Latest News & Events

The purpose of this section is to provide a guide to CR&DALL events and activities and to provide information on these and on events and issues relevant to the field of lifelong learning and adult and continuing education in general. This latter service is provided to assist exchange of information and discussion of issues amongst colleagues in the field; it does not purport to be an exhaustive reference to the canon. Please note also that CR&DALL cannot be responsible for the accuracy of information provided to us by outside bodies. Further information about the event or activity should be sought from the contacts given in that section as this is likely to be the sum total of information provided to us.
Thursday, 27 October, 2022 - 11:15

The 2022 PASCAL Conference has taken place on the theme of Learning & Crisis: Future Proofing City Responses. The conference was organised by the University of Tampere , Finland. The Faculty of Management and Business Studies played host to around 80 participants from countries with around 30 participants joining online.

Thursday, 27 October, 2022 - 14:00

The series of World Conference on Adult Education implemented by UNESCO and its partners met for CONFINTEA VII in June in Marrakech this year. The first was in Helsingör in 1949, followed in a twelve year cycle by Montreal in 1960, Tokyo in 1972, Paris in 1985, Hamburg in 1997, and Bélem in 2009.

Tuesday, 1 November, 2022 - 12:00 to 16:00

The Sustainable Futures Global Network invites you to join us on the 1st of November 2022 as we showcase stories of sustainability from global contexts. Using podcasts, documentaries, posters, postcards and zine-making, we’ll invite you to explore the connections between these stories, and everyday local contexts.

The event is open to anyone interested in pondering the relationship between global challenges and local practices; and learning from unexpected places to devise local understandings.

Friday, 28 October, 2022 - 12:00 to 13:30

The October BALID Informal Literacy Discussion will be led by Professor Gordon O. Ade-Ojo, Professor of Language and Literacy Policy in Lifelong Learning in the Faculty of Education and Health at the University of Greenwich. This will be a hybrid event with both in-person and online attendance options.

Thursday, 27 October, 2022 - 12:45

CR&DALL project Gendered Journeys (comprising teams from the University of Rwanda, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, and the University of Glasgow) held a fantastically successful international team retreat recently at the Seamill Hydro in North Ayrshire, Scotland.