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European Parliament LLL Interest Group: How do we define learning environments in the 21st century?

Brussels, 7 June 2018
On 6 June the European Parliament’s Lifelong Learning Interest Group met to discuss the topic of 21st Century Learning Environments: where is non-formal and informal learning in the Future of Learning? The meeting brought together Members of the European Parliament, representatives of the European Commission, civil society organisations and other stakeholders to discuss the concept of learning environments and explore the relationship between such environments across formal, non-formal and informal settings. In that respect, the meeting […]

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SAVE THE DATE – Strategy/Job/Society for VET – Venice may 28th 2018 – Scuola Grande San Giovanni Evangelista

EVTA (European Vocational Education and Training Association) and ENAIP NET, the Italian consortium of regional Enaip bodies, promote the event “Strategy/Job/Society for VET”, which will be held in Venice on the 28th of May in the majestic location of Scuola Grande San Giovanni Evangelista.
Distinguished keynote speakers will debate on VET’s future trends within nowadays ever-changing society and labour market:

Joao Santos, Deputy Head of Unit VET Vocational training, Apprenticeship & Adult Learning – D.G. Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion at European […]

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Save the date for the LLLWeek2018!

The LLLPlatform will be holding its 8th Lifelong Learning Week (LLLWeek) on 3-7 December 2018 in Brussels. We are very happy to say that the LLLWeek will take place in cooperation and with the support of the LLL Interest Group and the Youth Intergroup.

The LLLWeek has over time become a milestone in the European education agenda, thanks to the support of civil society actors and of Members of the European Parliament, bringing together learners and educators, field workers and policy-makers, thinkers and […]

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The LLLPlatform announces its 2018 General Assembly

The Lifelong Learning Platform is happy to announce that it will be holding its 2018 General Assembly on 7 July in Vienna, Austria. The G.A. will follow the annual conference and will see the participation of the whole LLLP membership.
Members will gather to discuss the general direction of the LLLP, and will also proceed to the election of four new Steering Committee members. The rotation systems foresees that three members of the Steering Committee will end their […]

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Press release – Culture and Education for All

Culture and Education for All: Building the Skills for More Resilient Societies
Brussels, 16 March 2018
Civil society organisation[1], European and International Institutions, permanent representations, universities, teachers and stakeholders came together on March 14th to discuss a common approach to linking culture and education. In light of the European Year of Cultural Heritage and the European Commission’s 2017 Communication on “Strengthening European Identity through Education and Culture” the debate aimed at discussing possible synergies between the two policy fields […]

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LLLAwards 2017 – Winners unveiled at the LLLWeek Reception

During the LLLWeek17 Reception, the awardees of the LLLAwards 2017 have been unveiled!
Drum roll for the LLLAwards! And the winners are…

“Education and Innovative Pedagogy”: Historiana eLearning Environments by EUROCLIO, for its outstanding work in declining digital tools and empowerment of citizenship educators.
“Education and Social Inclusion”: Learning Circles, by the Peer2Peer University and Centre for Research […]

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Press release – The Lifelong Learning Interest Group meeting on “The role of education in promoting and strengthening citizens’ rights”

Within the framework of the Lifelong Learning Interest Group of the European Parliament, the Lifelong Learning Platform (LLLP) and the European Association of the Education of adults (EAEA) organised a seminar on “The role of education on promoting and strengthening citizen’s rights”. This event brought together civil society organisations of different interests and sectors, and the European institutions – represented by several MEPs and representative of the European Commission namely DG Education, Youth, Sport and Culture.
The aim […]

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LLLP Annual Conference Report published

The Annual Conference 2017 took place on 31 May and 1 June in Tallinn, Estonia. This year’s topic is “Education in a digital world. Reducing inequalities through lifelong learning”. The challenge of education in a digital world commands us to open education as widely as possible to include all, through flexible pathways and innovative thinking in order to enable all to adapt to yet unknown developments. The two days in Tallinn have brought us vibrant inputs, valuable contributions and […]

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LLLWeek Reception 2017 – Save the date

The LLLWeek Reception 2017

When? On Monday, November 21st, from 18.00 to 21.00

Where? In Brussels! Venue will come shortly
What? During the second day of the LLLWeek 2017, we invite to you to discover the Lifelong Learning Platform, our partners the European Youth Forum, and our initiatives. The Reception will be a joyful occasion to round up the year in the LLLP, with insights on the work of the EU institutions in the field of choice. Experts, academics, civil society organisations and MEPs will […]

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The EQF Advisory Group meets to address the role of NGOs in validation

The European Commission, together with the Lifelong Learning Platform, the European Volunteer Centre, and Cedefop is organising a Peer Learning Activity (PLA). The focus of the PLA will be “the role of non-governmental stakeholders in implementing the 2012 Recommendation on validation of non-formal and informal learning“. Important partners of the event are YFJ, EURASHE, EUA, ESU, and ETUC.
This PLA aims at exchanging […]

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