Latin America and Caribbean Consultation for the UNESCO World Higher Education Conference 2022

About the consultation

As part of the events prior to the 3rd UNESCO World Higher Education Conference that will take place in Barcelona from May 18 to 20, 2022, UNESCO IESALC will carry out a consultation for Latin America and the Caribbean that will collect the voices of the different groups of interest related to higher education (HEI leaders, academics, students, governments, rectors’ conferences, university associations/networks, employers, multilateral organizations, etc.) on ten key issues for higher education.

The cycle of activities

For the consultation, UNESCO IESALC will carry out ten webinars between October 2021 and February 2022. Its themes will revolve around the ten key issues that the World Conference will address. Each webinar will consist of presenting an expert on a specific issue and two panels, one with representatives of the government sector and the other with the main stakeholders related to higher education.

Expert Presentations

Government Leaders Panel

Interest Groups Panel

Thematic issues

How can you participate?

  • Sign up for the webinars that we have prepared around the ten priority thematic issues of the Conference.
  • Send us your opinion and/or share your experience on any of these thematic issues in our public consultation.
  • Organize your own events on some of the priority thematic issues. Contact us to find out how!
  • Share the initiative on your social media and help us expand the voices of Latin America and the Caribbean at WHEC2022.

Do you have any questions?

Contact us!