Kick off seminar:
- 13-14 January, Brussels More info
- 14 October, Brussels
Achieving validation of learning outcomes – best practices and the way forward More info
National activities and information
Bulgaria, Institute for Social Integration (ISI)
The national event, roundtable on validation of non-formal and informal learning took place on 23 April in Sofia, Bulgaria. The roundtable gathered together 35 interested participants. Presentation of the results of the event can be found behind this link.
- Presentation of NFIL policy in Bulgaria, Lily Elenkova (January 2014)
- State of play – validation in Bulgaria
- Recommendations for validation
Denmark, Forum for International Cooperation (FCI)
The state of play in recognition and validation of non-formal and informal learning in Denmark was presented at the national event, a seminar taking place on 15 September 2014. Find the full report here.
- The validation system in France VAE, Eve-Laure Gay (January 2014)
- State of play – validation in France
The Small Enterprises’ Institute (IME) of the Hellenic Confederation of Professionals, Craftsmen & Merchants (GSEVEE) held a National Workshop called “Promoting the validation of non-formal and informal learning in Greece”. The workshop took place in the IME GSEVEE premises, in Athens (46, Aristotelous St.) on Tuesday 27 May 2014. Find the full report here.
Spain, Liga Española de la Educación y la Cultura Popular (LEECP)
Sweden, Arbetarnas Bildningsförbund (ABF SE)
The Swedish national event for validation of non-formal and informal learning was held on Thursday, 28 August 2014. Participants of the roundtable event were representatives from Arbetarnas Bildningsförbund (the Workers’ Educational Association), ABF, involved in national educational and union learning programmes. Find the full report here.
United Kingdom, General Federation of Trade Unions Educational Trust (GFTU) & Workers’ Education Association (WEA)
On 14th May 2014, the WEA in Yorkshire and Humber Region together with UK partner GFTU, launched the UK roundtable event for the “Building Learning Societies: Promoting validation of non-formal and informal learning” project.