Draft Programme

Monday, 29 September 2014

09.00-09.45: Registration

09.45-10.45: Welcome and Introduction to the Conference

  • State Secretary Cornelia Quennet-Thielen, Federal Ministry of Education and Research
  • Walter Hirche, President, German Commission for UNESCO

10.45-11.15: Address

  • Sylvia Löhrmann, President of the Standing Conference of the Ministers of Education and Cultural Affairs of the Länder in the Federal Republic of Germany

11.15-12.30: 10 Years of Education for Sustainable Development – A Retrospect

  • Prof. Dr. Gerhard de Haan, Chairman of the National Committee for ESD

12.30-14.00: Lunch Break

Opportunity to visit side events and exhibition area

14.00-15.00: Panel Discussion: ESD as a common objective for the national and federal states

  • Representatives of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research and the Standing Conferences of the Ministers of Education and Environment of three selected federal states (Baden-Wuerttemberg; Hamburg; Saxony)

15.00-15.20: Introduction to the Workshops

15.30-17.00: Workshops

17.10-18.00: Keynote

  • Prof. Dr. Gerd Gigerenzer, Max Planck Institute for Human Development

18.00-19.00: Opportunity to visit Side Events

19.00-22.00: Evening Reception at the Art and Exhibition Hall of the Federal Republic of Germany.

 

Tuesday, 30 September 2014

09.00-09.30: Keynote on Education for Sustainable Development

  • Federal Minister Dr. Johanna Wanka, Federal Ministry of Education and Research

09.30-10.30: Panel discussions on Research, Youth, Economy and local initiatives on ESD

10.30-12.00: Workshops

12.00-13.30: Lunch Break

Opportunity to visit side events and exhibition area

13.30-14.30: Summary of workshop results

14.30-15.00: Adoption of the Bonn Declaration 2014

15.00-15.30: Coffee Break

15.30-17.00: „Building a Bridge to Nagoya“ – ESD on the international level

  • Minister of State Dr. Maria Böhmer, Federal Foreign Office
  • Alexander Leicht, Chief, Section of Education for Sustainable Development, UNESCO
  • Shigeharu Kato, Secretary General of the Japanese National Commission for UNESCO
  • Charles Hopkins, UNESCO Chair Education for Sustainable Development, York University, Canada

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