Ministerial Breakfast - Scaling up Action on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD)

United Nations Decade of Education for Sustainable Development

One year before the end of the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (DESD, 2005-2014), at a moment when the post-2015 development agenda is being debated, and as the future of ESD are being designed, the Ministerial Breakfast during the 37th session of the General Conference will highlight and discuss ESD as a crucial element of quality education and a key driver of the transition to sustainable development.
The meeting is expected to mobilize support among Member States for the implementation of the Global Action Programme on ESD and for ensuring that ESD is part of the post-2015 agenda.
Participation is by invitation only.


Type of Event Special Event
Start 08.11.2013 07:00 local time
End 08.11.2013 08:30 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Takahashi, Yusuke
Organizer UNESCO and the Japanese Government
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters
Room UNESCO Restaurant
Permanent Delegation Contact
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Official Website
Link 1 2014 ESD World Conference website
Link 2 UNESCO post-2015 contribution
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