A three-day capacity development training for Civil Society Oranisations (CSO) began yesterday at the UN…
The 2019 call for nominations is now open for UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development.
Funded by the Government of Japan, the UNESCO-Japan Prize consists of three annual awards of USD 50,000 for each recipient.
The Prize Statutes (Annex II of the letter) can be accessed here.
The Prize and award winners recognize the role of education in connecting the social, economic, cultural and environmental dimensions of sustainable development. It was established by the Executive Board of UNESCO at its 195th session within the framework of the Global Action Programme (GAP) on ESD and officially announced at the UNESCO World Conference on ESD (10-12 November 2014, Aichi-Nagoya, Japan). The GAP calls for scaling up of ESD action at all levels as a means of implementing all 17 Sustainable Development Goals.
Further information on the Prize can be found at: https://en.unesco.org/esd-prize
Answers to Frequently Asked Questions can be found in English, French and Spanish at this link.