
Maren Düsberg
Managing Director RAA Saxony
Hajdi Barz
Managing director
Prof. Dr. Vassilis Tsianos
Sandra Zentner
Managing Director

Democratic Communities, Tuzla Community Foundation

The Democratic Communities project of the Tuzla Community Foundation (Bosnia) aims to combat disintegrative social processes by means of local participatory projects.
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Dr. Constanze Jaiser
Project Manager

Learning by Involvement competence center

The competence center for Learning by Involvement of the RAA Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania provides counseling, support and skilling for the teachers at schools that want to translate the teaching/learning approach of service learning into practical reality.
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Fabian Klinker
Research referee
Social inclusion
Kristina Krieft
Coordinator (NRW) Rucksack School
Anika Noack
Director Pedagogic Workshop
Vesna Lovrić
Senior Project Manager

km2 of Education in Wuppertal

One Square Kilometer of Education in Wuppertal is a network of public and private-sector educational institutions, which enables children to achieve individually successful educational biographies, on the basis of local needs and with the Pedagogic Workshop as a nodal point.
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Evelyn Scholz
Managing Director
Ante Rašić
Project Manager

Rolf Engelbrecht Prize

The Rolf Engelbrecht Prize is awarded to individuals and initiatives in Weinheim that campaign for equitable co-existence in a democratic urban society.
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Dr. Wilfried Kruse
Katharina Lezius

"Smart Cities" research project

Taking Hoyerswerda as an example, the research project’s goal is to examine the contribution that municipal coordination can make in the field of education towards strengthening local democracies.
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Who we are
The Freudenberg Foundation was set up in 1984 by partners of the Freudenberg & Co. KG company as an independent, civil-societal organization tasked with fostering education and peaceful co-existence.

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