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March 2009

Declaration on higher education follows Indian sub-regional conference, February 25-26
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Participants in the New Delhi Preparatory Conference on Higher Education have issued a declaration reiterating the link between higher education, nation-building and sustainable development.

The conference, Facing Global and Local Challenges: The New Dynamics for Higher Education, organized by India’s Ministry of Human Resource Development and the National University of Educational Planning and Administration, in collaboration with UNESCO was held in New Delhi on February 25 to 26.

The event was one of the preparatory meetings held in the lead up to the 2009 World Conference on the New Dynamics of Higher Education taking place in Paris in July 2009.

Contact: c.barbieri@unesco.org

 

The declaration in full

Background note of the higher education Indian sub-regional conference

Speech by Nicholas Burnett, Assistant Director-General for Education, UNESCO, New Delhi, India, 25 February 2009

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