• Short Summary

    EDUCATION EXPERTS OF 12 ASIAN COUNTRIES AND REPRESENTATIVES OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATIONS ATTENDED A EIGHT-NATION CONFERENCE IN SAIGON ON ADULT EDUCATION, SPONSORED BY UNESCO, BETWEEN APRIL 16 AND 24.

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    EDUCATION EXPERTS OF 12 ASIAN COUNTRIES AND REPRESENTATIVES OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATIONS ATTENDED A EIGHT-NATION CONFERENCE IN SAIGON ON ADULT EDUCATION, SPONSORED BY UNESCO, BETWEEN APRIL 16 AND 24.

    THE CONFERENCE WAS PRESIDED OVER BY PRESIDENT NGO DINH DIEM. THE COUNTRIES TAKING PART WERE SOUTH VIETNAM, NEW ZEALAND, AUSTRALIA, JAPAN, TAIWAN, INDIA, BURMA, THAILAND, MALAYA, SINGAPORE, THE PHILIPPINES AND LAOS.

    U.N. SPECIALISED AGENCIES WHICH SENT DELEGATES INCLUDED W.H.O., U.N.E.S.C.O., I.L.O., AND E.C.A.F.E. A NUMBER OF PRIVATE ORGANISATIONS LIKE WORLD UNION OF CATHOLIC WOMEN'S ORGANISATION AND CATHOLIC UNION FOR SOCIAL SERVICE (C.I.U.S.S.) HAD ALSO REPRESENTATIVES AT THE CONFERENCE WHICH WAS TO STUDY THE ROLE OF ADULT EDUCATION IN THE ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT OF ASIAN COUNTRIES, WITH SPECIAL EMPHASIS ON EDUCATIONAL METHODS APPLICABLE TO URBAN AND RURAL AREAS.

    PRESIDENT DIEM ADDRESSED THE DELEGATES DURING THE OPENING SESSION.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8XAWAUOPAKAA175M4NBROLB23
    Media URN:
    VLVA8XAWAUOPAKAA175M4NBROLB23
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/04/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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