Education: a catalytic investment for development. Providing youth with the freedom to build their future
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The discussion will contribute to ensuring that education is a critical part of the Summit of the Future process, which seeks to address gaps in the SDGs and chart a path beyond 2030 to create a more peaceful and equitable society for all.
On the margins of the UN General Assembly's 2023 High-Level Week, the Permanent Mission of Italy to the UN, the Permanent Mission of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to the UN, UNESCO, the Global Partnership for Education (GPE), AVSI Foundation and Group of Friends for Education and Lifelong Learning are convening a discussion on the value of investing in education to build a safer, more prosperous future for all, especially children at risk of being left behind in situations of crisis. Special attention will be given to AVSI's work in Africa as well as GPE's mission to strengthen educational systems in partner countries in the regions of Sahel and Horn of Africa.