Paving the way to Confintea VI +6
For more than 60 years CONFINTEA (the International Conference on Adult Education) has been recognized as the most influential space in the international arena of adult education. These conferences held every 12 years under the auspices of UNESCO, are the main forum for debate and definition of the broad guidelines and global policies of adult education for the period between one conference and the...
ICAE at the HLPF2016 on Sustainable Development
‘Leaving no one behind’ is at the core of Sustainable Development Goal 4 through its emphasis on equitable and inclusive education. This event discussed the structural changes and public policies needed to promote equity, inclusion and to overcome multiple forms of discrimination in and through education, and its impact on the achievement of other human rights and SDGs. Shortfalls and possible...
Launch of SPOTLIGHT ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT 2016 AT THE HLPF 2016
Report of the Reflection Group on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development Independent monitoring and review of the implementation of the 2030 Agenda and its structural obstacles and challenges are key factors for the success of the SDGs. It is for this reason, the Reflection Group on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development together with other civil society organizations and networks has...
Brief report on Colloquium on Forging Solidarity: Southern Perspectives of Popular Education
9 - 11 June 2016 (Hosted by Traditions of Popular Education Research Project, University of Western Cape, supported by National Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences (NIHSS)www.populareducation.co.za ) Some fifty people gathered at the colloquium which was held at the Sustainability Institute, Stellenbosch. Participants came from different organisations, including academic institutions,...
CONFINTEA VI Sub-Regional Follow-up Meeting for the Caribbean
“Enhancing Lifelong Learning Opportunities for Youth and Adults in the Caribbean” In Montego Bay, Jamaica, from June 30 to July 1, 2016, the CONFINTEA VI Sub-Regional Follow-up Meeting for the Caribbean "Enhancing Lifelong Learning Opportunities for Youth and Adults in the Caribbean" was organized by the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning (UIL) in collaboration with UNESCO Caribbean Cluster...
Voices Rising Nº 494
In this issue: - Attendance at the 14th German Adult Education Conference - CONFINTEA VI Sub-Regional Meeting Follow-up Meeting for the Caribbean “Enhancing Lifelong Learning Opportunities for Youth and Adults in the Caribbean” - Latin American organizations and networks on ALE meet in Brasilia towards CONFINTEA VI + 6 - AE-PRO training ‘Adult Learning in the 21st Century’ coming into the final phase...
Attendance at the 14th German Adult Education Conference
By Sandra L. Morrison ICAE President It was a pleasure to be in Berlin on June 9 and 10th to attend the 14th German Adult Education Conference with the topic Digital Participation for all.While the warm summer weather was enticing as well as the upcoming European football's premier international competition EURO 2016, participants were also treated to an array of dynamic presentations,...
ICAE VS 2016
ICAE Virtual Seminar “Adult Education and Development: Global Citizenship Education” March 2016 Welcome Bienvenida Bienvenue The seminar will be based in the publication of DVV International in cooperation with ICAE, AE+D on Global Citizen Education (“Adult Education and Development” Journal published once a year in three languages that was launched in December 2015). (1) The ICAE Virtual...