The Global Meeting on Education in the Post-2015 Agenda convened last 18-19 March 2013 in Dakar, Senegal
This meeting, part of the “global conversation” to discuss development goals as the 2015 target date for achieving the Millennium Development Goals approaches, was co-organized by the and the , with the support from the Governments of Senegal, Canada and Germany, and the . It gathered over 100 representatives from UN agencies, donors, academia and civil society organizations.
The discussions were focused around the way to put quality lifelong learning at the heart of the development agenda, and concluded that education should be central to the post-2015 development agenda. The meeting resulted in an agreement on the overarching goal of “equitable quality lifelong education and leaning for all”, highlighting the consensus that equal access to quality education should be the basis of the agenda in the post-2015 framework.
For the Outcome Document of the Meeting, follow this .
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