HLPF: Protecting Education from Attack

12 Jul 2019
  • Where: Delegates Lounge
  • When: 12. Jul 2019, 08:00 - 10:00
  • What: Side-Event
Protect Education

Friday 12 July at 8 - 10 AM in Delegates Lounge, UNHQ.

At the margins of the 2019 High Level Political Forum (HLPF ) Argentina, Nigeria, Norway, the State of Qatar, Spain and UNESCO wish to invite you to the special side event:

Protecting Education from Attack and the 2030 Sustainable
Development Agenda

With at least 63 million of the world’s out of school children and youth living in conflict affected areas, the need to protect education in war and insecurity has never been more urgent

The High Level Breakfast side event will focus specifically on the importance of monitoring the number of attacks on students, personnel and institutions as a measure of progress toward the goal of ensuring inclusive and equitable quality education and lifelong learning opportunities for all.

The purpose of the meeting is two fold i participants will consider how data collected for indicator 4 a 3 can be strengthened, and ( how better data can further progress toward achieving SDG 4 Ultimately, it is expected that the discussions will encourage and inform action among governments and partners to strengthen data collection and use and in so doing, to better protect education

For the successful organisation of the event, we kindly ask you to confirm your participation by rsvp no later than July 9 2019.

#ProtectEducation  //  #Education2030

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