FEDERATION OF EDUCATIONAL COMUNITIES
Founded in 1948
under the patronage of UNESCO
international forum of practitioners and researchers for exchange of ideas on
trends and special issues in the field of education outside the family.
FICE International is the
only international organization for all professionals in the field of outside
the family education. It has at present 27 national units in Europe, Canada and
Africa. FICE is a non-government organization and holds a consultative status in
relation with UNESCO. FICE acts in favor of the observance of child rights
irrespective of nationality, race or religion of the child. FICE militates for
the professional development of all types of outside the family education by
organizing such activities as: international seminars and congresses, exchanges
between specialists in the field, publications discussing pertinent issues in
the field of outside the family education, counseling of authorities in the
field, initiation of research and studies, promotion and stimulation of the
exchange of ideas and crossborder relations between colleagues, organization of
camps and holidays for children.
founded in 1990 is a full member of the International Federation of Educational
Communities. FICE-Romania owns 18 district branches and counts over 7000 members
and supporters, physical persons (pedagogues, proffesors, psychologists,
sociologists, jurists, journalists, etc) and institutions (colleges and
faculties of social assistence/ pedagogy, state and
private institutions and services specialized in social protection, NGO’s ).
is a non-government and non-profit organisation which has religious neutrality.
The main purpose of FICE-Romania is protecting the children’s rights and the
proffesionnal development of the extra-familial education domain).
Since 1990, FICE-Romania carries on the following activities:
- activities of forming and perfectioning personnel in the social protections
- activities of supporting children/young people, families with difficulties
- organises experience changes and practical activities in the
psycho-social-pedagogic field in the country and abroad
- publishes materials on the specialty
- organises annualy national and international symposiums and conferences
- suggests to the government institutions measures of perfectionig the
legislation in the social protection field
- interfers in the cases of non-observance of the children’s rights
Who can become a FICE-Romania
According to the statute of FICE-Romania, the form approved by the General
Meeting in June 7, 1997, Oradea, member of FICE-Romania can be any Romanian or
foreign citizen, institution, educational community, society, private
association or NGO which agrees with the statute of FICE-Romania.
persons / institutions / organizations wishing to become member of FICE can hand
in the admittance applications at the center of the organisation. The admittance
applications will be disscussed and approved by the Central Bureau of FICE-Romania.
PARTNERSHIPS - COOPERATIONS
CONFERENCES AND PANEL TALKS
Romania cooperates with:
numerous national FICE offices (such as those based in Israel, Belgium, Finland,
Holland, Germany, etc)
- school inspection departments in Bucharest and in the country
- departments for the protection of children rights
- universities and colleges
- other bodies and organizations, governmental and non-governmental
Starting 1990 F.I.C.E. - Romania has annually organized international
conferences, seminars and panel talks on topics of interest for the professional
life, assembling top professionals from the country and abroad.
papers and syntheses read at such events are gathered and published in F.I.C.E.