Asia-Pacific Regional Joint Statement
On the occasion of Global Action Week, a Asia-Pacific Regional Joint Statement (annexure1) signed by the Regional Heads of the organizing agencies, Mr Gwang-Jo Kim, Director UNESCO Bangkok, Ms Junko Miyahara, Coordinator ARNEC, Mr Daniele Toole, Regional Director UNICEF(EAPRO), Mr Jose Roberto Guevara, President ASPBAE and Mr Greg Duly, Southeast/East Asia Regional Director Save the Children was prepared and circulated among government and non-government partners, schools and other educational institutions, and media contacts, for wide dissemination. It was also uploaded on organizing agencies websites. UNESCO Bangkok shared the joint statement with the National Commissions in the region, National EFA partners, EFA-Thematic Working Group (TWG), National EFA coordinators, UNESCO field offices. The statement was also uploaded on UNESCO Bangkok’s website, Facebook, Twitter and with other members of the EFA newsletter.