Apply for workshop participation!

From: January 26th, 2014 Registration for the Workshop is now open! Last day to submit your application is 3 March 2014. A reply will be sent out on 2 April 2014. Who can apply? The Workshop is open to librarians and staff working in the field of adult literacy, from countries participating in the EU […]

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The topic of the Workshop in Botkyrka

From: January 25th, 2014 The majority of the functionally illiterate adults in Europe use the language of instruction – that is, the languages of the different official school systems – as their first language. However, changes in Europe’s demographic composition makes it increasingly important to discuss second language aspects of all literacy related issues. In […]

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Literacy in Europe

In societies dominated by the written word, literacy is a fundamental requirement for all adult residents in modern Europe. Literacy skills are crucial to full participation in society. It is needed in parenting, finding and keeping a job, managing one´s health, and to be able to take advantage of digital developments. Yet a high number […]

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