Berlin Declaration on Validation of Prior Learning
European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility Marianne Thyssen
What is the
Berlin Declaration about?
How can I participate in shaping the Berlin Declaration at the 3rd VPL Biennale?
3rd VPL Biennale – Berlin, Germany
Watch the video about the 3rd VPL Biennale in Berlin: what is the goal, what is the program?
Anni Karttunen explains the first of six subjects of the conference: Organisational arrangements
Martin Noack explains the second of six subjects of the conference: Financing
Antra Carlsen explains the third of six subjects of the conference: Procedures and Instruments
Ernesto Villalba Garcia explains the fourth of six subjects of the conference: Support structure
Ruud Duvekot explains the fifth of six subjects of the conference: Post-validation pathways
Heidi Bolton explains the last of six subjects of the conference: Legal foundations
Raul Valdes Cotera from UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning gives his perspective on VPL
Lieve van den Brande from the European Commission highlights the importance of VPL and the 3rd VPL Biennale for Europe
2nd VPL Biennale – Aarhus, Denmark
During the 2nd VPL Biennale video lessons were created for the eVoc MOOC, an Erasmus+ project. Produced by the Edos Foundation, who gave permission to publish these lessons on the VPL Biennale website.
The centrality of the individual – Jim Rickabaugh
Validation in the voluntary sector – Ernesto Villalba
Sweden – Links to national qualifications systems and frameworks – Anna Kahlson
Netherlands – Links to national qualifications systems and frameworks – Annie Kempers-Warmerdam
Spain – Standards and learning outcomes – Yazid Isli
Netherlands – Quality assurance – Patrick Leushuis
Spain – Links to national qualifications systems and frameworks – Luis Carro
Italy – Links to national qualifications systems and frameworks – Roberto Trainito
Unesco – Skills audit and the labour market – Madhu Singh
Iceland – Winner VPL Prize 2017
1st VPL Biennale – Rotterdam, The Netherlands
In the first VPL Biennale in Rotterdam some keynotes and the final discussion was filmed.
Finland – The role of guidance in validation processes – Dr. Raimo Vuorinen
MOOC – EU Commission – Validation Prior Learning
End discussion part 1 – 1st VPL Biennale
End discussion part 2 – 1st VPL Biennale
End discussion part 3 – 1st VPL Biennale
End discussion part 4 & Final conclusions – 1st VPL Biennale
Continuation final conclusions 1st VPL Biennale
The Dutch quality-code for Validation of Prior Learning – Patrick Leushuis
We hope to see you at the 5th VPL Biennale in Cape Town, South Africa!