MATURE Partners come from: Austria, Germany, Greece, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Switzerland and the UK. The team is experienced in regional, national and European project work on the theme of older people and learning with expertise in: policy development; research; statutory adult education; voluntary and NGO activity; teaching and training in adult education; participation and leadership of European educational projects; learning and technology.

MATURE partners are locally active but nationally and internationally networked opening up extensive contacts for the project among organisations within each partner state, across Europe and beyond.

The links below will take you to the websites of MATURE’s partner organisations. Look at the ‘Partner Profiles’ page for a brief introduction to each organisation and its role in the project.


Project coordinator

University of Leicester logo University of Leicester,
Institute of Lifelong Learning

Leicester, United Kingdom

 Project partners

AidLearn logo AidLearn
Lisbon, Portugal
bia-net logo bia-net
Graz, Austria
Hamburger Volkshochschule logo Hamburger Volkshochschule
Hamburg, Germany
50plus Hellas logo 50plus Hellas
Athens, Greece
PRO-MED logo PRO-MED sp. z o.o.
Gdansk, Poland
Association logo Verband der Schweizerischen Volkshochschulen
Association des Universités Populaires Suisses

Bern, Switzerland
Ljubljana, Slovenia