International cooperation

International Dialogue on Resilience: Promising Practices for School Systems (2009)

Dialogue Proceedings

This document outlines the work of an international gathering of researchers, practitioners, and policymakers from Canada, Germany, Australia, and the United States, who met in Ottawa, Ontario, in late 2009 to discuss practical approaches to promoting resilience in children and youth as learners.

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2013-06-03

Skills Agenda (2010)

Helping the Economic Recovery

This document brings together a number of articles that deal with the tools, programs and resources developed and delivered by Canada’s sector councils. Sector councils are industry-led partnership organizations that address skills development issues and implement solutions in key sectors of the economy.

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2012-08-30

PIAAC in Canada: Presentation at a webinar of the Centre for Literacy – February 15, 2012 (2012)

This presentation describes the Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC), an initiative of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) that aims to provide assessment of adult literacy in the information age.

Canada is one of 26 countries to be involved in the initiative.

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2012-07-11

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.

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2011-09-20

Towards the Development of an International Research Strategy for Literacy and Essential Skills (2009)

Perspectives from Academic and Practitioner Researchers in Canada and Ireland

This document summarizes material presented during the annual conference of the Canadian Association for the Study of Adult Education (CASAE), held in Ottawa in 2009.

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2011-08-12

Calgary Charter on Health Literacy (2011)

Rationale and Core Principles for the Development of Health Literacy Curricula

This document grew out of a three-day institute held in Calgary, Alberta, in October 2008, which brought together participants from Canada, the United States, and the United Kingdom.

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2011-03-25

Opening up the possibilities (2010)

International Adult Learners' Week in Canada 2010

This magazine celebrates 2010 International Adult Learners’ Week (ILAW) in Canada, showcasing the contributions lifelong learning makes to individuals, communities and the world.

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2010-03-03
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