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Global e-launch of PAL Network’s International Common Assessment of Numeracy Report

Global e-launch of PAL Network’s International Common Assessment of Numeracy Report

9 July 5:00-6:30 pm (GMT +03:00) ICAN is an open-source, robust and easy-to-use assessment tool, available in 11 languages, that offers international comparability of results aligned to SDG 4.1.1. (a). It was developed through collaborative efforts between PAL Network member organisations in 13 low and middle-income countries across Africa, Asia ...
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E-Cubed 2020 Call for Proposals

E-Cubed 2020 Call for Proposals

Proposal submission deadline extended: July 20th, 2020 at midnight EDT Please submit your proposal to the E-Cubed Research Fund, here. For more information please see E-Cubed Assessment Criteria, Frequently Asked Questions, and Dubai Cares' budget template and guidelines. We are currently living and working in a new paradigm due to ...
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29 June - Academic Q&A: Your Questions Answered

29 June – Academic Q&A: Your Questions Answered

On 23 June the Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report will launch its 2020 Report calling for countries to concentrate on those being left behind and move towards inclusion in education – a particularly poignant message for those now rebuilding their school systems after the arrival of Covid-19. The GEM Team would like ...
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Global launch of the 2020 Global Education Monitoring Report: Inclusion and Education #AllMeansAll

Global launch of the 2020 Global Education Monitoring Report: Inclusion and Education #AllMeansAll

23 June 2020 9-10 am UK time On 23 June the Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report will launch its 2020 Report calling for countries to concentrate on those being left behind and move towards inclusion in education – a particularly poignant message for those now rebuilding their school systems after ...
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COMPARE Fellowship

COMPARE Fellowship

Deadline for Application 1 June 2020 The fellowship will run from 1 December 2020 – 30 November 2021 and provide full financial support (including travel, accommodation and subsistence) for the following activities: Attending and presenting at the UKFIET conference in Oxford, UK, in September 2021 Attending the Compare writers’ workshop ...
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Literacy and human rights in Rwanda: BALID/UNESCO Chair webinar

Literacy and human rights in Rwanda: BALID/UNESCO Chair webinar

6th May at 12 noon BST  BALID invite you to attend our first ever virtual Informal Literacy Discussion, which we are privileged to be hosting in partnership with the UNESCO Chair in Adult Literacy and Learning for Social Transformation at the University of East Anglia, UK. The title of this webinar ...
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Volunteer Responses to Covid-19: what can we learn moving forward?

Volunteer Responses to Covid-19: what can we learn moving forward?

Thursday 30th April  13:00 BST #ALL4SOCIALCHANGE Webinar Series The series continues on Thursday 30th April at 1 pm (BST) with a panel discussion on ‘Volunteer Responses to Covid-19: what can we learn moving forward?’ (see attached poster) This webinar is jointly hosted with the University of East Anglia Institute for ...
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Language Sanctuaries: why language is integral to the arts of integration

Language Sanctuaries: why language is integral to the arts of integration

#ALL4SOCIALCHANGE Webinar Series We are delighted to invite you to participate in our popular #All4Social Change University of East Anglia webinar series. On Monday 27th April at 1 pm (BST), the webinar will be a joint event with the UNESCO Chair in Refugee Integration through Languages and the Arts at ...
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Request for Proposals for background papers contributing to UNESCO’s Futures of Education initiative

Request for Proposals for background papers contributing to UNESCO’s Futures of Education initiative

Proposals should be received by 30 April, with background papers to be submitted in 2-3 months, as negotiated.  Papers and proposals will be welcome in English and French. UNESCO’s Futures of Education: Learning to become is a global initiative to reimagine how knowledge and learning can shape the future of ...
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RISE Annual Conference postponed until 2021 with online presentations in July 2020

RISE Annual Conference postponed until 2021 with online presentations in July 2020

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, the RISE Annual Conference 2020 has been postponed until early 2021. Further details of the amended RISE Annual Conference dates will be released in due course. In the absence of this year’s conference, RISE will instead curate a series of presentations online. The Call for Papers for the ...
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