2017 OMEP Africa Regional Conference

2017 OMEP Africa Regional Conference
past 8 months ago

Starts: Wednesday, 19 April, 2017 08:00am

Ends: Friday, 21 April, 2017 07:00pm

Event Details

THEME: “Transforming and Strengthening ECED Systems for Sustainable Development in Africa”.

DATE: 19th -21st April, 2017

The main theme hinges on the SDGs
GOAL4: Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all

GOAL 17:. Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development Finance

SUB-THEMES
1. PUBLIC FINANCING OF ECED
• National budget/Ministry of Education Budget/Ghana Education Budget/MMDAs budget/
• Training
• Infrastructure : State of the Art Kindergartens and ECED Centres
• Developmentally Appropriate Materials

2. PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT:
• Descent working conditions for early childhood educators
• quality training
• certification

3. RESEARCH
• Conducting relevant research on ECED
• Implementing research findings

4. BRIDGING PARTNERSHIPS (who are the key stakeholders in the development of the child?
• In the promotion of the children’s issues/Community awareness/ Premium on the life of the children/ identifiable institutions that matter in the advocacy of the ECE

5. CREATING AWARENESS ON THE NEEDS AND IMPORTANCE OF ECED
• policy makers,
• institutional and organizational leaders community leaders (Cheifs, assemblymen and women, opinion leaders), church leaders