First Forum of NGOs in official partnership with UNESCO on the theme ‘Which Education Goals for Tomorrow’s Citizens of the World: Is quality enough?’

This first Forum of NGOs in official partnership with UNESCO is organized by the NGO-UNESCO Liaison Committee in cooperation with UNESCO Secretariat, and is primarily intended for Non-Governmental Organizations in official partnership with UNESCO, but is also open to other NGOs and institutions, and to representatives of UNESCO Member States.

Provisional programme of the Forum: the morning session will be devoted to a state-of-the-art on education drawn up by representatives of UNESCO and NGOs from different regions of the world. The afternoon session will offer an opportunity to discuss and develop a strategic plan for the post-2015 Education goals.

The conference will be broadcast live over the UNESCO Internet site.

Web sites: http://en.unesco.org/partnerships/non-governmental-organizations and www.ngo-unesco.net/en/.

Contact: Mr Patrick Gallaud, Chairperson of the NGO-UNESCO Liaison Committee (

) or Ms Isabelle Turmaine, Forum leader (

).