Prize Awarding Ceremony of the UNESCO-Hamdan bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Prize for Outstanding Practice and Performance in Enhancing the Effectiveness of Teachers

This will be the first ever Prize Awarding Ceremony of the UNESCO-Hamdan bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Prize for Outstanding Practice and Performance in Enhancing the Effectiveness of Teachers, which is awarded on a biennial basis to three candidates.
The UNESCO-Hamdan bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Prize for Outstanding Practice and Performance in Enhancing the Effectiveness of Teachers is aimed at improving educational practices around the world, with priority given to developing country contexts, as well as to marginalized and disadvantaged communities from the wider global context.

The Prize rewards candidates that have made an outstanding contribution, through their teacher-related activities, to enhancing the quality of teaching and learning. It intends to attract high-level international education experts to judge the applications for participation and nomination in accordance with the criteria and principles adopted in the statutes on the basis of credibility, fairness and impartiality.

The Prize shall be awarded on a biennial basis to three candidates for each two-year cycle, for an initial period of six years. The first Prize Awarding Ceremony will take place in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on 27 April 2010.


Details

Type of Event Prize-giving ceremony
Start 27.04.2010 06:00 local time
End 27.04.2010 21:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Adubra, Edem
Organizer Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for Distinguished Academic Performance
Contact Mr. Edem Adubra, ED/HED/TED, Tel: 01 45 68 15 58, Email: e.adubra@unesco.org
Country United Arab Emirates
City Dubai
Venue Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Language of Event English, Arabic
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Official Website UNESCO-Hamdan bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Prize
Link 1 UNESCO Section for Teacher Education
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