Powering Sustainable Development with Access to Information

Programme

Thu, 28 Sep
10:00 to 10:30

Opening Ceremony

  • Ms. Irina Bokova
    Director-General UNESCO 
  • Ms. Albana Shala
    Chair of UNESCO's International Programme for Development of Communication
  • Mr. Lionel Veer
    Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to UNESCO
  • Ms. Irena Vaisvilaite  
    Ambassador of the Republic of Lithuania to UNESCO
10:30 to 13:00

Morning Session: Access to Information & UN Sustainable Development Goals

10.30 - 10.50: Talk 1 - SDG 1 End Poverty

10.50 - 11.10: Talk 2 - SDG 4 Quality Education

11:10 - 11.30: Talk 3 - SDG 7 Clean & Affordable Energy

11.30 - 11.50: Talk 4 - SDG 5 Gender Equality

11.50 - 12.15: Talk 5 - SDG 10 Reduced Inequalities

15:00 to 16:45

Afternoon Session: Access to Information & Governance

15.00 - 15.20: Talk 6 - Access to Information

15.20 - 15.40: Talk 7 - Access to Information

15.40 - 16.00: Talk 8 - Access to Information

16.00 - 16.20: Talk 9 -  Access to Information 

16.20 - 16.45: Talk 10 - SDG 17 Partnership for the Goals

16:45 to 17:15

Closing Ceremony

  • Mr. Pekka Puustinen
    Ambassador of Finland to UNESCO
  • Ms. Chafica Haddad
    Chair of UNESCO’s Information For All Programme
  • Mr. Frank La Rue
    Assistant Director-General of UNESCO’s Communication and Information Sector