CARDET is the leading non-profit center (NGO status) for development and education in the eastern Mediterranean, based in Cyprus and with partners around the world.
Our mission is to inspire next generation education, and promote research, innovation and development through evidence-based practices, cutting-edge research, and empowered people. CARDET brings together an international team of veterans and young professionals with global expertise in development education, sustainable development, social justice, awareness raising, human rights, integration, civic engagement and citizenship, reconciliation, policy assessments, e-learning, distance education, and evaluation. We have been working with private and public organizations and institutions in Asia, Europe, and the USA. Members of the CARDET team have successfully participated in more than 100 projects in more than 20 countries, several of which were supported by the European Commission, the United Nations Development Program, The Commonwealth of Learning, The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, and the Cyprus Research Promotion Foundation.