RESEARCH REPORT: Providers of non-formal education in the Republic of Macedonia
About the Research
In order to recognize and map the providers of non-formal education, their area and scope of work,as well as the trends concerning the verification of programs for non-formal education, ADAEconducted initial research that will serve as a base not only for getting basic information but alsofor conducting more detailed academic research in the sphere of lifelong learning and adulteducation.The research conducted from December 2011 to January 2012 consisted of creation ofquestionnaire, its distribution via email to the providers of non-formal education (NGOs andeducational centers), data collection and its technical processing and analysis.The questionnaire is composed of two parts and total of 20 questions. First part: general andcontact information about the provider of non-formal education and second part: concretequestions for the provider’s sphere and scope of work. The questionnaire that was distributedthrough CDI’s own mailing lists, as well as mailing lists of partner organization and TAKSO
wasanswered by 53 providers of non-formal education. The composition of the questionnaire wasmostly directed towards CSOs as providers of non-formal education, although feedback was as wellprovided from educational centers, private companies, and local institutions.The questionnaire used in conducting the research, as well as the list of organizations that providedanswers are attached in the end as appendices.
Questionnaires were sent to more than 1000 emails of CSOs, educational centers, municipalities, foundations andprivate companies