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 20.05.2013 23:00 local time
End 24.05.2013 23:00 local time
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Focal point Leicht, Alexander
Organizer Comission of the Russian Federation for UNESCO, Government of Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug – Yugra
Country Russian Federation
City Khanty-Mansiysk
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, Russian
Estimated number of participants
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