Projects

EAEA coordinates, partners and offers dissemination services to projects related to adult education.

EAEA is actively participating in European projects, both as coordinator and partner. Our aim is to achieve concrete outcomes in EAEA’s areas of interest and to influence adult education and lifelong learning policies through advocacy.

Dissemination expertise

EAEA is requested as a partner in European projects with increasing tendency. An important role that the association takes over in these projects is the dissemination and the promotion of their results. Due to this specialization, EAEA offers specific dissemination services to organisations all over Europe.

Topics

The projects are focused on strategic facets of adult education. Browse the project by topic: Policy and advocacy, Professionalisation, Social inclusion, Validation of learning, and Intergenerational learning.

Policy and advocacy

Projects working with policy and advocacy aim at influencing policies related to adult education.

The Bildung project contributes to the innovation of the European adult education sector by adopting the holistic concept of ‘Bildung’ and exploring its political and practical potential for adult learning and education.

EAEA-LED PROJECT/ ERASMUS+ KA2 / ONGOING

Futurelab - change oriented adult education, logo in turquoise and wine red

The FutureLabAE project addresses two main issues: the situation of democracy in Europe, where populism and xenophobia are increasing, and low basic skills, especially digital skills, which leave parts of the population unable to benefit from the digitalisation of society.

EAEA-LED PROJECT / ERASMUS+ KA2 / ONGOING

The aim of the DIMA 2.0 project is to improve the capacity of adult education providers to be able to design strategies and programs, to reach out more effectively to low-skilled or low qualified adults.

PARTNER PROJECT/ ERASMUS+ KA2 / ONGOING

Archive – Completed projects on policy and advocacy

Professionalisation

Projects working with professionalisation focus on the capacity building of adult education professionals.

RegALE aims to increase the impact and sustainability of regional/local adult education (AE) organisations by setting up or reinforcing networks among them and with regional/local authorities.

EAEA-LED PROJECTS / ERASMUS+ KA3 / ONGOING

up apro text with yellow star and blue computer mouse

UP-AEPRO addresses the need and interest of ALE trainers and staff to learn more about EU policy developments and other countries’ systems and innovation. The project contributes to deepening the knowledge and fostering the discussion about the Upskilling Pathways initiative.

EAEA-LED PROJECTS / ERASMUS+ KA2 / COMPLETED

The aim of DigitALAD is to prepare adult educators to become digitally literate, build their capacity to use and teach with the use of innovative digital tools and resources and integrate digital tools in their teaching practices for employability.

PARTNER PROJECT / ERASMUS+ KA2 / ONGOING

The INTALL project aims to develop a methodology for building joint structures in the professionalisation activities of universities and practitioners in adult education and lifelong learning.

PARTNER PROJECT / ERASMUS+ KA2 / ONGOING

The SUPPORT project aims to enforce in an antihierarchical way inclusion, retention, and outreach in the adult learning environment in order to maximise the positive effect for the direct and indirect target group.

PARTNER PROJECT / ERASMUS+ KA2 / ONGOING

Archive – Completed projects on professionalisation

Social inclusion

Projects on social inclusion work with reaching out to and engaging disadvantaged learners, such as people with migrant background or the elderly.

The All IN project aims to foster inclusive adult education by analysing and transferring the model institutions – in the sense of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.  The key factor of this successful model is the cooperation between people with disabilities, relevant institutions and networks, and the project partners.

PARTNER PROJECTS / ERASMUS+ KA2 / ONGOING

The aim of DIVERSITY is to accompany the EU adult education systems in the mentality shift from focusing on migrants as distinct target groups and preparing them for integration into the society around them, towards including migrants into the providers’ regular programs as an equal target group.

PARTNER PROJECTS / ERASMUS+ KA2 / ONGOING

The Widht project aims to act with disadvantaged people such as migrants, and especially migrant women outside labour market. The project will equip them with a pathway to improve language skills and to know the culture of the new country.

PARTNER PROJECTS / ERASMUS+ KA2 / ONGOING

The EDU-BTW project aims to invent and disseminate new forms of out-of-school education of adults, in particular taking into consideration the inclusion of people with low competences.

PARTNER PROJECTS / ERASMUS+ KA2 / ONGOING

The MOTIV-ACTION project aims to create new career opportunities for unemployed adults by increasing and improving digital guidance services in Europe. 

PARTNER PROJECTS / ERASMUS+ KA2 / ONGOING

The SAFE project strives for social inclusion and change by improving and extending the supply of high quality learning opportunities for adults through the creation of a comprehensive guide for creating and maintaining safe spaces for learning.

PARTNER PROJECTS / ERASMUS+ KA2 / ONGOING

Archive – Completed projects on social inclusion

Validation of learning

EAEA sees validation as a key tool to promote lifelong learning, to ensure more flexible learning pathways, to encourage learners and build their self-confidence as well as to create a more comprehensive understanding of competences. Projects on validation promote all these things.

The MASTER project facilitates the participation of low-skilled adults in formal education/training opportunities and in the labour market by developing or reinforcing their personal, social, and learning competence (PSL competence).

PARTNER PROJECTS / ERASMUS+ KA2 / ONGOING

The main aim of the GLAS project is to develop methodology for assessment and validation of ICT, numeracy, and language skills for adult education and guidance services practitioners.

PARTNER PROJECTS / ERASMUS+ KA2 / ONGOING

Archive – completed projects on validation

Intergenerational learning

Projects working with intergenerational learning are based on reciprocity and mutuality involving people of different ages where the generations work together to gain skills, values and knowledge

Archive – completed projects on intergenerational learning