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Global Learning Festival - 8-11 November, 2021

Global Learning Festival - 8-11 November, 2021

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We are very pleased that the PASCAL Observatory and its Learning Cities Networks, with their European centre hosted by CR&DALL at the University of Glasgow, are partners in the 2021 Global Learning Festival being organised from 8-11 November by the cities of Wyndham and Melton in Australia. Many of the member cities of the LCN are making contributions, including Medellin, Taipei, Wolverhampton and of course Wyndham itself.

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Book release | Global Citizenship for Adult Education

Book release | Global Citizenship for Adult Education

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We are delighted to announce the release of the Routledge volume on 'Global Citizenship for Adult Education: Advancing Critical Literacies for Equity and Social Justice', edited by Petra A. Robinson, Kamala V. Williams, and Maja Stovanovic. The volume comprises a collection of a groundbreaking projects in the field of youth and adult education, in which 43 scholars from Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the United States, examine how to promote equity and social justice through global citizenship and lifelong learning, that integrates the development of critical literacies as integral to adult education.

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Gender, sustainability and research capacity building in the Global South

Gender, sustainability and research capacity building in the Global South

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Why the world needs more female scientists: panel on how gender and sustainability relate to building research capacity in the Global South.

CR&DALL and the Gendered Journeys project, funded by the ESRC within the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF), will be presenting a Gender and Sustainability event as part of the University of Glasgow, School of Education’s ‘Educating Today to save Tomorrow’ series in the run-up to COP-26 in Glasgow.

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Webinar | Prison education in Latin America (in Spanish)

Webinar | Prison education in Latin America (in Spanish)

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I would like to draw your attention to a two-day prison education webinar being offered by the University of Guadalajara on 22 September 2021 at 1700 (CDMX)(GMT -5) with some of the best prison education professors and investigators in Latin America.

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Gendered Journeys: the trajectories of STEM students and graduates through higher education and into employment, in India and Rwanda

Rwanda: Inspiring girls and women in STEM

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Promoting early interest in STEM and role identification for girls, is of urgent interest for many global initiatives (e.g. Organization for Women in Science in the Developing World, 2021). Increasing proportions of girls and women studying and working in STEM would contribute not only to scientific development but to more equitable and sustainable societies, including gendered economic outcomes.

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Lectureship in Adult Education - University of Glasgow

Lectureship in Adult Education - University of Glasgow

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The School of Education invites applications for the position of Lecturer in Adult Education (Research & Teaching Track) at University of Glasgow. The School of Education is one of the leading Schools of Education globally, ranked No 38 in the QS for Education and Training (2021). We are a large and dynamic unit which brings together academics and researchers with expertise across all sectors of education: formal and non-formal, pre-school through to higher, adult and community education.

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Addressing Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, & Anti-Racism in 21st Century STEMM Organizations - June 29-30, 2021

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Please join the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine as we convene a 2-day national summit on Addressing Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in 21st Century STEMM Organizations.

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Equality Diversity and Inclusion: championing work and learning that empowers and sustains change

Equality Diversity and Inclusion: championing work and learning that empowers and sustains change

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This event is set out to explore and contribute to themes surrounding equality, diversity, and inclusion (EDI). There will be key speakers to bring EDI into focus, brief presentations, and a final EDI panel discussion.

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