Voices Rising Nº 496
In this issue: - 2016 UIL Honorary Fellow Certificate - ICAE/ IALLA Francophone - Appel a candidatures / Call for Applications / Convocatoria 2016 - World Social Forum 2016 - Global Alliance for Literacy (GAL) within the framework of lifelong learning - GEO session at AWID Forum - Paving the way to CONFINTEA VI+ 6 - ICAE Members activities - Other activities Download Voices Rising Nº496
Global Alliance for Literacy (GAL)
Global Alliance for Literacy (GAL) within the framework of lifelong learning Being one of UNESCO’s core mandates ever since the organization’s inception, and one of the unfinished tasks of the MDGs agenda, literacy remains one of the biggest challenge of the global world. It is a prerequisite for the development of personal, social, economic and political empowerment, and Belem Framework for...
IALLA - Call for applications
Dear friends, We are glad to announce the launch of the call for applications of the ninth edition of the ICAE Academy of Lifelong Learning Advocacy (IALLA) that will be held in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, from November 10 to 17, 2016. The ICAE Academy of Lifelong Learning Advocacy is the main international training programme that the International Council for Adult Education (ICAE) has created...
ICAE at the WSF 2016
Education Zone – WSF 2016 ICAE will be participating in the following panels: "Struggles in continuing and popular education" and "Critical thinking and social transformation" at the Education Zone - WSF 2016 “One child, one teacher, one book, and one pen, can change the world." Malala Yousafzai August 9 – 14, 2016 in Montreal Wednesday, August 10th • 9:00-10:30 a.m. – Struggles in continuing...
Inclusive and Equitable Education at 2016 HLPF
By ICAE Secretariat On Monday the 11th of July, the Education and Academia Stakeholder Group and the Stakeholder Group for Persons with Disabilities, in partnership with the Global Education Monitoring Report, organized a side event on ‘Leaving no one behind’ at the core of Sustainable Development Goal 4 through its emphasis on equitable and inclusive education. The event took place in the...
2016 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF 2016)
Ensuring that No One is Left Behind By María Graciela Cuervo, ICAE Secretariat From 11-20 July 2016, the 2016 meeting of the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) took place at UN Headquarters in New York. Under the auspices of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), the meeting focused on the theme of “Ensuring that no one is left behind.” It was attended by nearly 1500...
Paving the way to Confintea VI +6 (2) Camilla Croso
Camilla Croso from the Latin American Campaign for the Right to Education talks from the CONFINTEA VI Brazil +6 meeting in Brazilian. Listen to CLADE’s expectations regarding the upcoming international midterm review of CONFINTEA VI. Follow up of...
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...
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...