International Conference on Education for Sustainable Development
United Nations Decade of Education for Sustainable Development
The conference will bring together international experts in Education for Sustainable Development (ESD), including UNESCO Chairs, representatives of UNESCO Associated Schools and academia to share success stories and lessons learnt of the United Nations Decade of ESD (2005-2014).
Participants will discuss how ESD reinforces quality education and how it helps accelerating action for sustainable development. Another focus will be on plans for the future of ESD after the end of its Decade in 2014.
The conference will serve as a preparatory meeting to the UNESCO World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development in 2014.
|Type of Event||Working group|
|Start||21.05.2013 01:00 local time|
|End||25.05.2013 01:00 local time|
|Date to be fixed||0|
|Focal point||Leicht, Alexander|
|Organizer||Comission of the Russian Federation for UNESCO, Government of Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug – Yugra|
|Permanent Delegation Contact|
|Language of Event||English, Russian|
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|Link 1||ESD website|