This year’s International Conference on Learning Cities (ICLC) will take place from 1 to 3 October in Medellín, Colombia, where government officials, city representatives and education experts from around the world will meet to identify, exchange and discuss effective lifelong learning policies and practices that lead to inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable cities.
Globalization, digitalization and migration are changing the way we work and learn.
In order to achieve the Education 2030 Agenda, lifelong learning must govern future global education policy-making.
The UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning (UIL) will offer UIL Research Scholarships to six researchers from UNESCO Member States and/or Associate Member States. The scholarships begin in September and are for a period of one month.
The application period for joining the UNESCO Global Network of Learning Cities (GNLC) is now open. Cities from all UNESCO regions can apply to become members of the network from now until 30 April 2019.
In order to apply, cities must:
Address: UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning, Feldbrunnenstraße 58, 20148 Hamburg
Earlier this year, 160 countries completed an online survey, which has provided a comprehensive overview of the progress in adult learning and education (ALE) in UNESCO Member States.
Some 350 ministers, officials, representatives of development agencies and other partners from all over the world will take stock of progress in meeting the educational objectives of the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development during the Global Education Meeting, 3 to 5 December, i