Educating Global Citizens

AFS celebrated its 100th anniversary by holding two international Symposiums at the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris on Saturday, 8 November 2014.

The High Level Learning to Live Together—from Ideas to Action: AFS Global Intercultural Education Symposium and the 100 Years Young! Youth Symposium addressed the critical challenges, concerns, opportunities and debates surrounding global citizenship education.

  • How do we better develop active global citizens who are prepared to address the challenges of our interconnected world?
  • Who is responsible for delivering global citizenship education? 
  • What are the challenges to delivering global citizenship education?

Learning to Live Together—from Ideas to Action

AFS Global Intercultural Education Symposium

When?

Saturday, 8 November 2014

Registration 13:00 • Program 14:00 to 17:00

Where?

UNESCO Headquarters in Paris. Learn More

Who came?

Educators, Policymakers, Members of Youth and Cultural Organizations and all Members of the AFS Network, media and the general public interested in the challenges of educating the global citizen. 

 

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100 Years Young!

AFS Youth Symposium

When?

Saturday, 8 November 2014

Registration 9:30AM • Program 10:00AM to 12:00 NOON

Where?

UNESCO Headquarters in Paris. Learn More

Who came?

Members of Youth and Cultural Organizations, Students, Educators, Policymakers, Members of the AFS Network, media and the general public interested in the youth perspective on global citizenship education and working across differences

 

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