This is the third and final complementary event in the framework of a Strategic EVS  project, “Young People for Europe of Inclusion, Solidarity and Social Justice”, which Volunteering Matters has been delivering since February 2018. The event, themed around the topic of “Youth inclusion and mobility strategies from 2020”, takes place in the context of many challenges, changes and opportunities taking place across Europe. Brexit is a reality, the new EU legislature is nearly in place, the arrangements for the […]

As the end of 2019 approaches, Europe is finding itself in challenging, yet interesting times. With the new European legislature nearly in place, Brexit negotiations ongoing, key  elections taking place across Europe, and the current EU funding programmes coming to an end – and new ones due to begin in 2021 – it is a good time to reflect on how, working across sectors, effectively engaging civil society, we can make Europe work for everyone.
At this 28th Annual Volonteurope Conference, […]

LLLWeek2019: Learning Democracy, Values and Participation
We are happy to announce the dates of the 9th edition of the Lifelong Learning Week, which will be held in Brussels on December 2-6th! This year it will be dedicated to “Learning Democracy, Values and Participation”! Debates will focus on the role of civil society organisations working in education to foster democracy: the ways and the places we learn about our society and the key place of common values in education! Come debate together with […]

University education has changed significantly in recent decades, and continues to do so, as the expectations of students, stakeholders and society towards universities evolve. This process is further influenced by universities’ diverse historical, disciplinary and regional backgrounds. The 2020 European Learning & Teaching Forum explores how institutions balance tried and trusted practices and innovative approaches to learning and teaching in a dynamic and increasingly digital and international environment.
 
Through a mix of plenary and parallel sessions, the Forum provides a platform […]

We are glad to inform you that INTED2020 (14th annual Technology, Education and Development Conference) will be held on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th of March 2020 in Valencia, Spain (https://iated.org/inted)
The deadline for abstract submissions is November 21st, 2019.
Abstracts should be submitted on-line at https://iated.org/inted/online_submission
After 14 years, INTED has become an annual meeting point for lecturers, researchers, education professionals and technologists. Every year, INTED brings together over 700 delegates from 80 different countries.
It will provide the ideal opportunity to present your projects and experiences […]

The 2020 Conference will be in Belgrade from May 8 – May 10, 2020.
The theme of the conference is:  “New ways to learn and teach more effectively – new methods, new technologies, new materials, new assessment, new CPD opportunities”
Come and join us in the debate about how we harness innovation and creativity to develop better and more effective teaching and learning.
You can find initial Programme details on our website: http://www.icc-languages.eu/conferences

Save the date for the LLLP Annual Conference 2020, in Zagreb, Croatia!
We will connect with the upcoming Presidency on the burning topic “Lifelong Learning for a Sustainable Society – Forging the foundations for future-proof education”.=2020 will be a forward-looking year for Europe: while the programme cycles will come to an end, it will also be the moment to assess whether the ambitions of the ET2020 and its indicators were met, and thus engage in the discussions on the next goals. […]

Every two years, the European Youth Event brings together thousands of young people from all over the European Union and beyond to share and shape their ideas on the future of Europe. It is a unique opportunity for youth to meet and inspire each other and decision makers right in the heart of European democracy.
The fourth edition will take place at the European Parliament’s seat in Strasbourg on 29-30 May 2020.
Following the event, the ideas, concerns, and hopes from young people […]