From February 20 to 21, the "5th Joint Conference of the UNESCO Center for Education of the Class II" jointly organized by UNESCO's Office in Beirut, the Cairo Office and the Regional Centre for Adult Education was held in Cairo the capital of Egypt. Prof. Huang Ronghuai, director of the UNESCO International Center for Rural Education Research and Training (hereinafter referred to as “Agricultural Education Center”) and Dr. Zhao Yuchi, Director of the Office attended the meeting.
At the meeting, nine centers of 2nd class from around the world reported their respective work situations and future plans, and discussed the possibility of cooperation between the centers. The Center for Agricultural Research reported that the Center's projects and activities are linked to the Sustainable Development Goal 4 (Education 2030 Framework for Action) and that it has received praise from officials of the UNESCO Education Department responsible for the class II Center's contacts and participating centers.
On February 22nd, under the arrangement of the organizer of the conference, the Agricultural Education Center visited the regional adult education center in Minow Province and reached an agreement with the party for cooperation in the field of rural adult education, and presented the center to the other party the publications about rural education.
The joint meeting of the UNESCO-Education Department Class II Center was initiated by the Center for Agricultural Education. The first meeting was held in Beijing Normal University in 2009.
(Agricultural Education Center)