News and updates

Check out the project GOAL evaluation results on!

The GOAL team developed a new website to present the project evalation results, both on cross-country and on national level. Take a look on our brand new website!

The website also contains testimonials from clients, counsellors and partners, as well as descriptions of the counsellor's working day and client cases.

Successfull end-of-project with GOAL closing conference

The GOAL closing Conference 'Guidance and Counselling for low educated adults: from practice to policy' took place in the Egmont Palace, Brussels on 17 and 18 January 2018.

Pictures of the event can be viewed in our photo album.

Read the narrative report of the conference, including summaries and slides of the guest presentations, key findings from the GOAL evaluation and reports from the parallel sessions.

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The GOAL project team welcomed about 90 participants from all over Europe for its 2-day closing Conference. This conference presented the cross-country findings of the GOAL project. Policy makers and practitioners across Europe discovered the lessons learnt from the GOAL project and discussed the policy recommendations that emerged from the experimentation.

More information on the conference, including a video message from European Commissioner Marianne Thyssen, is available on the events page. Read more


Project GOAL National Conferences

In December 2017 and January 2018, the different partner countries of project GOAL organised national conferences to present the project findings for their country to national policy makers, stakeholders and practitioners.

Short reports and pictures from the national events can be found on the pages below:

GOAL Closing Conference  

"Guidance and counselling for low educated adults: from practice to policy"
17-18 January 2018, Egmont Palace, Brussels

Full Programme