International Conference on Education for Sustainable Development in Support of Cultural Diversity & Biodiversity
24-26 January 2011, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman
Abdulaziz bin Mohammed al Rowas, H.M the Sultan's Advisor for Cultural Affairs will patronize on Monday at Al Bustan Palace Hotel over the opening ceremony of the Education Conference for Sustainable Development in the presence of Yahya bin Saud al Sulaimi, Education Minister and Head of the National Commission for Education, Culture and Science and Irina Bokova, the UNESCO Director-General.
The three-day conference will be organized by the Education Ministry in conjunction with the UNESCO. The conference will discuss topics related to education and sustainable development and education for sustainable development, youth, cultural and bio-diversity.
The conference's programme will include organizing workshops for participants, in addition to, organizing an exhibition to familiarizing participants with the Sultanate of Oman, its cultural and bio-heritage. [more]