CivicLab develops projects and strategies for (world)citizenship. For schools, civil society and cities.

CivicLab is the personal website of Mark Saey. Philosopher, author of World-system analysis. An answer to 1968 and Young people become world-citizens. He was a collaborator of the Research Group World-System Analysis at Ghent University and was Blokwatch editor in charge of the Citizen Initiatives. He taught Cultural Anthropology, Theory of Comparative Research and World-System Analysis at Ghent University. He has been a Philosophy and Ethics teacher in the professional/vocational, technical and general tracks in secondary education for 20 years and a member of the Board of directors of School Without Racism. He was a member of the Committee Active Citizenship of the Flemish public education-system GO! At present he is a member of the Quality Commission and Knowledge Center for World-Citizenship Education of Kleur Bekennen and Lector at Artesis Plantijn College Antwerp. There he teaches World-Citizenship (all teacher trainings) and Inter-religious dialogue and Politics (training program for Ethics teachers). Starting 2019 he also works part-time for the Active Citizenship cell of the city educational-system of Antwerp.

The CivicLab website, editing of image and film material is by Maaki Production.

It provides the audiovisual production for the peace and justice “Hague Talks” events and has worked on educational documentary films such as “Class of 1943” and “Young in Prison”. Maaki Production is a team of all-around filmmakers that creates diverse film and video productions. Based in Rotterdam, it offers to develop concepts, do the filming and video post-production, social media strategy and websites for projects that matter.

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