ERIC Number: ED231723
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Action Programmes for the Qualitative Improvements of Population Education. Report of a Regional Consultative Seminar (Bangkok, Thailand, October 11-18, 1982).
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Regional Office for Education in Asia and the Pacific.
Twenty-seven participants from Asian countries shared their country's experiences in population education. There are four major chapters to the report. Chapter one reviews developments, trends, and problems in population education. Examined in the second chapter are the needs, requirements, and action programs for the qualitative improvement of population education at the national and regional levels. Regional cooperation in population education is the focus of chapter three. A summary of recommendations is provided in the fourth chapter. Annexes contain a list of participants, the texts of several addresses, and a chart outlining the accomplishments of the national population education programs in the areas of curriculum development, personnel training, research and evaluation, and documentation and information exchange. (RM)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Comparative Education, Curriculum Development, Educational Improvement, Educational Needs, Educational Practices, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Information Services, Population Education, Professional Training, Program Descriptions, Program Evaluation, Regional Cooperation
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Regional Office for Education in Asia and the Pacific.
Note: Prepared by the Population Education Programme Service.