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Implementing the Paris OER Declaration - Inception Meeting

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The "Implementing the Paris OER Declaration" project, with the financial support of the Hewlett Foundation, aims to assist Member States in developing national-level OER Policies, and implementing the UNESCO ICT Competency Framework for Teachers (ICT CFT) by harnessing Open Educational Resources (OER). The Inception Meeting, the first activity of the "Implementing the Paris OER Declaration" project, will aim to review the Project objectives and align them on education goals and policy objectives of each partner country, and to collectively construct viable implementation project work plans for 2013-2014. Senior officials from Ministries of Education, field offices colleagues, OER experts and development organizations working in OER will be participating.


Type of Event Consultative Meeting
Start 26.03.2013 08:00 local time
End 27.03.2013 16:30 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Varoglu, Zeynep
Organizer UNESCO, Knowledge Societies Division
Contact Zeynep Varoglu ( and Abel Caine (
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters
Street 1, rue Miollis
Room Room XIV
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English
Estimated number of participants 40
Official Website
Link 1 UNESCO ICT Competency Framework for Teachers
Link 2 Open Educational Resources
Link 3 Paris OER Declaration
Link 4


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