Non-formal learning a force for democracy

 

 

Britten Mansson WallinFew countries have laws that guarantee its citizens the right to lifelong learning. Sweden is one of them. This gives certain stability to our adult education. Long processes are needed to change the law, and this is not easily done, says Britten Månsson-Wallin, general secretary of the The Swedish National Council of Adult Education. Still non-formal adult education needs to be defended as an important part of lifelong learning.