Friday, 23 June, 2017


10 March 2017

AONTAS is hosting an EU seminar ‘The European Union: Solidarity in a Time of Uncertainty’ on Friday 10th March 2017 from 10am - 2pm at the Ashling Hotel, Dublin, Ireland.

This will be the closing event of the AONTAS Adult Learners' Festival (6th - 10th March 2017). For information on the Festival please see: 

The seminar will discuss the role and value of the EU in adult learning policy and practice. David Mallows, University College London and UK EPALE thematic coordinator will deliver the keynote address. Dr. Jane O' Kelly, Dublin City University will partake in the panel discussions along with Zvonka Pangerc Pahernik of the Slovenian Institute for Adult Education and EAAL National Coordinator in Slovenia.

The seminar will also highlight the achievements of EU collaboration at national level. In partnership with other EU Member States, it will include input from diverse sectors including Government, academia, civil society and learners. The seminar will also highlight the ‘Learning Today for a Better Tomorrow’ project.

For a copy of the agenda please click here.

The seminar will be streamed via Facebook Live on the AONTAS Facebook at 

To register, please click here:

For questions or queries, please contact Saorlaith Ni Bhroin at: