Adult and youth education leaders from Latin America and the Caribbean met in Lima, in August 15–17, to reflect on the regional situation of the right to education of adults and youth. The meeting was held in the context of the approaching CONFINTEA Midterm review in order to define strategies and actions to influence this global process, as well as the Education 2030 agenda.
ICAE Secretary General, Katarina Popovic’, participated in the meeting presenting the global frameworks of Adult and Youth Education policies: Education 2030 and the CONFINTEA VI review processes. ICAE executive committee members Nélida Céspedes and Carmen Campero (Vice-President for Latin America) played key roles organizing and moderating the encounter.
A Call for Action for Adult and Youth Education from Latin America and the Caribbean was prepared from the conclusions of the meeting, that counted with the participation of many ICAE members, in order to be presented in the upcoming CONFINTEA VI Mid-Term review that is going to be held in October 25–27.