05.05.2015 IN FOCUS

EAEA welcomes CULT vote on TTIP

EAEA has advocated strongly against the inclusion of adult education in the treaty Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) between the European Union and the USA together with other representatives of civil society and trade union, like The European Civil Society Platform on Lifelong Learning (EUCIS-LLL) and European Trade Union Committee for Education (ETUCE).

22.04.2015 IN FOCUS

Civil society and MEPs form a new Interest Group on Lifelong Learning

EAEA and EUCIS-LLL have initiated an Interest Group on Lifelong Learning together with six Members of the European Parliament. Hosted by MEP Sirpa Pietikäinen (Finland, EPP), the group brings together civil society representatives and MEPs to discuss various key issues connected to lifelong learning. The first meeting took place in Brussels on 16th of April 2015.

15.04.2015 IN FOCUS

Register now for the EAEA General Assembly and Conference

The registration for EAEA's General Assembly and Annual Conference "Health and Health Literacy in Adult Education in Europe" is now open. The events take place in Porto, Portugal between 22 and 23 June 2015.

13.04.2015 IN FOCUS

Criteria and deadline of the EAEA Grundtvig Award changed

Due to the fact that EAEA has been contacted by a number of national, regional and local initiatives that would not be eligible, we have decided to give them a chance to contend the Award in order to find really excellent and innovative projects. We are now looking for projects that have either a transnational element or a strong national or local partnership with a diverse range of stakeholders.

09.04.2015 IN FOCUS

EAEA statement to the Paris Declaration of the European Education Ministers

The European Association for the Education of Adults (EAEA) welcomes the Paris ‘Declaration on Promoting citizenship and the common values of freedom, tolerance and non-discrimination through education’.

24.02.2015 IN FOCUS

Younger Staff Training is coming again in 2015

EAEA Younger Staff Training (YST) will be organised again in December. If you are currently writing on your applications for Erasmus+ Mobility Grants and would like to participate in the training or send someone from your staff, then please feel free to include us in your application!

18.02.2015 IN FOCUS

Health is the theme of the EAEA Grundtvig Award 2015

The EAEA Grundtvig Award for Adult Learning highlights project results that produce new ideas, new partnerships, new methodologies and a new understanding how we can work in adult learning. In parallel, EAEA launches an additional award in the framework of the Adult Education Made Accessible (AEMA) project: the Accessibility Award.

22.01.2015 IN FOCUS

More outreach, intercultural dialogue and non-formal learning in 2015

A New Year’s message from the President and Secretary General of EAEA

15.01.2015 IN FOCUS

EAEA urges Commissioner Malmström to exclude adult education from the TTIP

EAEA has sent a letter to Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmström to express its concerns about the inclusion of "private" adult learning and "other education services" as a subject for TTIP negotiations along with other public services.

10.12.2014 IN FOCUS

Education is a public good and has to be excluded from the TTIP negotiations

EAEA is deeply concerned by the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiations and its possible consequences. EAEA wants to firmly underline that (adult) education is a public good and asks the European Commission and the Member States to exclude (adult) education from the negotiations.