UNESCO Institute of Lifelong Learning Sub-Regional Workshop Held in Nairobi – Kenya


Sub-regional workshop on “Mobilizing higher education and distance learning assets, capabilities and networks to help accelerate progress towards Sustainable Development Goal 4 and the Agenda 2063 literacy targets in sub-Saharan Africa” held from  13 to 15 June 2017 at Hilton Nairobi, Kenya. The workshop was Jointly organized by the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning (UIL) and the University of Nairobi in collaboration with the UNESCO Multi-sectoral Regional Office in Abuja and the UNESCO Multi-sectoral Regional Office in Nairobi. The Association of African Distance Learning Centres (AADLC) was represented by Mr. Charles Senkondo, the Secretary General AADLC and Executive Director of Tanzania Global Learning Agency (www.tagla.go.tz)

Group Photo – Workshop Participants

Charles Senkondo, Secretary General AADLC (left) and Dr. Marguerite Wotto(right) , Associate Professor, CIRDEF – Université de Québec, Le Centre interdisciplinaire pour la echerché et le développement sur l’éducation et la formation (CIRDEF), University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM) during the the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning (UIL) workshop in Nairobi. CIRDEF and AADLC shared experiences on scaling up adult learning reach in sub-saharan Africa using AADLC network.