November update: Registrations received for CONFINTEA VI
As of 13 November, 155 of 193 UNESCO Member States had confirmed that they will be taking part in CONFINTEA VI. A fair proportion of the delegations from Member States will be headed by their respective Ministers of Education, 88 of whom have confirmed their attendance to date.
With a response rate of 93% and 42 Ministers in attendance, the Member States in the Africa region currently lead the field in terms of the number of confirmations received. An increase in the number of registrations worldwide, including representatives from UN agencies and NGOs, is predicted for November.