the moment there are no professional research associations in the area
of VET/HRD in Norway.
Norway” - The national network of University colleges undertakes research
activities in VET/ HRD. The Network conducts research in pedagogies, qualification
needs and competence development in companies. Research is state funded,
i.e. by the Norwegian Ministry for Education and Research and the Norwegian
Norwegian University Network for Lifelong Learning (The Norwegian Council
of Universities and University Colleges and the social partners). The network
has developed a database for information on continuing education and training
at university and college level. The database was opened in June 2000.