Principals Conclave on SDGs and Climate Education
On 18th Aug. HRDEF organized Principals Conclave on “Teaching Sustainable Development Goals and Climate Change Education” with Climate Reality India and UNESCO, New Delhi. In the inaugural session, Shri S. B. Joshi, Chief Education Officer, Dehradun talked about in details on importance of quality education towards implementing Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Shri Aditya Pundir Country Manager, Climate Reality delivered a talk on Climate Change. Er. Rakesh Kamal introduced SDGs, and how they can be part of our teaching in school. Er. Anant Bhaskar Garg, Director, HRDEF delivered a talk on Disaster Risk Reduction and Sustainable Development for Schools. He pointed out that preparedness for disasters is very important and ICT is bridge for communication in this regard. Principals from more than 50 schools actively participated in the conclave.