Published the Issue 1 (2020) of the UNESCO Chair Journal "Lifelong Professional Education of the XXI Century"


Respected educational community!
On October 25, 2016, the UNESCO Chair «Lifelong professional education in the XXI century» was established in accordance with the Agreement between UNESCO and the National Academy of Educational Sciences of Ukraine at the Institute of Pedagogical and Adult Education of the National Academy of Educational Sciences of Ukraine. Strategic purpose of the Chair is a provision of research-integrated system, professional trainings that promote a cooperation between the Academy scientists and research educational establishments of foreign countries.

Nowadays modern pedagogical science requires conceptual judgement of innovative ideas in the context of globalized and euro integrated processes in Ukrainian and world scientific-educational environment. Respectively there is a necessity in publishing of all implementations of innovative achievements in education and pedagogical science to enhance cooperation between scientists and the teachers of Ukraine and foreign countries, to enrich a modern pedagogical theory with methodological ideas of scientific-educational development, and educational practice with innovative methodical guidance of effective pedagogy.

In this context, it is of significant importance the edition of «UNESCO Chair Journal «Lifelong professional education in the XXI century» that it is a crucial move in building up professional relationship between scientific and educational communities. Issues performed in the journal represent a unique mission of the UNESCO Chair in carrying out the analysis of the theory and practice of lifelong learning, implementation of national strategies for development of education throughout life, highlighting modern trends in education development and feasibility of its perspectives.

We hope that this edition will become an open innovative educational platform for scientific cooperation in pursuing new models of continuous education development in Ukraine, generating scientific ideas and exchanging international experience between Ukrainian and foreign scientists and teachers.


Doctor of Sciences in Philosophy, Professor, Full Member (academic) of NAES and NAS of Ukraine, President of National Academy of Educational Sciences of Ukraine, Member of Ukrainian National Commission for UNESCO.