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.
Tuesday, 13 June, 2023 - 14:30

The International Call to Action (GUNi-ICA) is an initiative of the GUNi Network aimed at higher education institutions interested in embarking on a transformation and innovation process to respond to the future challenges of a globalised and changing world. Any HEI that is a member of the GUNi Network and wants to be part of a space of reflection and action, leading a process of change, is welcome to join the GUNi-ICA.

Wednesday, 14 June, 2023 - 13:00 to 14:15

We are delighted to announce that the Launch of Research Network 7 Non-formal and Informal Learning will be held next week on the 14th June along with the RN7 Webinar on 'The role of community learning centers across Asia and Europe'.

Friday, 23 June, 2023 - 09:30 to 10:15

Unbalanced and rapid economic and industrial growth in all human societies has caused many harmful consequences to the environment and mankind. Such a harmful situation has caused the United Nations to pay attention to the strategic issue of sustainable development and the need to review and modify development policies and strategies in all countries, in the line with SDGs in the 2030 Agendas.

Monday, 19 June, 2023 - 16:00 to 18:00

You are invited to the launch of an exhibition at the Advanced Research Centre, Seminar Suites A and B, University of Glasgow, G12 8QQ from 1600-1800 BST on Monday 19 June 2023.

Tuesday, 13 June, 2023 - 14:00

CR&DALL member Professor Ellen Boeren paid a visit to UCLA this May. During her 3 weeks in Los Angeles, she worked with Dr Jan Kalenda, currently a Fulbright scholar at UCLA, and previously a visiting scholar at the University’s of Glasgow School of Education. Professor Boeren and Dr Kalenda also met with Professor Richard Desjardins, core staff at UCLA, who has vast experience in researching varieties in Adult Learning Systems as well as in working with large scale survey data, including the Programme for International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC).