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Tenth meeting of the UNECE Steering Committee on Education for Sustainable Development

Tenth meeting of the UNECE Steering Committee on Education for Sustainable Development

08 - 09 June 2015
Geneva Switzerland

The Committee is expected to address:

  • Progress achieved and challenges encountered in the third phase of implementation
  • Draft future implementation framework for the UNECE Strategy for Education for Sustainable Development
  • Preparations for the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe High-level Meeting of Education and Environment Ministries in 2016
  • “Ten years of the UNECE Strategy for Education for Sustainable Development” publication, and other issues

Documents

Document Title ENG  FRE RUS
   

Pre-session documents

! The meeting is a paperless event to the extend possible. Participants are encouraged to download the documents in electronic format. Documents for the meeting are made available on this website. !

     
   

Agenda Item 1: Opening of the meeting and adoption of the agenda

     
   

Provisional agenda - (ECE/CEP/AC.13/2015/1)

pdf pdf word
   

Agenda Item 2: Implementation of the UNECE Strategy for Education for Sustainable Development  

     
   

Agenda Item 2(a): Progress achieved and challenges encountered in the third phase of implementation:

     
    Third evaluation report on the implementation of the UNECE Strategy for ESD (presentation by Carolee Buckler on behalf of UNECE) pdf    
    Country presentations:      
    1. Cyprus pdf    
    2. Finland pdf    
    3. Georgia pdf    
    4. Germany
10 years of ESD in Germany

pdf

pdf

   
    5. Netherlands pdf    
    6. Ukraine pdf    
           
   

Agenda Item 2(b): Outcomes of capacity-building activities:

     
    National Workshop on the implementation of ESD Strategy in Kyrgyzstan (Issyk Kul Lake, 30 March to 1 April 2015)     pdf
   

Agenda Item 3: Recent activities to promote education for sustainable development in other international forums: 

     
    Global Action Programme on Education for Sustainable Development (presented by Bernard Combes, UNESCO) pdf    
    Workshop on monitoring and evaluation during the UN Decade of ESD at UNESCO World Conference held in Japan, Nov 2014 (presented by Prof. Daniella Tilbury, University of Gibraltar)

 

pdf    
           
   

Agenda Item 4: Draft future implementation framework - (ECE/CEP/AC.13/2015/4) 

pdf pdf pdf
   

Agenda Item 5: Preparations for the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe High-level Meeting of Education and Environment Ministers in 2016: Progress achieved and challenges encountered in the third phase of implementation:

     
   

Agenda Item 5(a): High -level Segment on Education for Sustainable Development

     
    Preparations for the High-level Segment on Education for Sustainable Development (Information paper 1) pdf    
           
   

Agenda Item 5(b): Draft ministerial statement

     
    (Information paper 2) pdf    
   

Agenda Item 6: "Ten years of the UNECE Strategy for Education for Sustainable Development" publication:

     
    (Information Paper 3) pdf    
   

Agenda Item 7: Status of the trust fund and resource requirements for 2015-2016 

     
    Contributions, incurred expenses and estimated resource requirements. (Information paper 4) pdf    
   

Agenda Item 8: Strengthening synergies with other organizations and processes: Presentations

     
   

1. Canada: Learning for a Sustainable Future
a)  Learning for a Sustainable Future - Update

b)  Twenty First Century Education through ESD Lens as presented to EMEC DMs

pdf

pdf

pdf

   
    2. Cyprus: Cyprus synergies in national and international level for promoting ESD pdf    
    3. Hungary: The enSI international Network pdf    
   

4. UK: University Educators for Sustainable Development (UE4SD)

pdf    
           
   

Agenda Item 10: Other business - Information on reporting on the United Nations System-wide Action Plan on Gender Equality for the Committee's consideration: 

     
    Information paper 5  pdf    
    Presentations:      
    Kyrgyzstan: Gender sensitivity to democratic values of rural population of Issyk-Kul oblast through ESD principles     pdf
    Post Session documents      
    Report of the 10th meeting of the Steering Committee for ESD - (ECE/CEP/AC.13/2015/2)
- Advance Copy
pdf pdf pdf
    Summary of National Implementation Progress Report -(ECE/CEP/AC.13/2015/3)      
   

List of Participants

pdf  
Document Title ENG  FRE RUS
   

Pre-session documents

! The meeting is a paperless event to the extend possible. Participants are encouraged to download the documents in electronic format. Documents for the meeting are made available on this website. !

