Bulgaria continues to implement its Life Long Learning Strategy and delivering trainings at local adult education centers, while they remain at the end of the European spectrum in terms of participation in adult learning. Digital skills and the inclusion of minority groups are two of the challenges that Bulgaria faces.
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Developments: adult education is not a special priority in BulgariaPosted: 2022-12-08 / Category: Bulgaria 2022 / Tags: sustainable development funding CONFINTEA
According to the Bulgarian Association of Ergonomy and Human Factors (BAEHF), the situation of adult learning and education (ALE) has stayed the same in Bulgaria compared to previous years. There have not been any important changes or innovations...
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Developments: New Adult Learning Strategy introducedPosted: 2021-12-21 / Category: Bulgaria 2021 / Tags:
According to EAEA’s member, The Business Foundation for Education (BFE), the situation of adult learning and education (ALE) in Bulgaria has slightly improved compared to the previous year, because there are new options for re-qualification.
Challenges: Adequate financing and sustainabilityPosted: 2021-12-21 / Category: Bulgaria 2021 / Tags: sustainable development covid-19 CONFINTEA
According to BFE, there have been no changes in the funding of adult education in the last year. BFE would like to request more adequate financing for adult learning providers from the Bulgarian government. Concerning the ongoing pandemic, addres...
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Bulgaria introductionPosted: 2020-01-09 / Category: 2019 / Tags:
Throughout the recent months, Bulgaria has increased its participation in international projects on adult education, much of which has been funded by the Erasmus+ programme. However, the national strategies on the quality of education need f...
Recent developments in BulgariaPosted: 2020-01-09 / Category: 2019 / Tags: professionalisation validation digital skillsIn the past year, a few initiatives in Bulgaria were organised, aiming to create strategies for the validation of skills obtained through non-formal education. In addition, the EAEA’s members in the country continue to work on strengthening the profe...
Links to EU and international policy in BulgariaPosted: 2020-01-09 / Category: 2019 / Tags: sustainable development youth
Implementation of goal 4 of the SDGs, although not being explicitly present in national regulations, is on the agenda of numerous different stakeholders affiliated with education in Bulgaria. Particularly, EAEA members in the country are working o...
Challenges and recommendations in BulgariaPosted: 2020-01-09 / Category: 2019 / Tags: sustainable development
One of the main challenges of adult education in Bulgaria is to consolidate a national strategy on achievement of SDG 4. There is currently no clear and widely supported understanding of the strategy that can be implemented. In addition, there is...