Applications open: International Symposium “Contemporary Pedagogy: Responsibility and Training for the Future's Society”

19 August 2017- Antonio Meneghetti Faculdade (AMF), a Brazilian member of United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), invites all UNAI members to participate in the international symposium “Contemporary Pedagogy: Responsibility and Training for the Future's Society” in Paris on 6 September. Applicants are asked to submit their letter of motivation (maximum 500 words) until 30 August to

The symposium will discuss the future of higher education considering the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), especially, how SDG 4 (Quality Education) can improve the life of young people and society as a whole.

The symposium will also celebrate the 10th anniversary of Antonio Meneghetti Faculdade.

The symposium´s program on 6 September:

·         Video of the 2007 conference with Professor Antonio Meneghetti, patron of AMF: “A new pedagogy for a future society”

·         International panel: “Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Higher Education”

·         Round table: “Pedagogy in the business world: companies as spaces of learning experience for youth”

·         Interactive panel: “Contemporary world through the eyes of young people: responsibilities of the youth regarding the SDGs”

The symposium is going to take place at UNESCO, 7 Place de Fontenoy, 75007 Paris.

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