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The OECD groups 30 member countries sharing a commitment to democratic government and the market economy. With active relationships with some 70 other countries, NGOs and civil society, it has a global reach. Best known for its publications and its statistics, its work covers economic and social issues from macroeconomics, to trade, education, development and science and innovation.



Internationell vuxenundersökning PIAAC

(Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies)

PIAAC är en internationell undersökning som startats på initiativ av Organisationen för ekonomiskt samarbete och utveckling OECD. Undersökningen utreder grundläggande kunskaper och färdigheter hos vuxna. I undersökningen deltar 25 länder.
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UNESCO Institute for Education (UIE)


UIE, one of six educational institutes of UNESCO, is a non-profit international research, training, information, documentation and publishing centre on literacy, non-formal education, adult and lifelong learning. By drawing on its long and unique experience linking educational research, policy and practice in these areas and by using its competence, its influence and its resources UIE makes a special contribution in enhancing access to learning, and improving the environment and quality of learning for all in all regions of the world.


CONFINTEA VI National Reports Available Online


Preparations towards CONFINTEA VI are gaining ground as more and more Member States are submitting their national reports to UIL.



CONFINTEA Bulletin February 2009 (pdf)

Finnish-Russian CONFINTEA VI follow-up activity


12 to 17 August 2010, Västra Nylands folkhögskola, Finland Link to UNESCO page






Publications related to CONFINTEA VI

Confintea VI: Sixth International Conference on Adult Education - final report


Confintea VI: Belém framework for Action


Executive Summary: Global Report on Adult Learning and Education