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, 2 March, 2023 - 11:15

This book takes an expansive view of vocational education and training. Drawing on case studies across rural and urban Uganda and South Africa, the book offers a new way of seeing this through an exploration of the multiple ways in which people learn to have better livelihoods. EPDF and EPUB available Open Access under CC-BY-NC-ND licence.

Monday, 13 March, 2023 - 15:30 to 17:00

This session brings together two projects from the University of Glasgow, School of Education and CR&DALL focussed on Everyday Peace. Presenters: Professor Mo Hume, Dr Avila Kilmurray, Dr Sinead Gormally and Professor Evelyn Arizpe.

Join us to celebrate the Scottish launch of the book Peacebuilding, Conflict and Community Development and the launch of a short video from the project,  “Educational Peacebuilding in Medellin and Acapulco: Understanding the role of education, culture and learning in responding to crises”.

Thursday, 23 February, 2023 - 16:00

The University has advertised the following position: Senior Lecturer in Quantitative Research Methods in Education (R&T).

Wednesday, 8 March, 2023 - 10:30 to Thursday, 9 March, 2023 - 13:30

A Showcase of Community Creativity - 8 March from 10.30am – 1.30pm, Advanced Research Centre, University of Glasgow. All are welcome for a fantastic celebration of how community groups are turning their creativity into actions for a more sustainable way of living.

Thursday, 23 February, 2023 - 13:00

A decade ago the University of Würzburg in Germany took the initiative to start a program that is now called the Adult Education Academy (AEA) for master´s students, doctoral students, and practitioners. A number of partner universities in Hungary, Italy, India, Nigeria, Portugal, Serbia, and Slovenia joined and later invited professional organisations representing providers and practitioners like DVV International and the European Association for the Education of Adults (EAEA).