The third World Higher Education Conference will be held this year in Barcelona (October 7-9, 2021). Its purpose is to define and prepare the roadmap for a new era of higher education systems and institutions. The Conference aims to offer new knowledge, creative alliances of innovative ideas and produce a broad and revitalized coalition of the global higher education community in support of the 2030 Development Agenda and beyond.
Looking beyond the 2030 horizon, UNESCO has launched a new global initiative to foster international cooperation, rethink education and shape the future. The initiative “The futures of education” in which the Triptolemos Foundation has participated with its article “Education to create a sustainable global food system”, the only contribution referring to the Food System, included in the UNESCO document Humanistic futures of learning: Perspectives from UNESCO Chairs and UNITWIN Networks