“We must do far more to advance Sustainable Development Goal no 4, to ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.” – UN Secretary-General António Guterres
The proclamation of this International Day of Education by the United Nations aims to celebrate the role of education for peace and development and to recall that “education is a human right, a public good and a public responsibility. »
The theme is “Revitalizing and re-energizing education for the COVID-19 generation”. Activities for this day are planned for Monday, January 25 in collaboration with the UNESCO Liaison Office, UN Headquarters, the Global Partnership for Education and the Center for Interdisciplinary Studies (CRI).