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 08:00 local time|
|End||08.11.2013 09:30 local time|
|Date to be fixed||0|
|Focal point||Takahashi, Yusuke|
|Organizer||UNESCO and the Japanese Government|
|Permanent Delegation Contact|
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|Link 1||2014 ESD World Conference website|
|Link 2||UNESCO post-2015 contribution|