Poliglotti4.eu, the EU co-funded project on multilingualism and language policy, has launched its website today: www.poliglotti4.eu.
The Irish EAEA member AONTAS is a project partner on 'Sowing the Learning Seeds' a Grundtvig Learning Partnership Project which aims to share the experience of organising Adult Learners' Festivals.
It is all very well for policy makers to agree on common targets and ambitions. But what happens next?
As you probably know, 2012 is the European Year of Active Ageing and Intergenerational Solidarity (EY2012).
The Committee of the Regions, AGE Platform Europe and the European Commission have issued a brochure presenting EU funding possibilities for regional and local initiatives to promote active ageing and solidarity between generations.
EU citizens and migrants alike agree that integration requires language skills, employment, respect for the local culture and an unambiguous legal status. Migrants to the EU bring with them not only diversity, but also the potential to make a valuable contribution to economic growth and stability.
This summer the Unesco Institute of Lifelong Learning is a learning and working venue to as many as six young professionals, which is an unprecedented number of concurrent interns at the Institute.
Union citizenship and the rights that go with it are one of the key pillars of the European Union. As we mark the 20th anniversary of the establishment of Union citizenship under the Maastricht Treaty, on 1 November 1993, the European Commission has proposed to designate 2013 as the "European Year of Citizens".
In the UK, counselling is an umbrella term covering a range of talking therapies and is generally delivered by trained practitioners who work with people over a short or long term to help them bring about effective change or enhance their wellbeing.
For the first time, a pan-European study offers a comprehensive picture of reading literacy and identifies some of the key factors impacting on the acquisition of reading skills for 3-15 year olds.