Education and migration: Key lessons from the 2019 Global Education Monitoring Report

Hosted by UNESCO in the shades of the Intergovernmental Conference to Adopt the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration this event will bring together heads of UN agencies, ministers of education and international experts to discuss how education underpins each of the compact’s objectives, and education’s role in making societies more resilient to migrant flows.

- Manos Antoninis, Director, Global Education Monitoring Report
- Donal Cronin, Director Multilateral Unit, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Ireland
- Stefania Giannini, Assistant Director-General for Education, UNESCO
- Deirdre Kent, Director General of International Assistance Policy, Global Affairs Canada
- Demetrios G. Papademetriou, co-founder of Migration Policy Institute
- Cécile Riallant, Senior Migration and Development Specialist, International Organization for Migration
- Dennis Sinyolo, Senior Coordinator, Education International


Type of Event Special Event
Start 09.12.2018 10:30 local time
End 09.12.2018 12:30 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Linkins, Kate
Organizer ED/GEM
Country Morocco
City Morocco
Venue Palmeraie Golf Palace
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants 150
Official Website
Link 1 Programme
Link 2 2019 GEM Report webpage
Link 3 2019 GEM Online Report
Link 4 Intergovernmental Conference on the Global Compact for Migration