15.12.2017 IN FOCUS

Job opening: EAEA is looking for an Administration Officer

EAEA is looking for an Administration Officer who could join the Brussels office at the beginning of 2018.

07.12.2017 IN FOCUS

EAEA response: the European Pillar of Social Rights and the European Education Area

EAEA’s new response to the European Pillar of Social Rights and the European Education Area calls for actions and funding for the implementation of these proposals, appropriate policy coherence and clear emphasis on lifelong learning.

20.11.2017 IN FOCUS

EAEA launches policy messages to highlight ways to support refugees through adult education

EAEA's new campaign draws attention to the linkages between adult education and refugee integration.

07.11.2017 IN FOCUS

EAEA statement: Adult education needs ESF funding

EAEA's new statement outlines the mutual benefits of the European Social Fund (ESF) and adult education, and presents recommendations on how to improve the ESF.

28.09.2017 IN FOCUS

LLL Interest Group: Adult education activates citizens and promotes democratic change

Education is key in fostering democratic and civic participation at all levels. Citizenship education has a long tradition in adult learning. The Lifelong Learning Interest Group gathered this week to discuss the role of education in promoting EU citizenship rights, active citizenship and solidarity.

13.09.2017 IN FOCUS

LLL Interest Group meeting: The Role of Education in Promoting and Strengthening Citizens' Rights

The next meeting of the Lifelong Learning Interest Group will be held on September 26th. The meeting of MEPs and civil society representatives will focus on the role of education in promoting and strengthening citizens' rights.

12.09.2017 IN FOCUS

EAEA Statement: Put the Plus into Erasmus+

To highlight the importance of including adult education fully in the Erasmus+ programme, EAEA drafted an infographic on how to put the "plus" into Erasmus+.

27.07.2017 IN FOCUS

EAEA response: Social inclusion means considering all age groups in education

The European Commission has opened a public consultation on the "Recommendation on promoting social inclusion and shared values through formal and non-formal learning". To highlight the need to consider adult learners as a crucial target group to achieve social inclusion in and through education, EAEA prepared a response.


EAEA welcomes ten new members

EAEA welcomed ten new member organisations at the EAEA General Assembly on 27 June in Girona, Spain. Three of the applied organisations became ordinary members and seven as associate members of EAEA. EAEA now has 142 members in 44 countries.

04.07.2017 IN FOCUS

New EAEA Executive Board elected

EAEA's new Executive Board was elected last week at the EAEA General Assembly. Per Paludan Hansen continues as the EAEA President.