|The UNESCO conference on ESD (Nagoya, Nov.2014)|
The UNESCO World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) will be co-organized in 2014 by UNESCO and the Government of Japan on the occasion of the end of the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development. It has the following four objectives:
Last details in the Newsletter.
The conference will be structured around 4 plenary sessions, 4 clusters of workshops and 3 sets of side events.
The agenda for ESD beyond 2014 will refer to a "Global Action Programme" in five points:
French and French speaking institutions of Higher education and research are coordinated in order to present results and recommandations during a two-hour side event and participate in different workshops.
Michel RICARD, head of the UNESCO chair, have been commissionned by the "Conférence des Présidents d'Université" (CPU), by the "Conference des Directeurs des Grandes Écoles (CGE) and by the Rector of the "Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie" (AUF) to achieve a joint document.