• World Social Forum 2016 2016-08-30

    Another world is needed, together is possible! By Shirley Walters and María Graciela Cuervo From the 9th to the 14th of August 2016, in Montreal, Canada, thousands of people met in the 12th World Social Forum (WSF). The WSF 2016 reached its goal of gathering thousands of people from civil society organizations and social movements who want to build a sustainable and inclusive world, where all...

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  • 2016 UIL Honorary Fellow Certificate 2016-08-30

    Alan Tuckett, ICAE Past president and Shirley Walters, ICAE Vice president - Africa (2015-2019) have been awarded the Honorary Fellow of the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning (UIL) 2016.  Alan next to Shirley, Maria Khan (ASPBAE Secretary General) and Heribert Hinzen (DVV International former Director) will be receiving the award at the Think-tank meeting on lifelong learning in the 2030...

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  • Voices Rising Nº 496 2016-08-26

    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

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  • Global Alliance for Literacy (GAL) 2016-08-18

    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...

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  • IALLA - Call for applications 2016-08-12

    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...

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  • Inclusive and Equitable Education at 2016 HLPF 2016-08-08

    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...

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  • 2016 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF 2016) 2016-08-08

    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...

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  • Paving the way to Confintea VI +6 (2) Camilla Croso 2016-08-02

    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...

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