UNESCO Centre for Global Education (UNESCOCFORGE), a chapter of U.S., Federation for UNESCO Clubs, Centres and Associations has planned the way forward for sustainable development for educational goals, 2017.
Addressing the 2030 Development Agenda, the UN through its specialised agency, UNESCO said that education was key to achieving the development agenda.
To achieve this, an international education, training and leadership conference is set to hold from April 27 to April 29 at in New York, U.S. on Education
Solutions-Initiative for the Era of SDGs Conference, under the thematic banner of “Education and Training on SDG-4, Character Education and Leadership.
“The conference will include, Exhibition, Education, Development Agenda and Model Education cooperatives.’’
UNESCO is saddled with the responsibility of ensuring that the sustainable development goals are provided with operational tools to aid implementation success.
Those that should attend the conference include, heads of educational establishments, School owners, Lectures, head teachers, teachers, parents, education policy advocates, directors, education agencies and organisation.
Others are mission schools, students, NGO and civil societies, government department, agencies and ministries of education. ##