Nordplus Adult is the Nordic Council of Ministers’ programme for Nordic Baltic cooperation within the area of adult education. Nordplus Adult focuses on adult education. The purpose of the programme is to support network creation, cooperation and exchange between participants in the Nordic and Baltic countries within all parts of adult education. The Nordic countries Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, as well as the autonomous areas the Faroe Island, Greenland and Aland, and the Baltic countries Estonia, Lithuania and Latvia participate in the programme.
The target group of Nordplus Adult is organisations, institutions, unions, companies and others who work within adult learning and the development of adults’ competences.
The programme supports the exchange of adult learners.
Teacher and trainer mobility
Nordplus Adult also supports the following activities relating to teacher mobility:
- Preparatory visits for teachers
- Further training, study or teaching stays for teachers
- Exchange of students and participants in adult education
Erasmus+ supports the following activities relating to teacher mobility:
- Continuing education and training
- Job exchange
- Job shadowing
Ministry of Higher Education and Science, 2019. Erasmus+ voksen (Erasmus+ Adult). [Online] Available at: https://ufm.dk/uddannelse/tilskud-til-udveksling-og-internationale-projekter/erasmusplus/almn-voksenuddannelse-og-folkeoplysning [Accessed 30 April 2019].
Nordplus, 2019. The Nordplus Handbook 2019. [Online] Available at: file:///C:/Users/b045567/Downloads/Nordplus%20Handbook%202019%20(in%20English)%20(2).pdf [Accessed 30 April 2019].