Source: African Union Commission (AUC) |

Planning meeting for implementation of the continental education strategy for Africa

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, June 22, 2016/APO (African Press Organization)/ --


What:                  Planning meeting for Implementation of the Continental 

                            Education Strategy for Africa (CESA)

When :                23 – 24 June 


Where:                African Union Commission Headquarters, Addis Ababa (Small Conference Hall 2&3, Lobby Area B, Multipurpose Hall, Caucus Room 17-23 &26)

Who:                   The meeting will be hosted by the African Union, Department of Human Resources Science and Technology (HRST)


Participants:      Experts from Member States, Regional Economic Committees (RECs), Key Partners in Education particularly those that have MOU’s with the AUC, including UNESCO, ADEA, ANCEFA, FAWE, among other Stakeholders


1.   To establish the Coalition of Partners for  implementing CESA.

a.   Identify strategic thematic grouping of partners into CESA Clusters

b.   Agree on roles and responsibilities of partners and CESA Clusters

2.      Establish the Monitoring and Reporting Framework for CESA

3.      Agree on the CESA Implementation Road Map

4.      Receive and discuss updates on some thematic areas such as

a. Teacher Development

b. Girls and Women’s Education

c. School Feeding

d. Peace Education

e. Technical and Vocational Education Training

Journalists are invited to cover the Planning Meeting for the Implementation of the Continental Education Strategy  Meeting on 23rd – 24th June 2016

Distributed by APO Group on behalf of African Union Commission (AUC).