Theodor-Heuss-Kolleg: Project Work

  • Best PracticesSocial Engagement

    Many of the Theodor-Heuss-Kolleg’s project teams and programs take responsibility for other people in their work.

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  • Best PracticesStrengthening Communities

    Many projects motivate people to be more mindful of others in their surroundings. They initiate collective actions, activate existing communities, and build…

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  • Best PracticesEcology & Sustainability

    Ecology and sustainability are wide-ranging issues, from global policies to concrete local environmental conditions and education for sustainable development.…

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  • Best PracticesGender Roles & Equality

    Gender roles and equality are for a focus for many fellows. They care about equal opportunities and inspire tolerance and respect with regard to minority…

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  • Best PracticesCreative Spaces

    Project teams value the importance of creating creative space whereby individuals are encouraged to release their energy and imagination. They shape spaces for…

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Change through individual action & project work

Only those who are deeply motivated from inside are capable of convincing others and mobilizing their networks which encompass family, friends, neighbors,..etc. This is how THK supports civil society - by empowering them to share their commitment and their fresh ideas.

Watch out: Project Initiatives in Georgia

The movie shows a project for displaced children in Georgia and explains how our support works.

Social engagement

Social engagement means giving other people a chance. Meeting needs. Helping people find their way in life. Many of the Theodor-Heuss-Kolleg’s project teams and programs take responsibility for other people in their work.  Read on

Strengthening Communities Through Local Networking

A democratic civil society runs on citizenship. This begins with everyday, respectful interactions among people. Many projects motivate people to be more mindful of others in their surroundings. They initiate collective actions, activate existing communities, and build bridges between generations. Read on

Gender roles and equality

Gender roles and equality are for a focus for many fellows. They care about equal opportunities and inspire tolerance and respect with regard to minority identities. Read on

Ecological Sustainability

Ecology and sustainability are wide-ranging issues, from global policies to concrete local environmental conditions and education for sustainable development. An attractive topic for engagement since years. Read on

Strengthening self-responsibiltyYour ideas count

Our participants unilaterally decide what they want to work on. Therefore their topics are varied. Among the most frequent areas of engagement are ecology, working with minorities, supporting socially marginalized groups, participatory decision-making in universities and improving youngsters' living conditions.