     
   

Agenda Item 1: Opening of the meeting and adoption of the agenda

     
   

Provisional agenda - (ECE/CEP/AC.13/2015/1)

pdf pdf word
   

Agenda Item 2: Implementation of the UNECE Strategy for Education for Sustainable Development  

     
   

Agenda Item 2(a): Progress achieved and challenges encountered in the third phase of implementation:

     
    Third evaluation report on the implementation of the UNECE Strategy for ESD (presentation by Carolee Buckler on behalf of UNECE) pdf    
    Country presentations:      
    1. Cyprus pdf    
    2. Finland pdf    
    3. Georgia pdf    
    4. Germany
10 years of ESD in Germany

pdf

pdf

   
    5. Netherlands pdf    
    6. Ukraine pdf    
           
   

Agenda Item 2(b): Outcomes of capacity-building activities:

     
    National Workshop on the implementation of ESD Strategy in Kyrgyzstan (Issyk Kul Lake, 30 March to 1 April 2015)     pdf
   

Agenda Item 3: Recent activities to promote education for sustainable development in other international forums: 

     
    Global Action Programme on Education for Sustainable Development (presented by Bernard Combes, UNESCO) pdf    
    Workshop on monitoring and evaluation during the UN Decade of ESD at UNESCO World Conference held in Japan, Nov 2014 (presented by Prof. Daniella Tilbury, University of Gibraltar)

 

pdf    
           
   

Agenda Item 4: Draft future implementation framework - (ECE/CEP/AC.13/2015/4) 

pdf pdf pdf
   

Agenda Item 5: Preparations for the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe High-level Meeting of Education and Environment Ministers in 2016: Progress achieved and challenges encountered in the third phase of implementation:

     
   

Agenda Item 5(a): High -level Segment on Education for Sustainable Development

     
    Preparations for the High-level Segment on Education for Sustainable Development (Information paper 1) pdf    
           
   

Agenda Item 5(b): Draft ministerial statement

     
    (Information paper 2) pdf    
   

Agenda Item 6: "Ten years of the UNECE Strategy for Education for Sustainable Development" publication:

     
    (Information Paper 3) pdf    
   

Agenda Item 7: Status of the trust fund and resource requirements for 2015-2016 

     
    Contributions, incurred expenses and estimated resource requirements. (Information paper 4) pdf    
   

Agenda Item 8: Strengthening synergies with other organizations and processes: Presentations

     
   

1. Canada: Learning for a Sustainable Future
a)  Learning for a Sustainable Future - Update

b)  Twenty First Century Education through ESD Lens as presented to EMEC DMs

pdf

pdf

pdf

   
    2. Cyprus: Cyprus synergies in national and international level for promoting ESD pdf    
    3. Hungary: The enSI international Network pdf    
   

4. UK: University Educators for Sustainable Development (UE4SD)

pdf    
           
   

Agenda Item 10: Other business - Information on reporting on the United Nations System-wide Action Plan on Gender Equality for the Committee's consideration: 

     
    Information paper 5  pdf    
    Presentations:      
    Kyrgyzstan: Gender sensitivity to democratic values of rural population of Issyk-Kul oblast through ESD principles     pdf
    Post Session documents      
    Report of the 10th meeting of the Steering Committee for ESD - (ECE/CEP/AC.13/2015/2)
- Advance Copy
pdf pdf pdf
    Summary of National Implementation Progress Report -(ECE/CEP/AC.13/2015/3)      
   

List of Participants

pdf  

Country reports and presentations

Name of the Country / Organization

English

French

Russian

National reports on progress made in the implementation of the UNECE Strategy for ESD during implementation phase III (2011–2015)      
Andorra   pdf  
Armenia pdf    

