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SWEDEN When municipalities get involved …

minn Eugénie B
Lingwa: EN

For the #ErasmusDays2018, the EPALE teams wished to raise awareness about the European Union commitment in adult lifelong learning. They created a digital exhibition with 22 different projects, demonstrating the variety of practices across Europe.


Photo © Jennie Sjögren

New knowledge from Europe brings new possibilities to staff as well as to learners.

Work based learning for Vocational education abroad. A new course “Swedish for immigrants + VET” resulting in jobs for almost all learners. Inspired staff spreading knowledge to colleagues.

These are the main effects of an Erasmus + mobility project for adult learning staff in the municipality of Sundsvall in Sweden. Formal adult education is a responsibility for the municipalities in Sweden. Therefore, Sundsvall, a municipality in Sweden, has a strategy to support staff, Vocational education and training in adult education in engaging in international cooperation. One example is an Erasmus+ mobility project where school leaders, educators and counsellors took part in courses and conferences abroad.


Swedish for migrants + VET


Encouraging professionals to get involve in international vocational training


Schools headmasters, teachers, counsellors, staff from municipalities.



School of Applied Sciences, Edinburgh Napier University (Scotland), Spain, Netherlands

Read more about the exhibition process and find the table of contents with all the projects : EPALE blog post /en/blog/adult-learning-european-digital-exhibition.


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