Annual Report 2021
Welcome by Daniel Baril
Chair, UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning Governing Board
Welcome by David Atchoarena
Director, UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning
Sustainable Development Goal 4
Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.
2021 in numbers
All children, youth and adults benefit from quality lifelong learning opportunities. Lifelong learning is the organizing principle for education systems worldwide. It enables a holistic, integrated, inter- and cross-sectoral approach to sustainable development.
- Evidence-based lifelong learning policy support
- Capacity development
- Monitoring the implementation of normative instruments
- Advocacy and networking
- Research and foresight
We work with UNESCO Member States, advocacy groups, researchers, non-governmental organizations and regional and global bodies to promote lifelong learning; support better policy, planning and practice in the field; and build capacities for more effective implementation.