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Objectives : To deepen the understanding of the potential role of local governments, global enterprises and educators in advancing Global Citizenship and to share and promote proven initiatives and experiences.

Report Table
Day 1
9:20 – 9:30 Registration  
Opening Session
09:30 – 10:30 Welcome Remarks Mr. Ahn Sang,soo, Mayor of Changwon City
Opening remarks Mr. Gwangjo, Kim, Director of UNESCO Regional Bureau of Education
Ms. Bernadia Irawati Tjandradewi, Director of UCLG
Mr. Lim, Hyunmook, Assistant Secretary General of Korean National Commission for UNESCO
Group Photo
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
Session 1 : Theoretical presentations on Global Citizenship
11:00 - 11:30 What is GCE?
< Paradigm Shift in Education for the 21st Century>
Key note Speaker
Dr. Chung Utak from Asian-Pacific Center of Education in Understanding(APCEIU)
11:30-12:30 Global Citizenship Education in Local society
The Educator’s experiences of GCE
GCE Programmes in and out of the School
Formal Education case : Mr. Udhim Subba, Vice Principal of Pakshikha Middle Secondary School
Non-formal Education case : Mr. Gregory Charles and Mrs.Rochelle Farok for Innovative Local design-thinking from Point B(20’)
Q&A
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
Session 2: Corporate Social Responsibility(CSR)
13:30 - 15:10
Programme and Global Enterprises
The roles and Responsibilities for Local community
Moderator : Mr.Raul Vales Cotera, UIL, Hamburg, Germany
Presenting Author : Nam, Hee Yun, Head Researcher of Impact Squre (Shared Value Initiatives)(20’)
CSR cases in Asia-Pacific
  1. Ms. Clelia Daniel, CSR Asia(15’)
  2. Mee Yin Chew, Minor Food Group(15’)
  3. Jeon Kyengjae, LG Electronics Inc. (15’)
  4. Ms.Rommuk Piachan, CSR Communication and Strategy / True Move INC (15’)
Q&A
15:10 - 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 - 15:50 Key Lecture : Local Government’s Role and Task for Developing Citizenship in the Multicultural Society Model of Citizenship Education for local government: Mr. Kee Yonghwa, President of National Institute of Lifelong Education(20’)
Session 3 : The role of Local governments and way forward in fostering GCE
15:50 - 17:30 Local actions from city governments/ Administrations for multiculturalism and environmental education Moderator : Mr.Cho Woojin, Korean National Commission for UNESCO
Raul Vales Cotera, UIL, Hamburg, Germany(15’)
Mr. Jose Enrique Sandejas Garcia Ⅲ, Mayor of Balanga city, Philippine(15’)
Mr. Yuan Dayong, Institute of Vocational and Adult Education at Beijing Academy of Educational Sciences.(15’)
Mr.Peter Blunden, Melton City, Australia(15’)
Q&A
Day 2
10:00 - 12:00 Discussion Chair : Mr. Ichiro Miyazawa, Programme Specialist in Flexible Learning and Equivalent Programme, Asia-Pacific Programme of Education for All(APPEAL), UNESCO Bangkok
  • The duty and attitudes of the leaders from local community to develop the policy to cultivate the Global citizens
  • Discuss the strategic ways and means to strengthen the cooperation among various actors to contribute to the well-being of local, national, regional, global community and its citizens
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 15:00 City tour Changwon City Tour [Chrysanthemum festival / Industry tour]

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