To mark three years of intensive European cooperation in adult learning policy, in which Cedefop has been actively involved, and to review the results achieved through the implementation of the Adult Learning Action Plan, the European Commission organised a conference in Budapest which discussed future needs and options. The event was held on 7-9 March 2011 under the first Hungarian Presidency of the European Union.
...but continues to stagnate in the south
Alexandra Dehmel joined Cedefop in September as an expert in adult learning.
The Commission today decided to grant over €30 million to European cooperation projects in the field of adult education. The package – funded by the Grundtvig action under the EU’s education/training programme Socrates – will support 2,500 organisations involved in the general education of adults.