The 16th Forum of the ­Leibniz Centre for Lifelong Learning at the German Institute for Adult Education (DIE) took place in Bonn, Germany on 2–3 December 2013. More than 150 participants, including UIL representative Dr Madhu Singh, discussed “Competence Orientation in Adult Continuing Education” and its relation to the EU’s priority agenda on national qualifications frameworks and the recognition and validation of non-formal and informal learning. Suite...