The Center for Global Citizenship Education at NCTU (NCTU - GCEC) is the first research center focuses on global citizenship education in Taiwan. The Center mission is to develop the research and the pedagogy of global citizenship education in Taiwan as well as to establish and exchange platform for research and social practice in global citizenship education in Asian Pacific. The Taiwan-based Center goals are:
- To collaborate with local and international scholars to conduct research and link the Taiwanese scholars with UNESCO-sponsored programs and actions.
- To raise interest and constructive dialogue in Taiwan and neighbors through lectures, workshops, conferences and training programs, especially the Taiwan’s social and historical related projects.
- To create a Taiwan-based platform for international exchanges by promoting the collaboration and connection between Academies and NGOs in the regions.