The Second International Conference on Learning Cities

Jan 07, 2015

The date of the 2nd International Conference on Learning Cities (ICLC) will take place from 7 to 9 May 2015 in Mexico City, Mexico.more

Revising the 1976 Recommendation on the Development of Adult Education: Comments requested from Member States

Dec 22, 2014

The revision of the 1976 Recommendation on the Development of Adult Education, which was requested by the Belém Framework for Action is proceeding as foreseen by UNESCO’s rules and regulations. more

Senior Visiting Scholar from Sweden at UIL

Dec 21, 2014

Professor Francis Hult, an educational linguist from Lund University (Sweden) visited UIL from 3 to 15 December as part of his sabbatical activities. UIL thanks him for taking the initiative to come to UIL and for his kind collaboration. more

New UIL Publication: Key Issues and Policy Considerations in Promoting Lifelong Learning in Selected African Countries

Dec 16, 2014

This first title in the UIL Publication Series on Lifelong Learning Policies and Strategies series shares experiences from five African countries that are on track to operationalize lifelong learning systems. more

Achievements and lessons learnt in building learning cities and in the expansion of the UNESCO GNLC

Dec 12, 2014

More than 50 experts, governors and educational executives from around 20 countries were gathered in Mexico City on 19 and 20 November 2014 to share experiences and exchange ideas in developing learning cities during the first International Expert Meeting for preparing the second International...more

Giving disadvantaged people a second chance to acquire basic skills and prepare for the world of work

Dec 08, 2014

Second-chance education was the theme of this year’s annual conference of the Swiss Network for Education and International Cooperation (Réseau Suisse Education et Coopération Internationale, RECI), held in Bern on 3 November 2014. The conference consisted of presentations on projects conducted by...more

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