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Norden 
27-12-2022 

New Call from the Nordic Council of Ministers

Prosperous Future is a new application programme for civil Society cooperation in the Nordic region.

The conference will take place at Conference Center Piperska Muren. Picture: piperskamuren.se
Norden 
20-12-2022 

Policy Conference about Validation of Transversal Skills

June 7 – 8, 2023, Conference Center Piperska Muren, Stockholm, Sweden

Danmark 
13-12-2022 

How is the education platform SKnet used in the Danish Storstrøm prison?

Two students from Aalborg University have conducted a case study on the use of the education platform SKnet in the closed prison Storstrøm.

Sverige 
23-11-2022 

New models for sustainable development lifestyles

A new pilot project develops an educational model for supporting the development towards the normalization of more sustainable lifestyles.

International 
01-08-2022 

Lifelong learning to extend working life

For workers to have the possibility to extend their working lives, access to lifelong learning opportunities is of key importance.

International 
19-05-2022 

Meet the winners: VPL Biennale’s prize

The 4th Validation of Prior Learning Biennale took place on May 19-20 2022 in Iceland with The Education and Training Service Centre (ETSC) as host.

Elm Magazine
Norden 
14-12-2021 

Elm Magazine: Open online education ensures education for all

Professor Ebba Ossiannilsson, a member of NVL Digital, is interviewed on the topic of open online education in Elm Magazine’s most recent issue.

Norden 
10-12-2021 

The new Nordic-Baltic PIAAC website is launched

Piaac.net makes results and data from the PIAAC survey accessible for the benefit of researchers and adult educators in the Nordic and Baltic countries.

Norden 
17-10-2021 

Putting research into practice: challenges and opportunities in adult education

Elm Magazine’s autumn issue explores the relationship between research and practice in adult education.

Europa 
24-09-2021 

Podcast: The Nordic Quality Compass is for policy makers and practitioners

Anni Karttunen, a Nordic and international validation expert, tells in a podcast about the different tools in the new Nordic Quality Compass on Validation

International 
16-09-2021 

Answer the European survey on validation of transversal competences

The survey addresses experts, practitioners, policy-makers, civil servants, project managers and others involved in the field of guidance and/or validation of skills and competencies.

Foto: Kelly Sikkema
Norden 
27-08-2021 

Digital Collaboration in Adult Education

NVL shares knowledge and experiences from Nordplus

Europa 
10-02-2021 

How to improve adults’ basic skills in Europe?

The European Commission has started an evaluation process on progress made in implementing the Upskilling Pathways initiative

Europa 
27-01-2021 

New participatory approach for collaboration in early childhood education and care

VALUE Roadmap is a new method for strengthening collaboration in early childhood education and care

Europa 
14-12-2020 

Progressing towards an upskilled and reskilled Europe, the UP-AEPRO policy recommendations

After an enriching two-year journey that gathered more than 200 practitioners all over Europe, the UP-AEPRO partners are ready to launch the UP-AEPRO policy recommendations.

Photo from the cover of the report
Norden 
08-10-2020 

Engaging young people in sustainability and the future of education

NVL has published a new publication about results from Clever Competence, workshop for young adults

Norden 
18-03-2020 

Learning for Everyone in a Digital Society

NVL presents a new discussion paper on digitalization and learning in a lifelong perspective.

Norden 
09-12-2019 

National validation network

– a reality check for EU visions

The
Norden 
02-10-2019 

One-pagers share knowledge and inspiration from NVL’s Nordic networks

NVL shares knowledge and results from the work of our Nordic networks through a new dissemination format, called one-pager.

Foto: Jürgen Matern
Europa 
09-05-2019 

The 3rd Validation of Prior Learning (VPL) Biennale took place in Berlin, Germany, on May 7-8, 2019

This page presents the key results and links to further material from Biennale.

Foto: Biennale
Europa 
14-01-2019 

VPL Biennale 7 – 8 May 2019, Berlin

The VPL Biennale is calling for examples of best practice in three categories: products, procedures, policies.

Europa 
25-04-2018 

3rd Biennale Validation of Prior Learning (VPL), Berlin, Germany 7 - 8 May 2019

After Rotterdam (2015) and Aarhus (2017), the 3rd Biennale on the Validation of Prior Learning (VPL) will take place in Berlin, Germany, on May 7 and 8, 2019. Early registration starts in September.

Norden 
22-03-2017 

2017 Open education for refugees – Optimizing diversity through MOOCs

Webinar Wednesday 19 April 2017, 15.00-16.00 CET

Norden 
15-02-2017 

Evaluation of the second Nordic in-service training course for adult educators on ’Knowledge for Sustainable Development’ - 2016

This paper presents the key findings of the evaluation as well as related input for reflection and recommendations for potential ways forward.