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North American Alliance for Popular and Adult Education (NAAPAE) is an alliance of organizations and individuals which are in solidarity with popular struggles around the world and for which education is central to bringing about social change.  We honor and respect all regions and people of North America, recognizing that our differences and diversity are the source of our strength.      ...from the NAAPAE membership brochure

STATE OF NAAPAE IN SEPTEMBER 2003 

The NAAPAE web site will be archived on this site until further notice.  Discussions are underway to revive the organization.  To assist in the process and for further information contact us at the addresses given below.

 

SHORT EDITORIAL ON WHAT IS NAAPAE: NAAPAE is about connecting popular and adult education organizations, networks, and educators within North America and to the global adult learning movements - connecting and sharing information, experience and solidarity to improve the educational work in democratic social movements.  Our aim is to do things together that we can’t do alone.   …Larry Olds

 

 

THE NAAPAE MURALS

 

 

MURAL “TIME FOR ACTION” – CREATED BY THE PARTICPANTS OF THE SIXTH WORLD ASSEMBLY OF ADULT EDUCATION, OCHOS RIOS, JAMAICA AUGUST 9 – 12, 2001 (5 ½ ’ by 18’ on canvas – Facilitator artist Michael Schwartz, Tucson Arts Brigade)  Current location in Jamaica is unknown.

MURAL “THE NATURE OF KNOWLEDGE” CREATED BY WORKSHOP PARTICIPANTS  IN THE NAAPAE/ADEN COLLABORATIVE WORKSHOP ON MURAL MAKING AND POPULAR ENVIRONMENTAL ADULT EDUCATION - UGANDA JAN 2000 (Uganda Catholic Social Training Centre Lunchroom, Kampala, Uganda) 

MURAL FROM THE COMMONFIRE CONFERENCE: COMING TOGETHER ACROSS BORDERS AND ISSUES FOR ECONOMIC, ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIAL JUSTICE, TUCSON, AZ USA, FEB 1999 (5 ½’ X 30’ ON CANVAS on display at OISE/UToronto)

CONTACT US:

In Canada: NAAPAE, c/o Catalyst Centre, 720 Bathurst, Suite 500, Toronto ON, M5S 2R4 email: catalystcentre@web.ca

In USA: NAAPAE, c/o Many Rivers Project, 3322 15th Ave So, Mpls, MN 55407 email: lolds@popednews.org