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HEURA is a Non-governmental Women Association in the field of adult education and training formed and managed by women who have traditionally been excluded from the feminist movement by their condition of non-academic women. To solve this situation, on 1986 some women founded the Association of Women Heura with the main aim of promoting the managing ability and initiative of women.
It is placed in the context of an Adult Education School: Escola de persones adultes La Verneda- Sant Martí (Adults School La Verneda- Sant Martí, in English). has over four decades of experience in adult education with about 2.200 participants every year and about 150 volunteers. Further, it is globally renowned for our pioneering model of adult education based on egalitarian dialogue; Dialogic Learning and Successful Educational Actions (SEAs).
The main objectives of Heura are:
• Promoting and organizing long life learning activities that answer
the women needs in the present society.
• Including the voices of the traditionally excluded women into the
• Widening women participation in the decision-making spheres of the
political participation in our
Those transversal purposes are developed through educational, training and cultural activities such as: adult basic education, secondary education, further education (languages and access to higher education); ICT training; cultural and leisure education: dialogical literary circles, music and dancing, plastic arts and handicraft, physical activities, etc. All these activities are totally free of charge and open to all women, with a special attention to those who are in any exclusion situation (illiterate women, migrants, young women, etc.).