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Presentation files on Day 1 of the meeting

Session 1: Opening

Gwang-Jo Kim, Director, UNESCO Bangkok

Daniel Toole, Regional Director, UNICEF East Asia and Pacific Regional Office (EAPRO)

Opening Speech
Associate Professor Kamjorn Tatiyakavee, Permanent Secretary, Ministryof Education, Thailand

Introduction to the Asia-Pacific Meeting on Education 2030
Min Bista, UNESCO Bangkok


Session 2: Plenary

Presentation - Setting the Stage: SDG 4 (Education 2030) and the Framework for Action
Jordan Naidoo, UNESCO

Session 5: Plenary(Report back from Session 4)

Towards implementation: Examining the implications, opportunities and challenges of the new education agenda


Presentation files on Day 2 of the meeting

Session 6: Plenary
Understanding the thematic monitoring framework and the 43 indicators

Albert Motivans, UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS)

Session 7: Plenary
Mapping the availability of data to monitor Education 2030 in Asia-Pacific

Bertrand Tchatchoua, UIS

Session 9: Plenary (Report back from Session 8)
Mapping the availability of data to monitor Education 2030 in Asia-Pacific

  1. - South and West Asia
  2. - South-East Asia (Insular)
  3. - South-East Asia (Mekong)
  4. - East Asia
  5. - Pacific
  6. - Central Asia
  7. - Regional partners/actors


Session 10: Plenary
Collective efforts in monitoring Education 2030: Country experiences

Country Presentation 1: Fiji
Metuisela Gauna, Ministry of Education, Fiji

Country Presentation 2: Malaysia
Noor Hayati Uteh, Ministry of Education, Malaysia

Country Presentation 3: Nepal
Balaram Timalsina, Ministry of Education, Nepal

Country Presentation 4: Pakistan
Allah Bakhsh Malik, Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training, Pakistan


Session 11: Plenary
Collective efforts in monitoring Education 2030: Regional stakeholders' coordination

Presentation: UIS new initiatives for monitoring Education 2030 and enhanced regional cooperation
Patrick Montjouridès, UIS

Presentation: Data challenges in SIDS, monitoring Education 2030 in Pacific countries and the importance of regional collaboration
Scott Pontifex, Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC)

Presentation: Network on Education Quality Monitoring in Asia-Pacific (NEQMAP)
Ramya Vivekanandan, UNESCO Bangkok

Southeast Asia Primary Learning Metric (SEA-PLM)
Jeaniene Spink, Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER)
Dr Asmah Ahmad, SEAMEO Scretariat


Session 12: Plenary (Session Introduction)
Integrating Education 2030 in education planning at the country level: Identifying and meeting the capacity development challenge

Introductory Presentation
Satoko Yano, UNESCO Bangkok


Presentation files on Day 3 of the meeting

Session 13: Plenary
Recap/Report back from Day 2

Presentation: Next steps for monitoring Education 2030
Albert Motivans, UIS

Presentation: Report back from Session 12
Satoko Yano, UNESCO Bangkok


Session 14: Plenary
Implementation Modalities and Global and Regional Coordination Mechanisms

Presentation: Global Coordination Mechanisms
Margarete Sachs-Israel, UNESCO

Presentation: Findings of the Assessment of the EFA Architecture in Asia-Pacific
Criana Connal, Consultant


Session 15: Panel Discussion
The role of regional/sub-regional bodies in implementing Education 2030 in Asia-Pacific

Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
Budidarmo P. Kuntjoro Jakti, ASEAN

Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization (SEAMEO)
Ethel Valenzuela, SEAMEO Secretariat

South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)
M.H.M.N. Bandara, SAARC

Katalina Taloga, Fiji

Central Asia Group (no presentation)