UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

10/24/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 10/23/2020 22:16

Maldives Joins UNESCO Declaration to Protect Education from the Impact of COVID 19

Heads of State and Government, ministers from over 70 countries and international partners met online in an extraordinary Global Education Meeting convened by UNESCO, the governments of Ghana, Norway and the United Kingdom on 22 October.

The meeting adopted a Declaration(link is external)expressing strong commitment to protect education financing and outlining measures to be adopted over the next year to safeguard education from the devastating impact of the disruption caused by COVID19.