ERIC Number: ED351276
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Trends and Strategies of Action in Population Education for 1992-1995. Report of a Regional Consultative Seminar on Population Education (Bangkok, Thailand, May 21-28, 1990).
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Principal Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific.
This five-part report concerns a seminar in which representatives from countries in the Asia Pacific region met to discuss their countries' experiences in population education and to cooperatively develop strategies to meet emerging needs in this area. Chapter 1 is an introduction that provides background information and discusses the inaugural activities of the seminar. Chapter 2 presents summaries of the participating countries' reports. The following countries were represented: Bangladesh, China, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, India, Indonesia, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, and Thailand. Chapter 3 focuses upon developments and trends in population education that have been identified at a country and regional level and puts forth strategies of action designed to meet the arising needs. Chapter 4 lists regional workshops, seminars, meetings, and training activities that have been proposed for the 1992-1995 period. Chapter 5 presents a summary and a list of recommendations. Six annexes also are included: (1) List of participants; (2) Annotated agenda; (3) Achievements vis-a-vis recommendations of 1986 Regional Consultative Seminar (Regional Level); (4) Progress Report of the Regional Programme in Population Education in Asia: 1987-1990; (5) Country and year-wise list of personnel trained in national training programmes, inter-country study visits, attachment, short-and long-term fellowships from January 1987 to May 1990; and (6) List of publications produced by Population Education Programme Service (1984-1990). (DB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
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Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Principal Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific.