The UNESCO Associated Schools Programme is a global network of schools, which educate for sustainable development allowing every human being to acquire the knowledge, skills, attitudes and values necessary to shape a sustainable future.
The global network of over 10,000 educational institutions from 181 countries is coordinated internationally by UNESCO’s Sabine Detzel, based in Paris.
The UK ASPnet network is coordinated by the Steve Sinnott Foundation in partnership with the UK National Commission for UNESCO.
2016 Annual Essay Contest for young people
Organized by The Goi Peace Foundation
This annual essay contest is organized in an effort to harness the energy, imagination and initiative of the world’s youth in promoting a culture of peace and sustainable development. It also aims to inspire society to learn from the young minds and to think about how each of us can make a difference in the world.
THEME For 2016:”Education to Build a Better Future for All”
For more information and how to enter visit www.goipeace.or.jp/english/activities/programs/1601.html