Strengthening the Role of African RCEs to Deliver the SDGs


  • DATE / TIME:
    2016•08•26    10:00 - 12:00

    On 26 August 2016, the UNU-IAS/Global RCE Service Centre will organize a side event in Nairobi, Kenya, prior to the Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI).

    The event, Strengthening the Role of African Regional Centres of Expertise to Deliver the Sustainable Development Goals, will be jointly organized by the National Environment Management Authority (NEMA), RCE Greater Nairobi, and the African Regional Centres of Expertise Network. It will explore ways of strengthening African Regional Centres of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development (RCEs) as multistakeholder partnerships for scaling up innovation, resources, and action to deliver the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in local and regional contexts. The event will highlight and promote the role of education for sustainable development (ESD) in achieving the SDGs at local and regional levels, as well as showcase the work of the Global RCE Network on ESD.

    For more information, please visit the Global RCE Network website.

    This event is free and open to the public, but advanced registration (by 15 Aug.) is required. Please see the event announcement on the UNU-IAS website to access the online registration page.