Read my blog on ‘Our Focus Moving Forward’ discussing the delivery of education goals (SDG4) and the role of National Student Organizations (NSOs) in partnering with education stakeholders.
“Globally, as we work together to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, it is becoming increasingly clear that education is the center point of action. Education is vital so that the young people can gain decent employment, inequalities can be reduced, poverty and hunger can be eradicated, gender equality can be achieved and our environment can be preserved. We can be really proud that over the past decades, the Commonwealth has seen substantial improvements in our education infrastructure with reduced teacher – student ratios, clear learning outcomes and objectives as well as the increased standardization in the methods of assessing learning outcomes. However, our destination where no child is left behind and are provided the opportunities, resources and education required to gain decent employment is yet to be achieved. We need to focus our attention of three main areas- Accessibility, Sustainability and Quality“