UIL announces the recipients of its 2014 CONFINTEA Scholarships

Jul 16, 2014

UIL is pleased to announce the recipients of the CONFINTEA Scholarships for 2014. The scholarships are funded by the private donations of the Nomura Center for Lifelong Integrated Education in Japan, the British educationist Peter Jarvis and the publisher Taylor & Francis. more

Interrogating Sustainability in Adult Learning Policy

Jun 26, 2014

The Second Conference of the European Society of Research on the Education of Adults (ESREA) Network on Policy Studies in Adult Education took place from 18 to 20 June 2014 at the University of Aalborg in Denmark.more

International conference on non-formal adult education

Jun 24, 2014

On 19 to 28 May 2014 experts from Africa, Asia and Germany met at the International Conference on Non-formal Adult Education in Wuppertal, Germany. The primary objective of this meeting was to generate recommendation-based action plans concerning adult education.more

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Second Global Report on Adult Learning and Education

Jan 08, 2014

The second Global Report on Adult Learning and Education is based principally on 141 national progress reports submitted by UNESCO Member States. Its objective is to review the implementation of the recommendations made by governments at the Sixth International Conference on Adult Education...more


The Sixth International Conference on Adult Education (CONFINTEA VI) was held at in Belém do Pará, Brazil, from 1 to 4 December 2009. It was organised on behalf of UNESCO by the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning in partnership with the Ministry of Education of Brazil. A total of 1,125...more

Belém Framework for Action

The Sixth International Conference on Adult Education (CONFINTEA VI) closed with the adoption of the Belém Framework for Action. Held from 1 to 4 December 2009 in Belém, Brazil, with the participation of over 1,100 delegates, including including 55 Ministers and Deputy Ministers from 144 UNESCO...more

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