The Nordplus Programme offers financial support to a variety of educational cooperation between partners in the area of lifelong learning from the eight participating countries in the Baltic and Nordic regions.
Main objectives of Nordplus 2012 – 2016:
The programme serves as a tool:
To strengthen and develop Nordic educational cooperation and contribute to the establishment of a Nordic-Baltic educational region
To support, develop, draw benefit from and disseminate innovative products and processes in education through the systematic exchange of experiences and best practice
To contribute to the development of quality and innovation in the educational systems for lifelong learning in the participating countries by means of educational cooperation, as well as cooperating with workplaces, about development projects, exchanges and building of networks
To promote Nordic languages and culture, as well as mutual Nordic-Baltic linguistic and cultural understanding
Strengthen the language comprehension for the Nordic languages, especially among children and youth, primarily for Danish, Swedish and Norwegian
Encourage the interest in, knowledge of, and understanding of the Nordic languages.
Nordplus consists of the following sub-programmes: