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Findings & Recommendations

EMPATIC Consultative Process

The first phase of the EMPATIC project has come to a close. Our findings and conclusions have now been verified using three main strategies:

  1. consultative workshops and a final conference
  2. mailings to our stakeholder and related databases 
  3. through our website.

Recommendations are now available for each of the 4  sectors. 

  • School Sector
  • Higher Education
  • Adult Education & Lifelong Learning
  • Vocational Education and Training (VET) 

Please select from the menu on the left. Each sector also includes Summary Findings. 

Translations of the recommendations are available in Greek, Polish and Turkish by clicking the language option at the top pf this page. Italian translations will be available soon.

Validating EMPATIC recommendations through workshops and Final Conference

Two events were held for policy makers and representatives of education, national and international institutions, etc..

The conference Literacy and Society, Culture, Media and Education   was held in Ghent 9 -11 February 2012 
Programme and logistic details


Our Final Conference was held in conjunction with EMMILE (European Meeting on Media and Information Literacy)  , Milan 27 - 29 February 2012 
Programme  with papers

Website consultation

The consultation phase is now complete but we will be pleased to collect further comments and suggestions on the recommendations or indeed for any aspect of EMPATIC via email at