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Photo Report (November, 2014)

UNESCO World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) was held in Okayama city, Okayama (from November 4th to 8th) and Nagoya city, Aichi, Japan (from November 10th to 12th, 2014)

During UNESCO World Conference on ESD, Ms. Hinako Takahashi, Parliamentary Vice-Minister, attended both the opening ceremony in Okayama city on November 6th and the Third Plenary in Nagoya city on November 12th. She also visited Toyota Ecoful Town and Yanami wetland in Toyota city.


  • With high school and university students who participated in a sub event

  • Presenting about the efforts of MOE at the Third Plenary

  • Visitng Yanami wetland registered under the Ramsar Convention

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The conferences and events on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) were held in Nagoya city, Aichi, Japan. (November 9th, 2014)

During UNESCO World Conference on ESD, Mr. Kitamura, State Minister of the Environment, attended the International Conference on Higher Education for Sustainable Development and the ceremony of "ESD Photo Communication Award".


  • Greeting speech at the International Conference on Higher Education for Sustainable Development

  • Talking to one of participants from overseas at the reception

  • At the ceremony of "ESD Photo Communication Award"

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