11th Meeting of the Working Group on Education for All

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The Eleventh Meeting of the Working Group on Education for All (EFA) will review EFA progress since the 1990 World Conference on Education (Jomtien, Thailand) and prepare for the Tenth Meeting of the High Level Group on EFA, which will take place from 22 to 24 March 2011 (also in in Jomtien, Thailand).

The Working Group will focus on five selected topics:

- reviewing progress made since 1990
- improving the quality of education
- making the case for education
- violent conflict and education
- financing education

The meeting’s discussions will be informed by findings of the forthcoming 2011 EFA Global Monitoring Report “Education and Violent Conflict”, regional reports on EFA progress since Jomtien and other relevant publications and papers.

The meeting will bring together more than 100 participants representing governments, bilateral and multilateral organizations, civil society, the private sector, parliaments and research institutions


Type of Event Category 6-Expert Committee
Start 02.02.2011 09:00 local time
End 03.02.2011 18:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Yasunaga, Mari
Organizer UNESCO, Education Sector
Contact Mari Yasunaga, m.yasunaga@unesco.org
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters
Street 7 place de Fontenoy
Room Room XI
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French, Spanish
Estimated number of participants 200
Official Website Education for All
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