UIL announces the recipients of its 2015 CONFINTEA Scholarships

3 July 2015

UIL is pleased to announce the recipients of the CONFINTEA Scholarships for 2015. The scholarships are mainly 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.

The 2015 CONFINTEA Scholarships have been awarded to the following people:

•Mr Timothy Ireland (Federal University of Paraíba, Brazil) will do research in the area “The post-2015 agenda on education and development: what does it mean for the future of adult education?”

•Mr Ali Ziyaeemehr (Director of Strategic Research Department, Ministry of Education, Iran) will develop “A framework for adult literacy education programs in the I.R. of Iran”

•Ms Thi Bao Ngoc Nguyen (Specialist, Ministry of Education and Training, Vietnam) will develop a handbook on “The sustainability of Community Learning Centers (CLCs) in Vietnam”

•Ms Olena Vasylenko (Senior Scientific Researcher, Andragogy Department, National Academy of Pedagogical Sciences, Ukraine) will do research in the area of “Non-formal Adult Education Development in the Ukraine”

The CONFINTEA scholars will work at UIL throughout September 2015.

General Information about the CONFINTEA Scholarships