Transforming Education Summit (Solutions Day) – All sessions in Conference Room 7

10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.:
Starving children = a failing education system
Why school feeding is so important for transforming education
Course of action 1
Organized by Plan International Canada, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, United Arab Emirates (TBC) and WFP

11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.:
Rewiring and transforming education through intersectoral action
Action track 2
Organized by the Education Commission, United Arab Emirates, Zambia, UNEP, Dubai Cares and the United Nations Foundation

1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.:
Transforming commitments into real solutions for disability
Inclusive education
Course of action 1
Organized by International Disability Alliance, Sierra Leone, South Africa, UNICEF, Intl. Disability and Development Consortium, GLAD, Global Campaign for Ed-US, Sightsavers, CBM, L. Cheshire, Light for the World, Humanity & Inclusion, ANCEFA/FOAPH and Perkins School for the Blind

2:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.:
No session

4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.:
Transforming education to transform lives
Issues, challenges and perspectives for French-speaking education systems
Action track 2
Organized by Conference of Ministers of Education of French-speaking States and Governments (CONFEMEN), Morocco, UNESCO-IBE and IFEF/OIF (French-speaking Institute for Education and Training)

The Transforming Education Summit is organized in response to a global education crisis – a crisis of equity and inclusion, quality and relevance. Often slow and invisible, this crisis is having a devastating impact on the future of children and young people around the world. The Summit offers a unique opportunity to elevate education to the top of the global political agenda and mobilize action, ambition, solidarity and solutions to recover pandemic-related learning losses and sow the seeds seeds for transforming education in a rapidly changing world.

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