VN Forum Day 3

Day 3- Wednesday 8 December      


Morning plenary session “Inter-sectoral Approaches to Lifelong Learning”
Chair: Dr. Arne Carlsen, Danish School of Education, Aarhus University


Presentation 1: Ho Chi Minh and Lifelong Learning

Assoc. Professor Dr. Pham Hong Chuong, General Director, Institute of Ho Chi Minh and Party’s Leaders, Ho Chi Minh Academy of Politics and Public Administration




Presentation 2: Policy of Enlarging Higher Education Participation in China: Perspective of Lifelong Learning

Professor Zhou Mansheng, China National Centre for Education Development Research, Ministry of Education, China.



Presentation 3: Community Learning Centres as Channels for Quality Lifelong Learning

Mr Abdul Hakeem, Coordinator, APPEAL, UNESCO Bangkok



Presentation 4: Community Learning Centres as an essential instrument for Building a Learning Society at the grassroots level.

Dr. Thai Xuan Dao, Vietnam National Institute of Educational Science, Vietnam



Presentation 5: Cultural and Natural Heritage as Resources for Lifelong Learning in Viet Nam (in Vietnamese)

Assoc. Professor Dr. Nguyen Van Huy, Founder and Former Director of Viet Nam Museum of Ethnology, Director of Centre for Research and Preservation of Vietnamese Heritage, and Ms. Pham Kim Ngan (MSc.)



Presentation 6: The Role of Science and Technology in Promoting Lifelong Learning: the Case of Vietnam

Professor Ta Ba Hung, Director, National Agency for Science and Technology Information, Ministry of Science and Technology, Vietnam



Presentation 7: Vietnamese Public Library: an Out-of-School Educational Institution

Ms. Nguyen Thi Thanh Mai, Head of Libraries Department ? Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism



Presentation by the General Rapporteur (Professor Dr. Nguyen Loc) on key messages from the Forum to be sent to the Vietnam National Steering Committee on Building a Learning Society and the 3rd ASEM Education Ministers Meeting in May 2011 in Copenhagen.


Closing Remarks
Madam Katherine Müller-Marin, Head of Office and Representative, UNESCO Hanoi



Closing Remarks

Vice Minister, Dr Nguyen Vinh Hien.