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IBE-UNESCO Dazzles at the Education World Forum 2018
This year, the Education World Forum (EWF) opened with a highly anticipated Education Fast Forward debate, which featured Mmantsetsa Marope, Director of the IBE, and Andreas Schleicher, Director for Education and Skills, OECD.

Titled “From Global...
Swazi Political Leadership and the IBE commit to ensure Holistic Early Childhood Care and Education in the Kingdom
The Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Swaziland, his Excellency Barnabas Sibusiso Dlamini, held a ministerial meeting with the Director of the International Bureau of Education (IBE), Dr. Mmantsetsa Marope, with the purpose of reaffirming the commitment of the Government of Swaziland and the UNESCO-...
IBE works with Swaziland government to develop holistic Early Childhood system
IBE and Swaziland’s government are working together this week to pioneer an integrated health and educational strategy for developing the country’s children, aged under 8.

Four days of workshops are due to be opened on 15 January by Prime Minister Barnabas Sibusiso...
Graduates begin IBE-led diploma in curriculum development for Arabic-speaking world
Dozens of graduates from 12 Middle Eastern and North African countries have begun 9 months of study designed to bolster their countries’ capacities to redesign curricula for 21st Century learning.

The IBE-led initiative offers a Postgraduate Diploma in...
Experts show how neuroscience can help us rethink educational practice
A special event, hosted by IBE-UNESCO has explored how insights from neuroscience can help us rethink educational practice.

The event, co-organized with the International Brain Research Organization (IBRO), heard evidence from three IBE-UNESCO/IBRO Science of Learning...
IBE LEARNING SERIES ''Neuroscience and education: From research to practice''
An event co-organized by UNESCO International Bureau of Education (IBE) and the International Brain Research Organization (IBRO)

Welcome and opening remarks
Mmantsetsa Marope, Director, UNESCO International Bureau of Education (...
Governing body backs IBE’s 2018 global leadership plans
The IBE’s governing body has strongly praised the Institute’s performance this year, with Member States describing it as “impressive” and “remarkable”. 
The IBE Council’s 67th Session also enthusiastically endorsed IBE’s 2018 plans for its continued global leadership of innovations...
Building on innate morality in babies is promising start towards nurturing human morality, says IBE Director
This year’s winner of one of the world’s most prestigious research prizes has shown that babies have real, but limited, moral sensibilities. However, these apparently innate sensibilities require nurturing with critical and rational insights if adults are to achieve a higher morality....