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Indigenous Peoples and the Decolonization of Science

Feb 03, 2015

A symposium on Indigenous Peoples and the Decolonization of Science took place on 15 to 18 January 2015 at the campus of the University of Bremen, Germany.more

New Impact of Distance Education on Adult Learning (IDEAL) report

Jan 26, 2015

The Impact of Distance Education on Adult Learning (IDEAL) project has published the second of three study reports, focusing on the social profile of adults enrolled in distance education. The third report will be published in February 2015. 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

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Publications

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

CONFINTEA VI Final Report

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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