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Action 66 in Lithuania flag Lithuania

Member States to promote long-term e-skills and digital literacy policies

Indicator Status Evidence
Does an explicit strategy document exist? Yes Lithuanian Information Society Development Programme for 2011-2019. Priority 1: Improvement of Lithuanian Inhabitants Skills to Use ICT. Available: http://www.lrv.lt/Posed_medz/2011/110316/05.pdf
Is there funding for digital literacy/e-skills projects and programmes (including EU funding)? Yes European Social Fund. Several important projects in educational sector: MTP+ programme http://www.upc.smm.lt/projektai/mobik/ ; Implementation of ICT Competence Model Primary and Special Needs Education http://www.upc.smm.lt/projektai/modelis/
Are there special programmes encouraging women, older workers ethnic minorities and other target groups to use ICT? No There are no special programmes, but there is Lifelong Learning Strategy http://www3.lrs.lt/pls/inter3/dokpaieska.showdoc_l?p_id=329216&p_query=&p_tr2= and several national scale projects, e.g. Adult Education System Development by Providing General Competencies http://www.upc.smm.lt/projektai/sistemos_pletra/, several projects developed by Association “Langas į ateitį” http://www.langasiateiti.lt/index.php/lt/newsarch/289-socialiai-atskirt-moni-ikt-gdi-gerinimas, http://www.langasiateiti.lt/index.php/lt/projektai/mokymai-it?phpMyAdmin=lOEilXq8h-bHoRG3BCkvzg7nWlf
Are there special programmes targeting employees (especially older workers and SMEs)? No There are no special programmes, but there is Lifelong Learning Strategy http://www3.lrs.lt/pls/inter3/dokpaieska.showdoc_l?p_id=329216&p_query=&p_tr2= and several national scale projects, e.g. Adult Education System Development by Providing General Competencies http://www.upc.smm.lt/projektai/sistemos_pletra/
Is ICT being integrated in classroom teaching and vocational training? Yes According to national curriculum, ICT are partly integrated in classroom teaching and vocational training. Special Strategy and Programme on ICT Implementation in Education exists for 2008-2012 http://www.itc.smm.lt/?page_id=406, and a new Strategy and Programme are under preparation.
Are there programms offering ICT skills trainings in telecentres, public libraries and other informal environments? Yes http://www.lrkm.lt/index.php?3269234872. There are several projects developed by Association “Langas į ateitį” http://www.langasiateiti.lt/index.php/lt/projektai/mokymai-it?phpMyAdmin=lOEilXq8h-bHoRG3BCkvzg7nWlf

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