Canadian Expertise at the Heart of UNESCO Week for Peace and Sustainable Development: 
The Role of Education

UNESCO and the Canadian Commission for UNESCO (CCUNESCO) are jointly organizing the UNESCO week for Peace and Sustainable Development: The Role of Education which is taking place in Ottawa, from March 6-10, 2017. This week will bring together, under one banner, two distinct events:

400 education experts and practitioners, policy-makers and young leaders from all around the world will:

Thanks to CCUNESCO’s valuable partners, the event will showcase Canadian innovation and leadership in the field of Education. 



As the leading UN agency mandated on education, UNESCO aims to ensure that all learners acquire the knowledge, skills, and values needed to promote a sustainable and peaceful society.