RUDN Rector Vladimir Filippov appointed Chairman of the Committee on UNESCO Educational Programs

RUDN Rector Vladimir Filippov appointed Chairman of the Committee on UNESCO Educational Programs

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Sergey Lavrov, appointed the Rector of the Peoples' Friendship University, Vladimir Filippov, chairman of the Committee on Educational Programs of UNESCO. The corresponding decree was issued on December 15.

Earlier, Vladimir Filippov’s candidacy was put forward at the founding meeting of the Russian Committee on UNESCO Educational Programs on November 27, in Ryazan.

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The UNESCO Educational Programs Committee was established to coordinate and monitor the implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 4 - “Education 2030” (SDG 4, UNESCO) in the Russian Federation.

SDG 4 aims to provide inclusive quality education and education for all, regardless of gender, citizenship and health opportunities. In addition, SDG 4 addresses issues of teacher training, lifelong learning, technical and vocational education, management, and the quality of the educational process.

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