This section contains news about Agency activities, events, publications, as well as updates from Agency member countries. You can search articles based on their theme, type, year of publication and country they relate to.

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The Icelandic Minister of Education, Science and Culture, Lilja Alfreðsdóttir, opens the seminar

Nordic Seminar on Democracy and Inclusive Education

The Nordic Council of Ministers seminar on Democracy and Inclusive Education in Reykjavik, Iceland took place on 9 and 10 December.
18 December, 2019
News
FPIES presentation in Iceland

Financing Policies for Inclusive Education Systems Seminar in Iceland

In early April, the Icelandic Ministry of Education, Science and Culture organised a one-day seminar to work on the Agency's recommendation to review and develop Iceland’s resource allocation and…
01 May, 2019
News
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Education for All in Iceland: Implementation of the External Audit of Iceland’s System for Inclusive Education

Steering group’s plan approved for implementing the Agency recommendations during 2017–2019.
02 April, 2019
News
conference participants in Iceland

Multi-stakeholder Co-operation Established in Iceland to Improve Quality Education for All

The seminar ‘Education for all in Iceland’ organised by the Ministry of Education, Science and Culture on 24 August 2017 attracted many participants from across the education sector and from other…
21 September, 2017
Events
Verity Donnelly from the Agency, presenting at the Seminar

A Seminar Report on Decentralisation in Education Systems

A new paper on decentralisation has now been published on the Agency website. The report builds on discussions held within a Thematic Seminar on Decentralisation in Education Systems that took place…
11 April, 2017
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Agency Director and Chair with Representatives of the stakeholder groups that are signatories to the memorandum of co-operation

Education for All in Iceland - Results of the External Audit

The results of the External Audit of the Icelandic System for Inclusive Education (Úttekt á framkvæmd stefnu um menntun án aðgreiningar á Íslandi) were launched in Reykjavík on 2 March 2017.
13 March, 2017
Events
Mr Illugi Gunnarson, Minister of Education, Science and Culture, the Agency Chair and Director, along with young Icelandic students who participated at the 2015 European Parliament Hearing

Thematic Seminar on Decentralisation Within the Education System

Emerging trends in relation to decentralisation in education systems was the topic of the recent thematic seminar organised by Iceland’s Ministry of Education, Science and Culture and the Agency.…
28 November, 2016
Events
students during a study visit in Iceland

Audit Fieldwork in Iceland

External Audit of the System for Inclusive Education in Iceland / Úttekt á framkvæmd stefnu um menntun án aðgreiningar á Íslandi
11 May, 2016
News
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The Agency's Position on Inclusive Education Systems

The Agency published a position paper which presents Agency member countries’ ultimate vision for inclusive education systems: to ensure that all learners of any age are provided with meaningful,…
25 January, 2016
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Agency Director Mr Cor J.W. Meijer, Agency Chair Mr Per Ch Gunnvall and Icelandic Minister of Education, Science and Culture, Illugi Gunnarsson

External Audit in Iceland

On 3 November Agency Chair Per Gunnvall and Agency Director Cor Meijer signed a contract with the Icelandic Minister of Education, Science and Culture Illugi Gunnarsson for an external audit of the…
11 November, 2015
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Call for Action at the Luxembourg Hearing

On 16 October 2015, the Luxembourg Presidency of the European Union hosted the Agency’s fourth Hearing entitled ‘Inclusive education: Take action!’. Seventy-two young people with and without…
20 October, 2015
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