The state and development of adult learning and education in Asia and the Pacific

  • June 2009

This paper is the regional synthesis report for the Asia-Pacific Region, presented and considered at the Asia Pacific Regional Conference, 6-8 October 2008, Seoul, Republic of Korea. This was one of five regional preparatory conferences preceding the Sixth International Conference on Adult Education (CONFINTEA VI) to be held 19-22 May 2009 in Belem, Brazil. The theme of CONFINTEA VI is Living and Learning for a Viable Future – The Power of Adult Learning. This synthesis report has been prepared on the basis of national reports and other relevant materials on the development and state of adult learning and education in Asia Pacific. The purpose of the report was to identify the key issues on adult learning and education in the region and suggest recommendations and benchmarks for CONFINTEA VI.

 

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  • Author/Editor: Manzoor Ahmed
  • The state and development of adult learning and education in Asia and the Pacific: Regional synthesis report
  • UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning, 2009
  • ISBN
    978-92-820-1163-8
  • Available in: English, French