ERIC Number: ED348253
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
The Major Project in the Field of Education in the Latin American and Caribbean Region. OREALC Bulletin 19.
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Santiago (Chile). Regional Office for Education in Latin America and the Caribbean.
The Major Project in the Field of Education in Latin America and the Caribbean has been undertaken by the governments of the countries of this region to foster educational development and to meet unsatisfied basic educational needs such that the individual efforts of each country may benefit from regional international cooperation. This bulletin, highlights activities concerning the Major Project and development in education in the region. The articles included are: "Third Meeting of the Regional Committee of the Major Project in the Field of Education in Latin America and the Caribbean PROMEDLAC III"; "National Adult Literacy Action in Latin America: A Critical Review" (Rosa Maria Torres); "Educational Financing in Budgetary Austerity Period" (UNESCO. Division of Educational Policies and Planning); "World Conference on Education for All: Accomplishment of the Learning Basic Needs"; and "Patterns in Caribbean Science-related Cultural Beliefs which may Affect Learning in School Science" (June George and Joyce Glasgow). (DB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Developing Nations, Educational Development, Educational Policy, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Foreign Culture, International Cooperation, International Educational Exchange, International Programs, Literacy Education, Science Education
UNESCO Regional Office for Education in Latin America and the Caribbean (OREALC) Enrique Delpiano 2058 (Plaza P. de Valdivia), Casilla 3187, Santiago, Chile.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Santiago (Chile). Regional Office for Education in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Identifiers: Caribbean; Latin America; UNESCO