International Community Education Association (ICEA)
Association internationale d'éducateurs de communauté
Asociación Internacional de Educación de la Comunidad
Associação Internacional de Educação Comunitaria
1974. Initially based in the USA, then rotated through the regions until 1986, when permanently based in the UK. Reorganized 30 Jun 2000, when International Office closed and functions decentralized and divided among several institutions.
Promote community education as the process enabling communities worldwide to control their own development and enrichment through lifelong learning; energize people and utilize public, private and voluntary resources to build and enhance communities through identifying and meeting community needs; empower people to make community decisions and to take community action; develop processes to identify needs of local communities and assist in solving problems; mobilize and unite a worldwide network of local NGOs and their voluntary and professional workers so as to work closely with grass-roots communities and act immediately, flexibly and effectively in solving problems, whether global or local; encourage individuals and groups to participate in planning and implementation of programmes and services; support minority groups and others with special needs; encourage understanding and appreciation of diverse cultures.
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General Assembly (every 2 years at World Conference). International Executive Committee (meets annually), consisting of: President; Vice-President; Immediate Past President; Regional Directors (elected by members in each region). Regional Offices (6), each with its own structure and leadership: Asia; Europe and the Mediterranean Lands; Africa; North America; Latin America; Pacific.
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