Education Commissioner: EU invests in education in times of crisis
Commissioner for Education, Androulla Vassiliou, highlights that adult education can upgrade skills of the low-qualified and help in the challenges that ageing brings for Europe. Council of Europe reminds that supporting labour market is not the only goal of education.
ICAE's toolkit supports development oriented adult educators
United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) are due 2015 and International Council on Adult Education (ICAE) is putting special emphasis on the post-2015 process. The Council has produced an advocacy toolkit called The right to education and lifelong learning: Supporting materials for advocacy in the post-2015 process.
The Commissioner for Education makes a statement on Erasmus for All
Androulla Vassiliou, the Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth, appeals to MEPs on supporting Commission's views on the forthcoming programme for Education and Training, Youth and Sport.
Erasmus for All is coming together
The negotiations over European Unionīs new Programme for Education, Training, Youth and Sport are progressing. The final decision will be done earliest in May.
Ideal of justice motivates a British adult educator
GENERATION NEXT. Adult education professional Alistair (Al) Lockhart-Smith promotes the need for balance in adult education policy.