Civic Education

Simulations

Learning Goals

All simulation games listed here, aim to achieve the following general learnign goals. Furthermore, each simulation game has also specific learning objectives.

1) Political Processes: Our simulation games transform participants into stakeholders and let them experience processes of genotaitions and decision-making. This way they promote the development of a democratic consciousness

2) Active Citizenship: Showing different possibilities for civil society to influence political processes is particularly important to us. Our goal is to promote the development of an active and critical citizenry. 

Overview: Civic Education

Here you find an overview of those simulation games that were developed by us. All of them we've tested and implemented serveral times. In case you are interested to implement one of these simulation games, feel free to contact us.

National Youth Policy

In many countries youth participation in the public life is a serious challenge. Many countries have approved a National Youth Policy that is supposed to overcome the most urgent issues. The simulation game focuses on the design of a National Youth...

Read more

Transolvia

Highlights the potentials and limits of civil society actors, especially regarding cooperation with state and international actors.

Read more

SIMigration

How does EU-Migration policies work and how to design integration so it responds to the actual needs?

Read more

Right-Wing-Populism

Right-Wing-Populism is on the rise all over Europe. What are the structures of argumentation of right-wing-activists and what could be done against it?

Read more

Koalitionsbildung im Bundestag

The German political system appeared quite robust over the last years. Now a new party surfaced, the so-called "Alternative for Germany" - to what extent might this party change the balance of power in the parliament?

Read more

Ahl Hessa [The village]

This simulation game is exposing the participants to the concept of gender equality through discussing different topics and rights related to women.

Read more

Non-Violent Resistance

The simulation game deals with the motivations and convictions behind the choice of protest forms and the role of communication between different stakeholders before demonstrations.

Read more

Nidal's Struggle

The simulation game focuses on the values of Humanity, Equality, Honesty, Social Justice and Freedom. How to prioritize and what does it mean to take value-based decisions?

Read more

El Wasa’aya

El Wasa’aya has different conflict lines imposed by numerous and different actors with contradicting tendencies and interests, the question is, will the actors find a resolution and be united to protect their land?

Read more

US-Elections

How does EU-Migration policies work and how to design integration so it responds to the actual needs?

Read more

Anopolis

In Anopolis live different ethnic minorities and the its citizens have very different interests. The situation in town is stressed, as people are facing  different problems, such as a bad economical situation, unemployment, tensions between the...

Read more

Transolvia Elections

General Elections in Transolvia. The participants simulate six months election-campaigning.

Read more

Fit for Life

In order to find out, what to do after school, this simulation offers secondary school students insights into life after school.

Read more

Financial Markets

All of us are somehow affected by the financial crisis of 2008. But how do financial markets actually work and how can they come to a collapse?

Read more

Greencity

Greencity, highlights the complexity of the conflict between religious and secular groups and the possible points of manifestation of the conflict on a local level.

Read more

El Rehla - Democratic Decision Making

The way a society takes its decisions characterizes it significantly and is directly linked to the realization of the values: humanity, equality, honesty, social justice and especially freedom. This simulation game provides a save space to experiment...

Read more

Quo Vadis European Union

The simulation game covers the debate on the future of European Union in the context of the recent challenges to the integration project. In the scenario, the participants approach the topic by discussing and negotiating two core issues: A future...

Read more

Bribania - How to fight corruption

Focusing on different strategies how to reduce corruption on national and local level. In the very center are actors from various setcors and levels.