UNESCO Global Reports on Adult Education and Learning
GRALE 1,2,3 and 4
UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning
English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Russian
Lifelong learning is at the core of UNESCO’s mandate. Since its founding, the Organization has played a pioneering role in affirming the critical role of adult education in the development of society and promoting a comprehensive approach to learning throughout life
Based on national reports from the United Nation Member States, GRALE analyses trends, identifies key challenges and best practices, and
recommends a course of action to improve
the scope of adult education and learning.