Leikn – an organization of interested parties for adult learning in Iceland

Leikn promotes a common ground for those involved in adult learning within Iceland and acts as an advocate on their behalf with the government. The organisation wishes to enable active discussion regarding continuous education and refresher courses. It wishes to increase flow of information, communication and collaboration between those who provide adult learning and the government on one hand and increase foreign communication in the field of adult learning on the other hand. Those who have a right to join the organisation are; providers of education outside of the formal education system, who are independent party associations who have as their main function the ability to offer adult learning, whilst working in the field of common good for the local community (non-profit) and are independent businesses.