The South-East Europe and Mediterranean Regional Seminar on Global Development Education (GDE) follow-up meeting took place in Ljubljana, Slovenia on November 6, 2018. During the one-day meeting participants reviewed the state of advancement of GDE implementation through three sessions dedicated to Policy Making and Curriculum Development; Professional development of educators and quality support; Awareness raising and pedagogical tools. Notes for the working sessions are now avaliable.
The follow-up meeting brought together 26 practitioners, educators and decision makers from Bulgaria, Cyprus, Malta, Romania and Slovenia to monitor the level of implementation of the recommendations agreed during the SEE-Med Regional Seminar on GDE (Sofia, Bulgaria, December 2016) and updated during the first follow-up meeting held in Bucharest in November 2017, in the field of GDE policy and curricula development, pedagogical support and advocacy, in accordance with the Zagreb Congress strategic recommendations.
The quadrilogue principle was respected with each national delegation which included participants from formal/non-formal education sector; CSOs and CSO platforms; local and regional authorities and Governmental bodies (Ministries of Education and of Foreign Affairs) and the national coordinator of the North-South Centre GDE network.