League of Professional Women

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Workshop: Adult Learning Policy as Pathway to Implement European Integration of Ukraine & SDG #4

Ukraine Kyiv city, Киев, Украина
Number of people taking this action: 50-250
Adult learning is understood to mean the use of all forms of learning and education at all levels, which allow adults with completed formal education (herein referred to as secondary school, vocational or higher education) to acquire new competences or to deepen their professional knowledge and skills. The legal and policy framework of adult learning and education is still under development in Ukraine. Meantime this issue raised actively on global level. For example, there are relevant to Article 446 under Chapter 27 of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement and Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) #4 in Agenda 2030. Public experts and government officials plan jointly discuss how to improve and bring Ukrainian Lifelong Learning system to international standards. Lunch the new policy paper on "What Should Be the Adult Learning Policy in Ukraine?”  by Dr.Olena Lazorenko and Dr. Rodion Kolishko ( in Ukrainian) which is  conducted with the support of the European Union and the International Renaissance  Foundation within the framework of the Civic Synergy Project http://lpw.org.ua/en/announces/?pid=683 Facebook `s Workshop Page https://www.facebook.com/events/277402702869442/?active_tab=about Event Brief dated 25 of September 2018  https://www.facebook.com/LPWUA/photos/a.117287468954464/243824209634122/?type=3&theater Video of event https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FpT-O4SZ4To
4 Quality Education 5 Gender Equality 17 Partnerships for the Goals
Organising Partners
Organizers: NGO "League of Professional Women" (LPW) and NGO "Institute of Professional Qualifications" under the auspices of Ukrainian side of the EU-Ukraine Civil Society Platform with support of the Civic Synergy Project. Address: British Council Ukraine in Kyiv as host organization

About League of Professional Women

The League of Professional Women (LPW) is a Ukrainian non-governmental, non-profit organization set up in 1997. LPW membership network consists of active members advisers from all over Ukraine. LPW unites representatives of business, science, education, mass media and public spheres. Core project`s subjects there are: Lifelong Learning (non-formal adult education, adult learning), Creativity, SME Development (SME Learning Needs, Internationalization), CSR, Gender Development and Women's Entrepreneurship. Key Activity1. LPW Advocacy Activities: at national level (in focus women economic empowerment, lifelong learning, SDGs, creative economy) in Parliament of Ukraine, with some government institutions such as Ministry of Science and Education, Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine, Ministry of Economic Policy etc. Key Activity 2. Women Economic Empowerment in Ukraine & Women Career Development by LPW. More: www.lpw.org.ua

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SDGs We Tackle
4 Quality Education 5 Gender Equality 8 Decent work and economic growth