Round Table 4 Concept

PROJECT

Conception of the round table

"Support of youth in achievement of sustainable development by means of ESD"

within the frameworks of international conference on education in the interests of sustainable development

Khanty-Mansiysk, June, 2015.

 

In June 8-11, 2015 in Khanty-Mansiysk within the international conference on education in the interests of sustainable development will take place the round table "Support of youth in achievement of sustainable development by means of ESD".

 

The moderators of the meeting:

·        Vladimir A. Leonov, The Minister of youth and sports of the Republic of Tatarstan

·        Professor Nella M. Pruss, National coordinator of UNESCO Associated schools network in the Russian Federation, the Rector of the University of Management "TISBI".

 

The goal of the round table:

In accordance with the Global action program on ESD accepted at the World conference of UNESCO on education for sustainable development (Japan, November, 2014) to discuss activities directed at support of youth in achievement of sustainable development by means of ESD for assistance in acceptance of decisions and building capacity in the interests of sustainable development with providing special attention to involvement and respect of the interests of young people as key participants.

 

The targets of the round table: 

The World Educational Forum (The Republic of Korea, May, 2015) about educational purposes for the period following 2015 decided

·        to summarize  the examples of best practices which enable to predict launch and expansion of potential of young people at all levels and in all areas of education in the interests of sustainable development;

·        to present and take into consideration the importance of participation of young people in promotion of conception of education for sustainable development (ESD) and building of sustainable future for our planet;

·        to define the influence of teachers, young leading ecologists, trainers and experts to the sphere of ecological education and ESD;

·        to define the key areas, problem zones and preferred directions of activity for reinforcement of influence of young people to achievement of sustainable development.

 

To meet these tasks shall be scheduled:

 

1. The welcome speech of the moderator 

Vladimir A. Leonov "The experience and prospects from implementation of state youth policy in the Republic of Tatarstan".

Nella M. Pruss: "Multi-vector development of youth policy in educational institution for the purpose of sustainable development".

 

2. Questions for discussion:                                               

1. Experience and prospects from implementation of state youth policy in the Republic of Tatarstan (Vladimir A. Leonov - Minister of youth and sports of the Republic of Tatarstan).

 2. Multi-vector development of youth policy in educational institution for  sustainable development (Nella  M. Pruss - National coordinator of UNESCO Associated schools network in the Russian Federation, Rector of the University of Management "TISBI", Professor).

3. The young people and ESD (Irina Fedorenko - Candidate of Philosophy, Oxford University).

4. The Central Asian Program of Leadership as a successful example of capacity-building and promotion of sustainable development among young leaders of the region (Phd, The regional ecological center of Central Asia, Almaty, Republic of Kazakhstan).

5. Education for sustainable development. From the operating experience of the Regional youth public ecology movement "The Third Planet from the Sun" (Evgeny V. Vyazov, Chairman of the Regional youth public ecology movement "The Third Planet from the Sun").

6. Social mobility of young people (Leyla R. Munirova – Candidate of Pedagogics, M. Akmulla Bashkir State Pedagogical University).

 

3. Questions and discussion on agenda of a round table.

4. Discussion of the Outcome document.