18.07.2013 POLICY

SOLIDAR publishes a briefing on recognition of non-formal and informal competences of workers´ representatives

The publication is released in the framework of the project "Promoting the Agenda for New Skills and Jobs: Strengthening individual learning pathways by developing skills assessment tools for workers".

17.07.2013 POLICY

EUCIS-LLL sets up a task force on validation of non-formal and informal learning

The European Civil Society Platform on Lifelong Learning - EUCIS-LLL - has been advocating for validation as a key tool for lifelong learning for years and has now set up a task force to further tackle the issue. EAEA is a member of EUCIS-LLL.

16.07.2013 EAEAPROJECTS

Shaping European identity through movies

EAEA GRUNDTVIG AWARD 2013. EAEA hands out the yearly EAEA Grundtvig Award to a successful European learning partnership. This year´s theme for the award was "Active citizenship and transnational solidarity - Adult Education as a tool against nationalism, chauvinism and xenophobia".

12.07.2013 EAEAPROJECTS

ESMV project aims at increasing the motivation of volunteers

EAEA GRUNDTVIG AWARD 2013. EAEA hands out the yearly EAEA Grundtvig Award to a successful European learning partnership. This year´s theme for the award was "Active citizenship and transnational solidarity - Adult Education as a tool against nationalism, chauvinism and xenophobia".

11.07.2013 REPORTS

Managing culture in times of crisis

If the cultural sector does not get any revenues from the public expenditures any more, then how can it survive? This question was discussed by experts and cultural professionals at a conference organised by ENCATC - European network on Cultural Management and Cultural Policy Education. The event took place on 5 July 2013 in Brussels.

10.07.2013 POLICY

Cedefop publishes statistics on VET and lifelong learning policies

What do statistical data say about your country´s vocational education and training (VET) and lifelong learning policies? How does your country compare with the European Union average and other Member States?

09.07.2013 EAEAPROJECTS

DARE network raises awareness on democracy and human rights education

EAEA GRUNDTVIG AWARD 2013. EAEA hands out the yearly EAEA Grundtvig Award to a successful European learning partnership. This year´s theme for the award was "Active citizenship and transnational solidarity - Adult Education as a tool against nationalism, chauvinism and xenophobia".

05.07.2013 PROJECTS

Belieforama raises awareness of religious-cultural differences

EAEA GRUNDTVIG AWARD 2013. EAEA hands out the yearly EAEA Grundtvig Award to a successful European learning partnership. This year´s theme for the award was "Active citizenship and transnational solidarity - Adult Education as a tool against nationalism, chauvinism and xenophobia".

04.07.2013 REPORTS

Citizen participation could be the way out of economic crisis

The economic crisis in Europe has had a huge negative impact on employment, especially of young people. Public expenses in sectors like education and training have been cut dramatically, which has aggravated the problem.

03.07.2013 EAEAPOLICY

Erasmus+ increases the funds for adult learning

The member states of the European Union, European Commission and European Parliament have finally reached the agreement on the new programme for education, youth and sport. For adult educators Erasmus+ does not seem that bad after all.