LAG Brandenburg was founded in 1994. It is an umbrella organization and representation of interests for currently 38 NGOs in the German Federal State of Brandenburg. LAG works non-profit and provides civic, human rights and cultural education. In its educational activities, it focuses on topics and approaches relevant for the educational inclusion of learner groups like refugees, migrants, learners with special needs, learners living in rural areas and women. Its guiding principle is to contribute to social cohesion and sustainability in the German Federal State of Brandenburg. LAG provides international advanced trainings for multipliers working in adult education, refugee relief and NGOs. It represents the political interests of its members, functions as coordinator and takes part in the organization of joint projects.