Background

Conference

Wednesday, 9 October, 2019 - 09:00

AFS Global Conference 2019: Active Global Citizenship—and How to Educate for It.

Members of the ANGEL team will be attending this important event, run by AFS Intercultural Programs - "an international, voluntary, non-governmental, non-profit organization that provides intercultural learning opportunities to help people develop the knowledge, skills and understanding needed to create a more just and peaceful world."

The conference, held in Montreal, Canada, aims to:

  • Explore winning strategies to bring global competence into classrooms and youth programs
  • Define how global competence helps all stakeholders better connect resources and communities to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals
  • Showcase how cutting-edge study abroad programs provide real-world learning opportunities and global skills that employers need
  • Dive into how global education builds resilience to extreme ideologies that divide people

ANGEL Network,
Development Education Research Centre (DERC)
UCL Institute of Education
LIDC Building, 36 Gordon Square
London WC1H 0PD

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