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Adult Learning and the Challenges of the 21st Century: A Series of 29 Booklets Documenting Workshops Held at the Fifth International Conference on Adult Education; 1997 CONFINTEA Documentation

  • October 1999

This booklet reflects the questions raised at the workshop ‘’Adult Learning, Democracy and Peace’’ at the Fifth International Conference on Adult Education (CONFINTEA) held in July 1997 in Hamburg.

The workshop had the important role of examining the relationship between adult learning, democracy, citizenship, gender, civil society and a culture of peace. It discussed adult learning strategies that are required to meet democratic aspirations, foster a culture of peace, build identities, take into account the globalization of economies, deal with the ecological threats, cultivate active and informed citizenship, alleviate poverty and address gender issues.

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  • Author/Editor: UIE
  • Adult Learning and the Challenges of the 21st Century: A Series of 29 Booklets Documenting Workshops Held at the Fifth International Conference on Adult Education; 1997 CONFINTEA Documentation
  • UIE, 1999
  • ISBN
    92-820-1089-9
  • Available in: English, French, Spanish, English, French, Spanish