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EventThe Third Meeting of UNESCO Education Sector Category 2 Centers
Duration

​2 Days 06-07 Mar 2013

General Objective

​• To identify opportunities for collaborative projects among Category I Institutes, UNESCO Regional Bureau and Category II Centres.

• To evaluate and discuss ways of improving the effectiveness of the Category II Centres network.

• To identify ways of enhancing the impact and visibility of Education Category II Centres.

• To provide an updates of recent UNESCO Executive Board decisions and Internal Oversight Services (IOS) evaluations on Category II Centres.

Expected Educational Outcomes

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Content

​Day 1

Opening Session 

Session 1 :
Report on a Network of Education Sector UNESCO Category 2 Centres (May 2011- March 2013 Focal Point APCEIU).

Presentation on Education Strategy (ED priorities in 37 C/5 and C/4; Education First; etc.) – David Atchoarena, Director of the Division for Teacher Development and Higher Education, UNESCO Headquarters.

Update of recent Executive Board decisions and IOS review of Category 2 Centres (Joyce Poan, Section for Institutes and External Relations, UNESCO Education Sector at Headquarters) 

Session 2 : 
Presentations of Flagship activities by the Centres
1) RCEP
 2) CIEFFA
 3) GCYDCA

Session 3 : 
Continuation of Centres’ presentations (15 minutes each)
1) APCEIU
2) INRULED
3) SEA-CLLSD
4) RCECCE

Session 4 : 
Presentation by Directors/Representatives of UNESCO Regional Bureau/Cluster Office/Category 1 Institutes on potential areas for joint programming and collaboration, followed by Q&A session

(Khalil Mahshi, Director of the UNESCO International Institute for Educational Planning – IIEP; Clementina Acedo-Machado, Director of the UNESCO International Bureau of Education – IBE

Nilse Ryman, UNESCO Beirut Regional Bureau for Education in the Arab States; Faryal Khan, UNESCO Office in Doha)

Day2
Session 1: 
Continuation of discussions on possible areas of collaboration and efforts to strengthen the effectiveness and visibility of the Cat 2 Centres’ network

Session 2: 
Report of Rapporteur and Closing session

Target Group

​ UNESCO Education Sector Category 2 Centers,  UNESCO, IIEP, IBE