Adult Education Centres were at the focus of the international “Adult Education and Development Conference”, which was held in Tbilisi, Georgia, on 11 and 12 October 2017.

Read more

On the 2nd of October, representatives of the UPT Casablanca and the VHS Badische Bergstrasse signed a declaration of intent for a partnership agreement.

Read more

Teachers from TVET schools have been sent to Laotian villages since 2010, offering a 5-10-day training course and bringing much demanded vocational skills to remote regions.

Read more

Curriculum globALE

Curriculum globALE is the global framework curriculum for the teaching and the learning of adults. In five modules, it describes the relevant skills needed to lead successful courses and provides guidance on their practical implementation.

Read more

International journal

The international journal "Adult Education and Development" is a forum for adult educationists from all over the world. It is published once a year in English, French and Spanish.

Microsite of the journal


In the DVV International blog, employees, partners and guest writers from around the world report about their work from where they are located.

To the Blog


DVV International is partner of the EU research project EduMAP (2016-2018). The project researches what policies and practices are needed to include young adults at risk of social exclusion in active participatory citizenship in Europe.

More Informationen


DVV International operates worldwide with more than 200 partners in over 30 countries.

To interactive world map

DVV International supports community learning centres in Cambodia: find out how adult education changes the local communities.

Annual Report 2016

The Annual Report provides information on the global activities of the Institute and its partners in 2016, as well as an overview of revenues and expenditures.

To the Annual Report

AEDC conference

DVV International invited an international audience of specialists to attend the Adult Education and Development Conference (AEDC) on 11 and 12 October 2017, in Tbilisi, Georgia. The final report as well as a set of "Key Messages" can be found here.