The central aim of the Network on Education and Learning of Older Adults
(ELOA) is to bring together European research strands in the field of
late-life learning and to establish a regular interchange of researcher in older adult learning, educational gerontology, and adult education.
The Network strives to act as a catalyst for further European collaboration in this field of educational research with the aim of strengthening this area of interest and promoting the initiation of common research projects and publications.
The objectives of the network are fourfold: