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EPALE - Electronic Platform for Adult Learning in Europe

Adult Learning Policy Analysis Tool

Welcome to the Adult Learning Policy Analysis Tool, developed by the European Commission.


This brings together existing data on adult learning and continuing vocational education and training (CVET) and provides a central point of reference for monitoring and improving policy and performance in adult learning.


You can find out more about the study which informed this tool here.


You can use this tool to:

  • Map and compare the progress of your country in implementing its adult learning policies
  • Identify areas where further progress could be made in order to improve your national or regional policies
  • Monitor your country's performance in increasing participation in adult learning
  • Find out more about the study which informed this tool and the resources used

Click on the icons below to explore this tool further:



Click here to find out more about the study supporting this toolkit


Click here to explore the analytical framework that underpins this tool

Country Profiles

To see individual country reports on adult learning policy click here

Measures and Data

Measures and Data

Additional resources

Click here to discover additional resources