Pan-African High-level Conference on Education

UNESCO and the Government of Kenya are convening a Pan-African High-level Conference on Education (PACE 2018) in Nairobi from 25-27 April 2018, in collaboration with the African Union as well as other key partners including ADEA  and the SDG4 co-conveners (ILO, UNDP, UNFPA, UNICEF, UNHCR, UN Women and the World Bank).

Building on previous consultations in the Africa Sub- Saharan and Arab States regions and other relevant regional meetings, which endorsed the call for action on SDG-4-Education 2030, PACE 2018 aims at strengthening the partnerships in education and as such accelerate the implementation of SDG4 and Continental Education Strategy for Africa (CESA 2016-2025)(link is external) at country level, focusing on the following objectives:

  1. Take stock of the progress made in aligning national plans policies and systems, including management and monitoring mechanisms with SDG4-Education 2030 and CESA 16-25 targets and commitments to inform further priority actions at country, regional or continental levels.

Source: Pan-African High-level Conference on Education

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