2008 East Asia Forum for Adult Education

Message from Honorary President

EAFAE was founded with a mission to build a strong globalised network which
contributed to the learning society. In a learning society, every person is important and
is able to learn what he or she needs to know and to perform in any place at any time
and that his/her learning development is supported by society.
Today,EAFAE has becomean international network of adult educators and
professionalswho are passionate about lifelong learning and subscribe to the vision
and missions of EAFAE.
2008 EAEAE General Assembly will be an important milestone in the making of an
active learning society.
I look forward to meeting you in Guangzhou and Macau.


Kim Shin-il

Former Deputy Prime Minister of Korea



Guang Dong Provincial Association of Vocational Education