Monthly Archive for September, 2016

Global Report on Adult Learning and Education

The third Global Report on Adult Learning and Education (GRALE III) draws on monitoring surveys completed by 139 UNESCO Member States to develop a differentiated picture of the global state of adult learning and education (ALE). It evaluates countries’ progress in fulfilling the commitments they made in the Belém Framework […]

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International Literacy Day September 8

International Literacy Day (ILD) shines a spotlight on global literacy needs, which goes hand in hand with the International Literacy Association’s (ILA) mission: literacy for everyone, everywhere. ILA offers a  free activity kit to educators to help their students learn about another country and broaden their worldview with ILD activities […]

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Research report on women’s health and literacy

To mark the fiftieth anniversary of International Literacy Day on 8 September 2016, the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning (UIL) has published a research paper entitled Promoting Health and Literacy for Women’s Empowerment. Written by Dr Anna Robinson-Pant, this paper is the third in a series of studies on literacy […]

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