Centre for Promoting Lifelong Learning – CPIP (RO)

logo_cipCPIP is the coordinator of the project and follows the motto: ‘Learning throughout life is the key to keep up the pace!’.

The centre is a nongovernmental and nonprofit institution working to promote the culture of lifelong learning throughout the active involvement of all community members in developing a coherent strategy for implementing the concept and practice of “learning throughout life”. This strategy is believed to be mandatory in transitional Romanian educational and training system.

CPIP is committed to mainstreaming the principle of equal opportunities for inmates and ex-offenders into the public policies and associated practices, as an integral part of democratization and the creation of an open society, in order to re-define the status and improve the condition of marginalized groups in Romania. We support initiatives and run programs and projects that aim at raising awareness within the Romanian society in regards to prison education present condition and the role it can and must play in the social development of the country.

CPIP is part of European and national networks focused on adult education training and has conducted meaningful projects in:

  • social welfare and marginalized groups;
  • social responsibility as part of two national networks;
  • regional development by working in health and safety for agricultural sector and in training rural developers.
  • SME development through collaboration with SME supporting bodies and by developing tools for integration of mobility workers.