Basic Skills

In the past years, the issue of “Basic Skills” has gained particular attention in most European countries. Of particular concern are what is generally called ‘functional literacy’ and ‘functional numeracy’ defined as “the ability to read, write and speak in the respective language and to use mathematics at a level necessary to function at work and in society in general”.

At least one of every four adults in Europe fails to reach minimum literacy levels for coping with everyday life and work in a complex, advanced society.

 

WIN eperts have evaluated the following projects: