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What role for community lifelong learning centres? The potential of one-stop shop for preventing youth at risk from disconnecting

Around 90 key
European and national stakeholders and social partners representing leading EU
and national institutions will be gathered in Brussels
during the Cedefop-LLLPlatform Policy Forum to explore the potential of Community
lifelong learning centres
(CLLC) as one-stop shops for preventing
young people at risk and early-school leavers from disconnecting
The event will be hosted by the Romanian Presidency of the
Council of the European Union
in its permanent representation to
the EU in Brussels.

During the event, Cedefop will launch the new
edition, currently under development, […]


Peer-Learning Activity on Promoting Common Values and Inclusive Education

The Lifelong Learning Platform, the Croatian Ministry of Science and Education and the European Commission joined forces to deliver a unique peer-learning activity on “Promoting Common Values and Inclusive Education through Cooperation between Education Institutions and Civil Society”. The event, which took place on 4-5 April in Zagreb, Croatia, was organised under the umbrella of the Education & Training 2020 Thematic Working Group on Promoting Common Values and Inclusive Education.

The whole event was a great opportunity for European member States […]


Launch of two surveys on the recognition and validation of competences in the voluntary sector

LLLP is partner in the Job Bridge project, in the frame of which two surveys are launched to investigate how validation is developed in the voluntary sector in the EU. One is addressing former and current volunteers, the other addresses volunteer-based organisations (facilitators of volunteers).

With the help of these surveys, we would like to learn about your experiences and practices concerning volunteering and the recognition and validation of […]


Second European Education Summit Announced!

What challenges are teachers facing today – and what are future developments we need to anticipate? Are teachers adequately recognised by society? Do they receive the support they need? What is their role in bridging education and active participation in society and labour market?

These and other questions will be discussed at the second European Education Summit by Ministers, academics, stakeholders, civil society and, of course, teachers themselves.

During the Summit, Commissioner Navracsics will present the Education and Training Monitor 2019, which […]


Raising awareness on digital identity implications via adult education

DIGIT is a European project (2017-2019) coordinated by the Polish company INnCREASE. LLLP is one of the 7 partners based in 7 EU countries. The project addresses the topical and timely issue of digital identity and footprint under the perspective of adult education.

On April, 16-17th 2019, DIGIT partners met in the city of Katerini, Greece to discuss the final stretch of the project and the remaining […]


COMANITY training programme ready to launch

As COMANITY reaches its second year of activity, its nine partners gathered in Perugia (Italy) on April 8-9 to discuss in detail the final stages of this ambitious project.

The COMANITY project, an Erasmus+ KA3 started in December 2017, aims to create a new role in youth work: the “Community Animateur”. Community Animateurs will be recruited among young people from marginalised communities and will be trained to become a crucial point of mediation and integration between youth workers and […]


The LLLPlatform announces its General Assembly 2019

The Lifelong Learning Platform is happy to announce that it will be holding its 2019 General Assembly on 21 June in Brussels, Belgium, in its headquarters in Rue de l’Industrie 10. 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 three new Steering Committee members. The rotation systems foresees that three members of the Steering Committee will end […]


LLLP Extraordinary General Assembly took place in Brussels

The Lifelong Learning Platform had convened an extraordinary General Assembly to gather its members on March 25th. The extraordinary GA was intended for all members to decide on important amendments, both on the Statutes (the founding documents of the organisation) and the Internal Rules (the rules that govern the internal functioning of the LLLPlatform).

Members approved all the modifications proposed by the Steering Committee that will now enter into force thanks to notary ratification. This will not only smoothen […]


Working together to support the 43%

On 26 March, the Lifelong Learning Platform and ALL DIGITAL gathered European stakeholders to tackle the burning issue of digital skills and media literacy. Striking data lays before our eyes: 43% of European citizens lack digital skills to be able to fully participate in and benefit from the digital society. How do we work together to support them? This was the key question that representatives of EU institutions, civil society organisations, education institutions and practitioners came together to […]


The Lifelong Learning Platform is looking for a Programme Coordinator

The Lifelong Learning Platform (LLLP) is an umbrella organisation that gathers 42 European civil society organisations active in the field of education, training and youth, based all over Europe and beyond. Currently, these networks represent more than 50 000 educational institutions and associations covering all sectors of formal, non-formal and informal learning. Their members reach out to several millions of beneficiaries across Europe.
Are you looking for a job in the field of lifelong learning and education at the European […]