List of events

20-22 November 2018: ERF II ForumBIE 2030

The Education Relief Foundation, jointly with the representatives of Ministries of Education, International Agencies, Academic Bodies, and Civil Society Organisations convened in Mexico City, United Mexican States, to attend the II ForumBIE 2030, where the International Call on Balanced and Inclusive Education was composed and signed. A historic, non-binding agreement in which the signees pledge to dedicate themselves to the research, development and implementation of Balanced and Inclusive Education, globally.

International CallRecognising the pivotal role education has on peoples’ economic, social and cultural wellbeing, and on society as a whole, motivated by the commitment to achieve Sustainable Development Goal number 4 within 2030;

Reaffirming the outcomes of the Regional Stakeholders Consultative Meetings undertaken by the Education Relief Foundation in 2017 and the I ForumBIE;

Endorsing a holistic student-centred and community-rooted approach to education and promoting direct and reinforced collaboration among national and local agents;

The Education Relief Foundation reaffirms its commitment to Balanced and Inclusive Education by calling upon all Ministries of Education, International Agencies, Academic Bodies, and Civil Society Organisations to be involved in pilot projects, collaborations, and case studies; guided by the Education Relief Foundation, a formal draft of the Universal Declaration on Balanced and Inclusive Education will be compiled in the next 18 to 24 months.

(in alphabetical order)

The Education Relief Foundation (ERF)
United Mexican States, Secretariat of Public Education (SEP)

Académie Nationale des Sciences, Arts et Lettres du Bénin (Benin National Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters);
African Curriculum Association;
Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact;
Center for Applied Linguistics;
Coordinator of Indigenous Organizations of the Amazon River Basin (COICA);
Djibouti, Ministry of Education and Vocational Training;
Early Childhood Care and Development Council;
Educación de Durango;
Ethiopia, Ministry of Education;
Foundation for Science, Technology & Civilisation;
Fundación Pontificia Scholas Occurrentes;
Ghana, Ministry of Education;;
Guatemala, Ministry of Education;
Institut des cultures Arabes et méditerranéennes (ICAM);
Instituto de Educación de Aguascalientes;
Jordan, Ministry of Education;
Latin American Educational Services;
Malaysia, Ministry of Education;
Multiversidad Mundo Real Edgar Morin;
National Curriculum Development Centre;
Network of African Science Academies (NASAC);
Nigerian Academy of Science;
Organization of Ibero-American States for Education, Science and Culture;
Philippines, Department of Educations;
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile;
SEAMEO INNOTECH (Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization Regional Center for Educational Innovation and Technology);
Uganda, Ministry of Education and Sports;
Universidad Tecnológica Metropolitana;
University of Geneva;
Yemen, Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research;
Yemen, Government of the Republic of Yemen (on behalf of Ministry of Education).