Swedish National Council of Adult Education visited Serbia

Swedish National Council of Adult Education visited Serbia

LogoBelgrade, April 2015. In the period 27.-29.4.2015 delegation of The Swedish National Council of Adult Education (Folkbildningsrådet) visited Serbia. The aim of the study trip is to get increased knowledge of the role of adult education and civil society organisations in Serbia in general and specifically in relation to issues of intercultural coexistence and tolerance combatting xenophobia. On the first day of the visit delegation was in Vojvodina, while on the last two days the hosts in Belgrade were Adult Education Society and Belgrade Centre for Human Rights. Apart from visits to Adult Education Society, the Human Rights House and Embassy of Sweden, the meeting were organized with other organizations that presented situation in Serbia from perspective of their work and experiences: Serbian Association of Andragogists, Centre for Women Studies, Kvinna till Kvinna, Women in Black, etc. During the visit to Adult Education Society, possibilities for widening of cooperation and further exchange of experiences were discussed.