In this issue: - The Canadian Commission for UNESCO supports the organization of ICAE World Assembly - ICAE response to the Ban Ki-moon Synthesis Report on the post-2015 development agenda - ICAE STRATEGIC SEMINAR - EAEA & dvv international workshop: "Adult education and the post-2015 process" - ICAE REGIONAL AND NATIONAL MEMBERS ACTIVITIES Download Voices Rising
EAEA.- Katarina Popovic, Secretary General ICAE, on adult education and conflict resolution. The Remembering for the Future Conference in November 2014 in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, was part of the project Remembering for the Future of EAEA and DVV International. The project aimed at collecting World War I related projects and activities organised by adult education providers in order...
In a letter sent before the holiday season, Louise Filiatrault, Secretary General of the Canadian Commission for UNESCO (CCUNESCO), confirmed that, insofar as possible, ICÉA will count on their collaboration, support and "contribution to the success of this opportunity for international exchange in Canada." The letter was sent to ICÉA after holding a meeting that allowed Alan Tuckett, ICAE...
On the Eve of EFA and MDG - Shaping the Post 2015 Education and Development Agendas: Contributions to the Debate and a Collection of Documents2015-01-19
During recent years a number of highly interesting and important documents have been produced on the eve of the EFA and MDG deadline in 2015. They speak to the ‘unfinished’ work around international commitments made within these two policy frameworks, and offer what is now more popularly branded as a ‘Post - 2015 agenda’. Many organizations and institutions have been involved in the process of...
Dear colleagues, members and partners, We are writing to secure your participation and support for the IX World Assembly of the International Council for Adult Education that will take place in Montreal, from June 11 to 14, 2015. As you know ICAE meets every four years to review the successes and challenges affecting adult learning and education, to share good practice and to identify strategic...
In 2000 two international agendas were adopted: the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and the Education For All (EFA) Goals and Framework for Action. The MDGs were meant to halve extreme poverty by 2015. The plan included a Goal on Education that, unfortunately, did not target the educational needs of young people and adults.EFA goals were adopted at UNESCO World Forum on Education in Dakar,...