The European elections are an opportunity to create a Learning Europe. Read the replies from MEP candidates.
Theatre never goes out of fashion, and even more, theatre never gets old. The project "Mobilizing seniors on and off the stage" in Poland, the participant of GRUNDTVIG AWARD 2019 in the national category, proved that music and play can bring joy and happiness no matter the age. Here Nina Woderska, one of the project organizers, talks about the ideas behind it and the effect the project had on its target group.
Education and lifelong learning can ensure the wellbeing of people in different circumstances and with different needs. The EAEA GRUNDTVIG AWARD 2019 participant, project "Learn to manage finances by ourselves" in Belarus, explored the opportunities of teaching visually impaired people a range of ICT skills for them to become more independent, experience learning in a safe and friendly atmosphere, and realize the value of constant self-development. Besides that, the project had an essential impact on the image of disabled people in Belarussian society. In the interview, Mikhail Antonenko, the head of the Centre of Successful People in Minsk, briefly talks about the project and its outcomes.
Is it ever too late to play games? Definitely not, especially if games lead to personal, professional and social development. The creators of "World of Communities" game, a participant of GRUNDTVIG AWARD 2019 on Life Skills, believe that through real-life modelling and communication with others individuals can increase their job-, community- and personality-related skills. According to Nataliia Harasivka, the project manager, between 10 and 15 game engagements lead to successful results. Read more in our interview with Nataliia.