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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

International Seminar for European Masters in Lifelong Learning

Nov 27, 2014

Within the framework of its partnership agreement with MA LLL, UIL was invited to participate in the annual international MA LLL seminar from 18 to 21 November 2014 at Deusto University in Bilbao, Spain. more

New UIL film celebrates Family Literacy

Nov 20, 2014

UIL and the Hamburg State Institute for Teacher Training and School Development (LI) and pleased to present a short film, produced for the 10th Anniversary of Hamburg’s Family Literacy Project (FLY). Since 2004, when FLY was launched by both institutions, it has helped thousands of children and...more

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Publications

UIL launches four new publications for International Literacy Day

Sep 08, 2014

The theme of International Literacy Day 2014 is “Literacy and Sustainable Development”. To coincide with International Literacy Day, the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning (UIL) has launched four new publications.more

UIL Publishes Policy Brief 4 on Community Matters

Mar 13, 2014

The fourth policy brief in the UIL series recommends youth engagement in multipurpose community learning spaces and centres. The aim is to improve their access to full participation in learning and community development activities.more

UIL publishes Policy Brief 3 on gender equality

Jan 10, 2014

The third in UIL’s current series of policy briefs, titled Gender equality matters: Empowering women through literacy programmes, offers research-informed analysis and action-oriented recommendations for local and national governments, providers of literacy programmes and educators on how to reduce...more

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