CONFINTEA VI: Sixth international conference on adult education (2010)

Final report

The sixth international conference on adult education (CONFINTEA VI), held in Brazil in December 2009, was organized by the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning in partnership with the Brazilian ministry of education and brought together more than a thousand participants from 144 countries.

This final report begins with an overview of the conference, including the history of the gathering. The authors go on to provide summaries of keynote speeches, round-table discussions and workshops. Themes discussed include participation and inclusion in adult education; policies and governance; financing of adult education; literacy as a key skill for lifelong learning; and assessing learning outcomes.

The final part of the report deals with the outcomes of the conference, including the adoption of the Belém Framework for Action, which is contained in an appendix to the document. It takes its name from the city where the conference was held.

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UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning (UIL). CONFINTEA VI: Sixth international conference on adult education 2010. Web. 5 Mar. 2021 <http://en.copian.ca/library/research/confinteavi/confinteavi.pdf>
UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning (UIL) (2010). CONFINTEA VI: Sixth international conference on adult education. Retrieved March 5, 2021, from http://en.copian.ca/library/research/confinteavi/confinteavi.pdf
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