700 Reasons: Reason #391

Reason: 391
All young people should have the knowledge and values that will enable them to function responsibly as citizens, not only of the UK but of Europe and the world. There is little prospect of promoting better international understanding and greater tolerance of otherness if we persist in giving young people the message that they need make no effort to meet others half way
Response from the Steering Group of the Nuffield Languages Programme to the consultation document 14-19: extending opportunities, raising standards, 20 May 2002
Related Keywords:
Citizenship, International relations, Knowledge, Understanding, Values