5th World Forum « Lifelong Learning and Education for Sustainable Development »


25 Mai 2016 - 00h00 - 27 Mai 2016 - 23h59

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With the support of the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning (UIL), the International Council for Adult Education (ICAE) and the International Center for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (UNESCO-UNEVOC, HONKONG) the 5th World Forum and15th International Conference for Lifelong Learning - Lifelong Education and Learning for Sustainable Development: an Integrated Approach will take place in Saint-Petersburg, 25-26-27 May 2017.

The main objectives are:

  • Discuss key aspects of lifelong learning and education in the perspective of sustainable development.
  • Innovate concepts and practices in application of United Nations principles of lifelong learning and education for sustainable development.
  • Reinforce international multidisciplinary and multicultural cooperation among different actors on diverse levels and modalities (formal and informal) of the education system – such as higher education (educators, researchers and administrators) – as well as of civil society and the private sector.
  • Encourage the creation of local, national, regional and international networks to promote lifelong learning and education in order to achieve sustainable development goals.
  • Develop recommendations to UNESCO and other specialized agencies (within and out of the United Nations system), governments, the international education community and civil society.


Lenexpo Exhibition Complex
Prospekt Bolshoy V.O.
St Petersburg