Austria

pdf

Summary

   
Belarus pdf    
Belgium (Wallonia) pdf    
Bosnia and Herzegovina pdf    
Bulgaria pdf    
Canada pdf    
Croatia pdf    
Cyprus pdf    
Czech Republic pdf    
Denmark pdf    
Estonia pdf    
Finland pdf    
France      
Georgia pdf    
Germany pdf    
Greece
(additional)

pdf
pdf

 

   
Hungary pdf    
Iceland pdf    
Ireland pdf    
Israel      
Italy      
Kazakhstan      
Kyrgyzstan pdf   pdf
Latvia pdf    
Luxemburgh pdf    
Malta pdf    
Monaco   pdf  
Montenegro pdf    
The Netherlands pdf    
Norway pdf    
Poland pdf    
Republic of Moldova pdf    
Romania pdf    
Serbia pdf    
Slovakia pdf    
Slovenia pdf    
Sweden pdf    
Switzerland pdf    
Turkey pdf    
Ukraine pdf   pdf
       
   

Name of the Country / Organization

English

French

Russian

National reports on progress made in the implementation of the UNECE Strategy for ESD during implementation phase III (2011–2015)      
Andorra   pdf  
Armenia pdf    

Austria

pdf

Summary

   
Belarus pdf    
Belgium (Wallonia) pdf    
Bosnia and Herzegovina pdf    
Bulgaria pdf    
Canada pdf    
Croatia pdf    
Cyprus pdf    
Czech Republic pdf    
Denmark pdf    
Estonia pdf    
Finland pdf    
France      
Georgia pdf    
Germany pdf    
Greece
(additional)

pdf
pdf

 

   
Hungary pdf    
Iceland pdf    
Ireland pdf    
Israel      
Italy      
Kazakhstan      
Kyrgyzstan pdf   pdf
Latvia pdf    
Luxemburgh pdf    
Malta pdf    
Monaco   pdf  
Montenegro pdf    
The Netherlands pdf    
Norway pdf    
Poland pdf    
Republic of Moldova pdf    
Romania pdf    
Serbia pdf    
Slovakia pdf    
Slovenia pdf    
Sweden pdf    
Switzerland pdf    
Turkey pdf    
Ukraine pdf   pdf
       
   

Registration

All delegates attending the 10th Steering Committee meeting are requested to complete the online registration form by following the link: https://www2.unece.org/uncdb/app/ext/meeting-registration?id=38r8MH.
The deadline for submission is 15 May 2015.

For those not able to have access to the above link, please complete the attached registration form. Please ensure the signed and scanned version of the completed form is sent to the UNECE secretariat preferably not later than 15 May 2015 by e-mail (esd@un.org).

In order to obtain your ground pass to enter the Palais, Delegates are requested to hand carry the completed registration form and present the same at the Pass and Identification Unit of the United Nations Accrediatation Office located at the Pregny Gate, 14, Avenue de la Paix (see map). Please present your passport or identity card to the Accreditation Officer to confirm your identity. In case of difficulty, please contact the secretariat (Ms. Elizabeth James) by telephone at +41 22 917 6307.

Practical Information for the delegates

All delegates attending the 10th Steering Committee meeting are requested to complete the online registration form by following the link: https://www2.unece.org/uncdb/app/ext/meeting-registration?id=38r8MH.
The deadline for submission is 15 May 2015.

For those not able to have access to the above link, please complete the attached registration form. Please ensure the signed and scanned version of the completed form is sent to the UNECE secretariat preferably not later than 15 May 2015 by e-mail (esd@un.org).

In order to obtain your ground pass to enter the Palais, Delegates are requested to hand carry the completed registration form and present the same at the Pass and Identification Unit of the United Nations Accrediatation Office located at the Pregny Gate, 14, Avenue de la Paix (see map). Please present your passport or identity card to the Accreditation Officer to confirm your identity. In case of difficulty, please contact the secretariat (Ms. Elizabeth James) by telephone at +41 22 917 6307.

Practical Information for the delegates