Fifteen countries have planned to the 2008 Education for All Global Monitoring Report during Global Action Week (21-27 April 2008). In this week, countries around the world are organising activities on the theme of “Quality Education to End Exclusion”.
Countries like Bangladesh, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Colombia, DRC Congo, Djibouti, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Guinea, Iran, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Peru and Venezuela plan to launch the 2008 Education for All Global Monitoring Report during Global Action Week. The report entitled “Education for All by 2015: Will we make it?”, is available in the six official UN languages including Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian, Spanish and Farsi. In addition, the organisation will also launch a DVD about the recent UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and a new website on quality inclusive education. UNESCO is also hosting an online discussion forum on “Quality Education to End Exclusion” which began on 1 April and will continue until 30 April.