Sharing knowledge and experience, both in Europe and beyond, is an important focus of the activity in all departments at Skills Norway and our agency coordinates and participates in international networks and research in the fields of basic skills, validation of non-formal and informal learning, career guidance, and educational and social integration of immigrants.

The European Basic Skills Network

The European Basic Skills Network (EBSN)

EBSN is a non-profit association gathering policy makers and policy providers engaged in basic skills training for adults.

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ELGPN – European Lifelong Guidance Policy Network

The ELGPN promotes cooperation in the development of policies and systems for lifelong guidance provision at national level through European cooperation.

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Aiming at improving literacy policies in 28 European countries, the ultimate goal for ELINET is to reduce the number of children, young people and adults with low literacy skills in Europe.

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Skills Norway was the host organization for the Nordic Network for Adult Learning (NVL) until 2017. We have now a coordinating role.