Monday, August 27, 2018

[apeid.higher_education.bgk] 7th UNESCO-APEID Meeting on Entrepreneurship Education, 9-11 October 2018, Trincomalee, Sri Lanka

Dear all


The 7th UNESCO-APEID Meeting on Entrepreneurship Education, Leveraging Multi-Stakeholder Engagement to Nurture Future Entrepreneurs, will be held in Trincomalee in Sri Lanka on 9-11 October 2018.


UNESCO Bangkok Office is organizing this meeting in collaboration with the National Enterprise Development Agency under the Ministry of Industry and Commerce in Sri Lanka. The objectives of the meeting are to:


·           Identify various models of multi-stakeholder engagement in entrepreneurship education

·           Share good practices of stakeholder engagement in entrepreneurship education in primary, secondary, tertiary and non-formal education, with special reference to women entrepreneurship

·           Showcase selected student enterprises

·           Discuss potential areas of joint activities to enhance multi-stakeholder engagement in entrepreneurship education


For more information, please refer to the concept note. The local organizers in Sri Lanka will cover 4 nights' accommodation and meals during the meeting. They will also provide transportation between Colombo and Trincomalee. All other costs, including domestic and international travel, and miscellaneous expenses will be the responsibility of the participants.


Due to limited space, we can only accommodate up to 80 international participants. Please complete an application form at by 31 August 2018. The information you provide will help to ensure that the participants selected will derive the greatest benefit from the meeting.


Applicants from Sri Lanka should send their inquiries to:


Mr. Dhakshitha Bogollagama

Chairman and Director-General

National Enterprise Development Authority

Ministry of Industry and Commerce

Sri Lanka

Tel: +94 (0) 113443610

Fax: +94 (0) 112368393





If you have any question, please do not hesitate to contact us.




UNESCO EE-Net Secretariat

UNESCO Bangkok

920 Sukhumvit Road, Prakanong

Bangkok 10110, Thailand

Tel: +66 2 391 0577

Fax: +66 2 391 0866


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