News & Events

Event | 01 Oct 2023

World Anti-Bullying Forum 2023

The next Anti-Bullying Forum will be held in October 2023. It will be hosted by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and led by Dorothy Espelage, the William C. Friday Distinguished Professor of Education at the UNC School of Education and a leading expert on bullying and youth well-being.

Event | 14 Nov 2022 - 16 Nov 2022

World Conference on Early Childhood Care and Education

To bridge the Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) gaps, UNESCO, in collaboration with Uzbekistan, is organizing an intergovernmental world conference to reaffirm the right of the child to quality ECCE from birth and urge Member States’ renewed commitment to and investment in the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Target 4.2 which calls for ensuring that “all girls and boys have access to quality early childhood development, care and pre-primary education so that they are ready for primary education”.

Event | 24 Oct 2022 - 27 Oct 2022

23rd Annual Global Child Nutrition Forum

The Government of the Republic of Benin, Global Child Nutrition Foundation, Catholic Relief Services, and the United Nations World Food Programme invite you to pre-register for the 23rd Annual Global Child Nutrition Forum. The Forum is a peer-to-peer exchange designed to stimulate critical discussions about school meal programs around the world, identify collective priorities, and provide advice and support for one another going forward.

Event | 10 Oct 2022 - 14 Oct 2022

School Meals Coalition Week

The School Meals Coalition is launching the first School Meals Coalition Week – five days of virtual programming led by its members and partners from around the world.
The week is a platform for sharing knowledge, experiences, learnings and input to showcase the power of school meals and chart the future of the Coalition.

Event | 05 Oct 2022 - 07 Oct 2022

22nd International Association for Adolescent Health (IAAH) European Regional Conference

Organized by the Greek/Hellenic Society for Adolescent Medicine (GSAM) with scientific support from EU organizations and UN agencies, including UNESCO, the conference will focus on youth development during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. Main themes include developmental health, mental health, school health, digital literacy, chronic diseases and migration.

Event | 23 Sep 2022

Claiming bodily autonomy to achieve sexual and reproductive health and rights

On the margins of the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly, UNFPA and partners will host a high-level panel event to take stock of the most pressing issues surrounding bodily autonomy and sexual and reproductive health and rights since ICPD25 and Beijing 25 at the Generation Equality Forum.

Event | 29 Jul 2022 - 02 Ago 2022

International AIDS Conference 2022

Advances in COVID-19 science, particularly the rapid development of viable vaccines, have reinvigorated discussions around HIV prevention and treatment.

Event | 23 Jun 2022

Launch of the “School food global hub”

FAO and WFP, supported by the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture will have the opportunity to present the new global hub to the public and members of the Global School Meals Coalition. This event will allow the exchange of experiences and lessons learned in improving the quality of school food and food education between and within countries and stakeholders.

Event | 21 Jun 2022

Mitigating the learning losses caused by the COVID-19 school closures

The objective of this conference jointly organized by the World Bank and IDEA at CERGE-EI is to document the size and determinants of the learning loss brought about by school closures, identify policy options to reverse these losses and set the bases of a more resilient education system.