ERIC Number: ED023007
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1964
Report of the Meeting of Consultants on Workers' Education (Geneva, 7-18 December 1964).
International Labour Office, Geneva (Switzerland). International Vocational Training Information and Research Centre.
This 1964 meeting of consultants on labor education focused on the following: (1) a review of International Labour Office (ILO) activities, especially advisory assistance to developing nations, (2) the use of audiovisual aids and other educational materials, (3) measures to encourage young trade unionists to take a more active part in the work of their unions, and methods of training them for this work, particularly in countries where trade unions are in the process of development. Basic ILO principles and terms of reference, seminars and special projects, miscellaneous program suggestions (teaching about the ILO, educational leaves, rural education, research, cooperation with UNESCO), the use of manuals and of the bulletin "Labour Education," free circulation of teaching materials, and possible ILO action in behalf of young workers, were among the topics discussed. The consultants included trade union officers responsible for labor education, and representatives of national and international programs. (ly)
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Authoring Institution: International Labour Office, Geneva (Switzerland). International Vocational Training Information and Research Centre.