Opening Ceremony RCE Eco-Park & Sejahtera Center for RCEs in Asia-Pacific, 23 May 2015

23 May 2015

Tongyeong City, Republic of Korea


The opening ceremony will take place back to back with the UNESCO World Education Forum in Incheon (19th ~22nd May 2015 ). Direct transportation will be arranged from Incheon to Tongyeong on May 22. The full programme during the day is still to be confirmed but there will be an opening ceremony with a cultural performance, a guided tour of the park and the 7th Tongyeong ESD International Forum 2015 will take place. During the forum we will discuss the role of the Sejahtera Centre in creating a global learning space for a sustainable future. Another interesting item planned for the agenda is a policy maker roundtable of Asia Pacific RCEs which will include mayors, city councilors, ESD experts serve important role in promoting ESD in the region. The Sejahtera roundtable planned to be held in Tongyeong every three years, will create an opportunity for policy makers to understand global RCE movement, form closer networks with each other, learn from successful/unsuccessful experiences, and form partnerships. The 2015 roundtable discussion will focus on sharing good practices of participating RCEs and on the role of the Sejahtera Centre for RCEs in the Asia Pacific region. 


For details, please contact Ms. Won J Byun at the RCE Tongyeong Secretariat or check the RCE Tongyeong website.

Monday, March 23, 2015 - 08:00