9th Annual International Conference on Inclusive Education and Project Based Learning for Peace and Development - 15 December, 2022, United Nations

One of the conferences that are going to be held is the Annual International Conference on Inclusive Education and Project Based Learning for Sustainable Development Goals and Peace will take place on 15 December 2022 between 13:30 PM and 18:00 PM The conference is organized as part of the Geneva Forum at the United Nations Office at Geneva between 12-16 December 2022.

01 November 2022

Several public or associative organizations, main national actors, federations, and specific operators that are active in the domain of education meet annually at this conference that provides a space for them to exchange practices, solutions, ideas, and needs.

Topics on the agenda this year include Sustainable Development of Education, Education as a Social Agent (poverty reduction, peace maker), Policies on Education and Instruction of Quality, New Types of Instructions, Education and Instruction: a tool for Development and Science, and many more.

Presentation topics include the following:

  • The Role of Civil Society Partnerships in Transforming Timor-Leste’s Education Sector: A Case Study of NGO BETTER 

Speaker: Mr Maxim Mancıno, Building East Timor Through Education & Resources (BETTER), Australia, https://bettertimor.org/

  • Social representations of specialized teachers on the schooling of children with disabilities in Burundi 

Speaker: Mr Révérien Nsımırımana, Université de Bordeaux, Burundi, www.u-bordeaux.fr

  • Terre de mémoires: The projet to form, transmit and sensitize inhumanities through the arts to reconcile humans

Speaker: Mrs Anouk Bertaux, Organisation Terre de Mémoire, France, https://terredememoires.com/

  • Project-Based Learning for Global Climate Justice

Speakers: Taylor Hausburg and Zachary Herrmann, University of Pennsylvania, United States, www.gse.upenn.edu/academics/center-professional-learning

Presentations, debates and the Q&A session will be held in English and French; simultaneous translation in both languages is available. You may download the 5-day program of the Geneva Forum here. For registration, please click here.