The VENRO Congress from 27 to 29 May 2020 is the civil society pre-conference to the UNESCO World Conference, which will take place in Berlin from 2 to 4 June 2020 at the invitation of the German Federal Government. The UNESCO Conference gives the go-ahead for the new programme “Education for Sustainable Development: Towards achieving the SDGs” (ESD for 2030), which will set the course for the next 10 years of Education for Sustainable Development.
Against this background, the role of civil society, future core issues of Education for Sustainable Development, and civil society perspectives on structures and political framework conditions will be discussed at the conference. By drafting and adopting a joint declaration, civil society‘s desires for the new UNESCO programme “ESD for 2030” will be set.
Further information can be found on the VENRO-website.