Representatives from three universities in the Baltic region met at the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning (UIL) on 16 January 2017 to discuss developments in adult education. UIL Director discussed with the professors of universities in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. The recent history of adult education in the Baltic countries has since 1991 been developing in cooperation with the Nordic countries, and after joining the European Union with many other European countries.
Regional meeting spearheaded by the Global Action Programme on Education for Sustainable Development
Adult learning and education (ALE) has a crucial role to play in helping Europe tackle diverse challenges, such as integrating migrants and responding to population ageing.
The 2016 ELINET European Literacy Conference offers participants first-hand access to new research and good practices in all areas of literacy created over the past two years by members of the European Literacy Policy Network (ELINET).