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If you would like to find out more about supporting Adult Learners' Week, please contact Richard Crabb.
The European Social Fund (ESF) aims to improve employment opportunities in the European Union by supporting Member States' employment and skills policies. In England, in 2007-2013, the ESF is investing £2.5 billion in jobs and skills. It is giving people who need support the most, including those in the most disadvantaged communities, the tools and help they need to fulfil their potential. Find out more about the European Social Fund
The Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS) is the department for economic growth. The department invests in skills and education to promote trade, boost innovation and help people to start and grow a business. Find out more about the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills
The National Careers Service provides information, advice and guidance to help people make decisions on learning, training and work opportunities. The service offers confidential and impartial advice. This is supported by qualified careers advisers. Find out more about the National Careers Service
The Edge Foundation is an independent education charity, dedicated to raising the status of technical, practical and vocational learning. We believe all young people should have the opportunity to achieve their potential and the UK's future workforce needs to be equipped with the skills to be successful in the modern, global economy. Find out more about The Edge Foundation