Focusing on Blending Higher Education and Traditional Knowledge for Sustainable Development, the Conference will address, from 19-21 March 2014, the key issue of Education for Sustainable Development and help to define IAU’s position with regard to the Post-2015 Development Agenda.

The IAU is pleased to announce the following confirmed speakers: Jeffrey Sachs (United States of America); A.H Zakri (Malaysia); Dzulkifli Abdul Razak (Malaysia); Juan Remigio Saldaña (Peru); Charles Hopkins (Canada); Pornchai Mongkhonvanit (Thailand); Heila Lotz-Sizitka (South Africa); Zinaida Fadeeva (Japan); and Pam Fredman (Sweden).

The Call for papers has attracted many interesting submissions. The programme committee has completed the selection process and the programme is being finalized.

The IAU is happy to inform you that the Conference outcomes will be presented at the UNESCO World Conference on ESD in Aichi Nagoya, Japan in November 2014.

To read more about the IAU Conference, register, and to find out where to stay, please go to the Conference web pages or contact Ms. Élodie Boisfer. We count on you!