Intergovernmental Regional Committee on Education in Asia and the Pacific (EDCOM)
June 1993, Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia). Based at UNESCO Asia and Pacific Regional Bureau for Education, coming within the framework of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). Replaces the Advisory Committee and separate Regional Consultations held to monitor the work of Asia-Pacific Programme of Educational Innovation for Development (APEID) and Asia-Pacific Programme of Education for All (APPEAL).
Reinforce regional cooperation on education; serve as a forum for identifying priority issues and principal trends in education and for articulating principal lines of action for UNESCO in education in the region; review past performance, significant achievements and persistent obstacles and identify areas for priority action.Available with paid subscription only.
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