ASEM Lifelong Learning Conference
Increasing Opportunities and Removing Obstacles for Lifelong Learning
29-30 October 2009, Nha Trang City, Vietnam

Speeches and Presentations

Audio recordings


29 OctDr. Nguyen Thi Nghia, Deputy Minister of Education and Training, VietnamOpening statement
Mr. Dam Huu Dac, Deputy Minister of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs, VietnamOpening remarks
Dr. Arne Carlsen, Chairman of the ASEM LLL Hub, on behalf of Mr. Bertel Haarder,  Minister of Education, DenmarkOpening remarks
Dr. Arne Carlsen, Chairman of the ASEM LLL HubASEM Cooperation in Lifelong Learning
Ambassador Nguyen Quoc Khanh, Asia-Europe FoundationOpening remarks
PDF Presentations
Dr. Arne Carlsen, Chairman of the ASEM LLL HubLifelong Learning: Defining issues, Initiatives and their Impacts on Socio-economic Development of a countryfileadmin/
Mr. Nguyen Cong Hinh, Acting Director General, Continuing Education Department, MOET, VietnamVietnam’s perspective on Lifelong Learningfileadmin/
Prof. Peter Jarvis, University of Surrey, UKPsychological, Socio-cultural, Economic, Geopolitical and Legislative Contexts that hinder the development of LLL in the two regions
Dr. Patrick Werquin, CERI, OECDQualification systems to promote LLL, Recognition of Non-formal and Informal Learning
Ms. Anouk van Neck, Delegation of the European Commission to VietnamBilateral, Regional and Inter-regional Cooperation in LLL – EU Perspective
Prof. Supachai Yavaprabhas, SEAMEOBilateral, Regional and Inter-regional Cooperation in LLL – ASEAN Perspectivefileadmin/
30 OctMr. Morten PristedFinancing LLL in Denmark
Dr. Rui WangResearch and Policy Development in LLL in China
Prof. S.Y. ShahLifelong Learning and Virtual University in India
Prof. Pham Do Nhat TienObstacles to LLL in Vietnam and some suggested Solutions
Mr. In Joo ParkImplementation of LLL Strategies in Korea
Prof. Pham Minh Viet
Lifelong Learning and the Open University system in Vietnam
Dr. Thapanee ThammetareLearning and Workplace Learning in Thailand
Dr. Hurip Danu IsmadiIssues and Challenges of Non-formal Education in Indonesia