New UNESCO progress report on Education for Sustainable Development and Global Citizenship Education

New UNESCO progress report on Education for Sustainable Development and Global Citizenship Education

UNESCO recently released a short report on the key findings of the 6th Consultation on the implementation of the 1974 Recommendation concerning Education for International Understanding, Co-operation and Peace and Education relating to Human Rights and Fundamental Freedom titled: 'Progress on Education for Sustainable Development and Global Citizenship Education'.

The report provides a summary analysis on the self-reported responses from 83 countries that participated in the 6th Consultation on the implementation of the 1974 Recommendation, covering the period of 2012 to 2016. Some key findings highlight the need for more teacher training programmes and greater inclusion of the Guiding Principles on the 1974 Recommendation outside the formal school system.

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