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Rationale of the law

The act supports the further development of the democratic and cultural state of Japan and will contribute to peace and human welfare. To realize these ideals, it is important to cultivate people who long for truth and justice, honour the public spirit, and are rich in...

Rationale of the strategy

The concept of learning in the life course is committed to the comprehensive objective of promoting education as Germany’s most important resource for economic success and personal advancement. The document provides a summary and explanations of measures followed by the...

Definition of lifelong learning

Lifelong learning consists of all formal, non-formal and informal learning in various learning venues from early childhood to retirement. Learning itself is understood as constructive processing and the transformation of information and experiences to knowledge,...

Rationale of the plan

The Lifelong Education Act of the Republic of Korea requires the Ministry of Education to develop a comprehensive lifelong education promotion plan every five years at the national level. The national plan aims to set up mid- and long-term policy objectives and a basic...

Rationale of the law

The purpose of the Lifelong Education Act is to outline the responsibilities of the state and local governments with regard to the promotion of lifelong education as prescribed in the constitution of the Republic of Korea and the Framework Act on Education. The act also...

Rationale of the strategy

The Education Sectoral Programme is based on the Vision of Mexico 2030 and the National Development Plan. The development process included a consultation phase with relevant stakeholders in the sector. Generally, the programme’s objectives are directed towards the...

Rationale of the strategy

The Ministry of Education has a social responsibility for promoting education, culture and the well-being of the Finnish population. The Ministry’s Strategy 2015 takes a long-term view of the means by which the ministry’s vision, operational idea and values can be...

Rationale of the policy

China is at a key stage for reform and development, as progress is being made in economic, political, cultural and social development as well as in promoting ecological civilization. However, China is also experiencing pressure from its vast population, limited natural...

With a total population of around 56,000 (2016), the Federation of Saint Christopher and Nevis – more commonly known as the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis (SKN) – is the smallest of all the Caribbean states. The capital, Basseterre, on the larger island of Saint Kitts, is considered the...