ERIC Number: EJ681844
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004
Reference Count: 18
Lifelong Education in Greece: Recent Developments and Current Trends
Karalis, Thanassis; Vergidis, Dimitris
International Journal of Lifelong Education, v23 n2 p179-189 Mar-Apr 2004
This article concerns recent developments and current trends in lifelong education in Greece, specifically those related with funding from European Social Fund (ESF). The analysis undertaken focuses mainly on (a) the expansion of continuing training activities in Greece during the past ten years and the development of new training organizations as a result of ESF funding, (b) the establishment and operation of the Open University and (c) the establishment of Institutes of Lifelong Learning in Greek universities.
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Open Universities, Lifelong Learning, Continuing Education, Financial Support, Vocational Education, Higher Education
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Postsecondary Education
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