Building peace in the minds of men and women

High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

UNESCO side events

Monday 9 July

  • 1:15-2:45pm (UNICEF House) - Ensuring a world ready to learn: Accelerating access to quality early childhood education
  • 1:15-2:45pm (Permanent Observer Mission of the African Union) - Data to Drive Effective Policies for SDG 4
  • 3:00-6:00pm (Conference Room 4) - HLPF SDG 4 Thematic review (technical level)

Wednesday 10 July

  • 1:15-2:45pm (Conference Room 12) - Protecting Youth and the Right to Education to ‘leave no one behind’: SDGs 4,8,10, 16, and 17
  • 1:15-2:45pm (Conference Room 5) - Reducing inequalities: a look at persons with disabilities
  • 3:00-6:00pm (ECOSOC) - Higher Education Sustainability Initiative
  • 6:00pm (UN Visitors Lobby) - Reception to launch the Exhibition: Education Transforms Lives
  • 6:30-8:30pm (Belgium Mission) - Education for democracy – a cornerstone for sustainable societies “What did we learn from the Global Education Meeting 2018?”

Friday 12 July

  • 8:00-10:00am (Delegates Dining Room) - Breakfast on Protecting education from attack in the 2030 agenda
  • 2:30-4:30pm (Church House) - Launch of the publication “SDG 4 Target 5: Gender parity, equality and inclusion in education”

Monday 15 July

  • 8:00-9:30am (Delegates Dining Room) - Breakfast on “Future of Education for Sustainable Development”
  • 3:00-6:00pm (Conference Room 3) - World Youth Skills Day 2019 celebration under the theme “Learning to Learn for Life and Work”
  • 2.30pm (1B Neck area) - Launch of the exhibition “Inspiring youth and improving perception for skills” on the occasion of the World Youth Skills Day
  • 5:00–6:30pm (The Japan Society) - Moving and learning: rethinking education and skills for global migration
  • 6:15-7:30pm (Trusteeship Council Chamber) - High-Level event on “Relevant equitable and inclusive quality education for the 21st century”

Tuesday 16 July

  • 12:30-2:30pm (UNICEF House) - Making evaluation work for SDG 4 Target 5: Equality and inclusion in education
  • 1:15-2:45pm (ROK Mission) - The Role of Transformative Education in Dealing with the Challenges of Our Times

Thursday 18 July

  • 6:00-8:00pm (Ex-press Bar) - Annual Celebration for an International Day Of Education For Global Citizenship