Adult Education

General information and types of projects

The Erasmus+ Programme differentiates between Programme and Partner Countries as regards possible modalities of participation of their organisations/institutions. Programme Countries are EU countries, Macedonia, Iceland, Lichtenstein, Norway and Turkey. Since 2019 the Republic of Serbia became fully-fledged Erasmus+ Programme country, which enables full participation for organisations/institutions and individuals in all actions and types of projects. Partner Countries can be those neighbouring the EU, as well as all other countries in the world.

KA1 Mobility projects

KA1 Mobility projects in the field of adult education refer to mobility of educators in the field of adult education, as well as the staff responsible for the strategic development of the institution, in order to gain learning and/or teaching experience in a different country.

KA1 projects – Learning mobility of individuals last from 12 up to 24 months. Institution submitting the project application must specify the duration of the project in the application form, in accordance with the project objectives and the type of planned activities. One activity within the project can last from 2 days to 2 months, excluding travel time.

You can find more details about KA1 Mobility projects HERE.

KA2 Strategic Partnerships

Strategic Partnerships are international projects which support the development, transfer and/or implementation of innovative practices and joint initiatives that promote cooperation, mutual learning and exchange of experience at European level. They involve at least three organisations from 3 programme countries.

Depending on the objectives and the composition of the Strategic Partnership, projects may be of two types:

  • Strategic Partnerships supporting innovation;
  • Strategic Partnerships supporting exchange of good practices with primary goal to allow organisations to develop and reinforce networks, increase their capacity to operate at transnational level, share and confront ideas, practices and methods.

The participating organisations can be schools (i.e. institutions providing general, vocational, or technical education on any level from pre-school to upper secondary education), either public or private (private schools must be accredited by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development of the Republic of Serbia), and any other organisations active in the field of education, training and youth: institute/educational centre; a non-profit organisation, association, NGO; a public or private, a small, medium or large enterprise (including social enterprises); a public body at local, regional or national level; a social partner or other representative of working life, including chambers of commerce, industry, craft/professional associations and trade unions; a cultural organisation, library, museum; etc.

You can find more details about KA2 Strategic Partnerships HERE.