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2013: Preparing for EU Elections

This year, the Week had a particular focus on the upcoming European Elections of Spring 2014. At this occasion EUCIS-LLL launched its Manifesto for the European elections and many events took place in order to provide ideas on how to modernise education and training systems in Europe.

Civil Society Meeting Place

EUCIS-LLL members had stands from 2 to 6 December at the European Parliament. Animations and other activities were organised during the whole week.


The 10 finalists pictures of EUCIS-LLL contest on “The Future of Learning: Unlocking each and everyone’s unique potential” were exhibited at the European Parliament and the winners of each category were awarded during the opening reception.


EUCIS-LLL and its members organised several events during the LLL Week in order to raise awareness on Lifelong Learning in Europe with a particular focus on the upcoming European elections in 2014.

A key moment during the Week was the launch and discussion of EUCIS-LLL Manifesto for the European elections with representatives of the main political groups at the round table that took place on Tuesday 3rd.

OECD’s survey on Adult Learning (PIAAC), validation of Non-Formal learning and mobility, european civic education, … are some of the other key topics that were discussed during the LLL Week.

For an overview of all events that took place during the week, have a look at the LLL Week calendar 2013.