RECOMMENDATIONS

Recommendations for the development of arts education and education through art constitute one of the main working results achieved through implementing the current UNESCO and IFESCCO pilot project “Arts Education in CIS Countries: Building Creative Capacities for 21st Century” (2009–2014).

The recommendations are based on “The Universal Declaration of Human Rights” (1948), “The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child” (1989) as well as international documents specifying strategic development of arts education

The development of recommendations was based on the suggestions elaborated by national experts with consideration of the modern socio-cultural conditions and international best practices. 

Recommendations on the Development of Arts Education and Education through Arts in the CIS Member States (PDF)

i At the 25th meeting of the Council for Cooperation in the field of Education of the Commonwealth of Independent States, held in Yerevan on 19 October, 2012 the issue of "The IFESCCO project activities and results of the joint UNESCO and IFESCCO project “Recommendations for the Development of Arts Education and Education through Arts in the CIS Member States”" was discussed. As result of the discussion, it was recommended to use the “Recommendations for the Development of Arts Education and Education through Arts in the CIS Member States” during the learning process and the development of a new generation of educational programs, including arts education and culture by the educational institutions of the CIS member states.