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Israel Adult Education Association (IAEA)

National Network: 
Israel
Address: 
1 Hayasmin Street, Seminar Ef'al
Ramat Ef'al 52960, Israel.
Telephone: 
+972 3 6359220-1
Telephone (other): 
+972 8 9714229
Fax: 
+972 3 6359232
Mobile Phone: 
+972 52 5785508
Mobile Phone (other): 
+972 52 2605604
Organisation Type: 
Non-Governmental Organization
Year of Establishment: 
1959
General Information: 

IAEA is a non-profit national organization, representing the field of lifelong learning in Israel with the emphasis on the adult segment.
Three employees and lots of volonteers.
Sources of funding are twofold: government allocation and self
administered projects.
Modalities of action: concrete projects. International involvement with the emphasis on Europe. Training seminars. Publications. Interest networks.
Main partners: Government ministries and related departments. Civil Society organizations. Private Sector corporations.

Mission and Objectives: 

IAEA strives to promote the idea of a learning society in Israel, a society that implements all available resources for enriched learning, literacy, and individual advancement among all strata of the population.
The goals are: (1) Promoting and developing Learning Cititrs and Communities.
(2) Preparing and disseminating a National policy for the Learning Society.
(3) Developing international relations and international cooperation, with the emphasis on Europe.
(4) Building a database, planning and researching lifelong learning in Israel and throughout the world.

Main Projects / Activities: 

(a) Teaching of Hebrew to Ethiopian immigrants. (b) Training immigrants for employability. (c) Evaluating ongoing training projects for immigrants.(d) Devoloping and implementing Learning Cities and Communities in a sample of cities.
(e) Preparing teaching/learning modules for the professional development of workers for the Learning Society.