The 6th APEC Education Ministerial Meeting will take place in October 4-6 in Peru, Lima and will be co-chaired by Peru and the Russian Federation. The preparation process is very intensive and is needed more joint efforts and work.
Therefore the Russian Federation proposes to have a two Preparatory Sessions to the 6th AEMM:
- Preparatory session 1: on final drafting of documents to the AEMM;
- Preparatory session 2: Workshop on the APEC Education Strategy. APEC Education Strategy is significant and laborious document providing to APEC member economies the common vision on long-term goals of educational cooperation with the main aim to support the need in human resources development and as a result to contribute to the economic growth in APEC economies and advance economic integration in Asia-Pacific Region (taken from the APEC Education Strategy Task Force Terms of Reference). And as it was agreed at the first planning meeting for the 6th AEMM (China, Beijing), the APEC Education Strategy will be developed and submitted to the 6th AEMM scheduled from the October 4-6, 2016 for adoption.
The sessions are planned to be held the September 1st as meetings on the sidelines of the 5th APEC Conference on Cooperation in Higher Education and the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) in Vladivostok, 1-4 of September 2016.
We invite HRDWG member economies, members of the APEC Education Strategy Task Force and their representatives, and also researchers and businesses to take part in discussion to develop the Documents to the 6th
AEMM, particularly, APEC Education Strategy for best.