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International Seminar - Getting climate-ready: ASPnet schools’ response to climate change

When, local time: 
Monday, 7 December 2015 - 9:00am to Tuesday, 8 December 2015 - 6:00pm
France, Paris
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop

On the occasion of its 70th Anniversary, and as a flagship contribution to the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 21) and the implementation of Article 6 of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), UNESCO organizes an International Seminar on Climate Change Education in order to mobilize schools from the UNESCO Associated Schools Project Network (ASPnet) for climate change actions.

The event will present good practice of ASPnet action and provide evidence that education is crucial to address climate change. It will also gather experts and political leaders to support ASPnet schools to scale up their work in climate change and ESD.