“The world needs nothing more than education”, said Federal Development Minister Dr Gerd Müller in his keynote speech in Weimar © Michael Paech

Representatives of DVV International - Country Office Bosnia and Herzegovina in an official visit to the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Zenica-Doboj Canton

Art therapy workshop during Museum Nights 2018 supported by DVV International Armenia

Participant in a computer course, Koda Community Education Centre, Georgia 
©: Mzia Lekveishvili

Young adults at an English class, Koda Community Education Centre, Georgia
©: Mzia Lekveishvili

Vocation training courses within the regional vocational training centers in Kosovo

The University of Prishtina Campus

Khevsureti, Mutso, Georgia
©: Avto Dolidze


In cooperation with the responsible ministries of education in Una-Sana and Sarajevo Canton, DVV International - Country Office Bosnia and Herzegovina has started the implementation of two parallel training programmes in Bihać and Sarajevo for, in…

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Volkshochschul-Verband e.V. (DVV), the German Adult Education Association. DVV

represents the interests of the approximately 900 adult education centres…

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On August 19, a workshop “Toward the National Report on Adult Learning and Education” was held by DVV International Armenia Country Office in cooperation with the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sports, RA (MoESCS).

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Adult education centers in Georgia

The model of Adult Education Centers in Georgia is based on the experience and expertise of German VHS which were adapted to the Georgian context and local needs. 

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Adult education policy in B&H

In order to improve the framework conditions for adult education in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the key activity of DVV International at macro level in the country is lobbying for legislation in adult education. Through these activities, DVV International has created a network of contact persons for adult education named by their ministries for that position.

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Lobbying and cooperation in adult education with education authorities in Kosovo

Among the focal points of the work of DVV International in Kosovo is the training of teachers in the methodology and didactics of adult education in order to contribute to quality improvement. 

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Museum education in Armenia as an effective platform for lifelong learning

Museum education related projects have been included in DVV International Armenia’s portfolio since its inception in 2002 focusing on enhancing the educational programs at Armenia’s museums and highlighting their significance as spaces and mediums of lifelong learning. To institutionalize this work and to strengthen the focus on educational programs for the adults, in October 2014 the Museum Education Center (MEC) was established.

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