The state of education - SDG4 review, March 2022

Submitted by geraldine on Wed, 03/23/2022 - 14:59
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The contribution of the SDG 4 Education 2030 High-Level Steering Committee on the state of education (SDG 4 review) summarizes progress, challenges, lessons-learned, and impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on SDG 4. The Committee recommends five areas requiring urgent attention for education: 

  1. Inclusive, equitable, safe and healthy schools
  2. Learning and skills for life, work and sustainable development
  3. Teaching, teachers and the teaching profession
  4. Digital learning and transformation
  5. Financing of education

And proposes three key messages to advocate for education: 

  1. Reopen schools safely and address educational recovery and resilience
  2. Reimagine education and renew our commitment
  3. Invest in resilient education systems

Read the contribution to the 2022 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development