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Pskov Regional Adult Education Association, Russia

The Pskov Regional Adult Education Association was founded by the Central Directorate of General and Vocational Education of Pskov Region Admininistration, the Educational NGO Pskov Volny Institute, and the NGO Chudskoye Project. The Association’s goals are to promote the development of democracy in Russia through the civic education of adults; to study the needs of adult education organizations in the Pskov Region and to find ways to address these needs; to unite various governmental and non–governmental organizations of Pskov involved in liberal adult education; to promote experience exchange in the spheres of methodology and project development; to assist Pskov educators in establishing international contacts and provide them with necessary electronic communication facilities; to enhance the experience of local educational institutions in fund–raising and project development and implementation; to develop all–Russia networks of adult educators and make for the creation of the Russian Association.

Areas of Specialization:

Adult education, Civil society

User Profile:

Local adult education institutions

Contact Information

Address:

6 Naberezhnaya Reki Velikoi
Pskov 180000
Russia

Phone:
(+7) 8112 163726
Fax:
(+7) 81122 23000
Contact person:
Oleg Chikurov

Basic Institutional Data:

Founded in:
2000
Director:
Oleg Chikurov
Information staff:
1
Countries Served:
Russian Federation
Working Languages:
English, Russian

Services and Special Activities

Information Services Provided

Translation and dissemination of adult education materials among local adult education institutions

Other material

Challenges and Obstacles in Carrying out the Work

Lack of financial support; challenge of strategies and perspectives to expand and improve services

Strategies and Perspectives to Improve Services

Establishing a Translation Center; publishing a newsletter; spreading translated materials electronically

Role envisaged within the Network of Networks

Translation of materials into Russian