2017 Institute for Education Diplomacy

Education Diplomacy and the 2030 Global Development Agenda:
Building Bridges for Children's Education

Register for the Virtual Institute

An e-learning opportunity

Registration Fees:

ACEI Member $200
ACEI Student discount $100
Non-member $250
Student Non-member discount $150

The Institute is for those interested in global education and learning about education diplomacy. This virtual conference includes 20 hours of content from educators, education leaders, and advocates representing diverse perspectives from the education sector and related fields.

  • Learn about the United Nations’ Global Development Agenda 2030.
  • Examine the UN goal for education and learn how it will positively impact children’s education around the world.
  • Explore education diplomacy as a vehicle for promoting and advancing quality education for all children and explore concrete examples of education diplomacy in action
  • Learn how to build bridges between governments, civil society organizations, institutions of higher education, and the private sector to support and advance the education agenda for children.
  • Explore core skills of education diplomacy, such as engaging in effective relationships, negotiating and mediating, building partnerships, and finding innovative solutions to education challenges.

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The Institute addresses how acts of diplomacy—using skills such as partnering, collaborating, building coalitions, developing networks, shaping agreements, negotiating, mediating, engaging in critical dialogue, and using the techniques of conflict resolution—are helping to eliminate barriers to education and shaping a new agenda for the education of children around the world.