News: The SDGs and the global education agenda - promises and possibilities

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Yusuf Sayed, Professor of International Education and Development Policy (Education) at University of Sussex, and an ESRC-DFID grant holder, spoke at a Sussex Development Lecture in April. 

Yusuf Sayed discussed 'The SDGs and the global education Agenda: Promises and Possibilitiesat the Insititute of Development Studies on 25 April 2019.

The video is embedded below for anyone who was unable to attend in person, or to watch the livestreaming:

The lecture was part of the Sussex Development Lecture series: Achieving the SDGs: Synergies and Tensions.

Further details are available on the IDS event page.

Yusuf Sayed leads research on teachers in peace-building in Rwanda and South Africa enabled by the ESRC–DFID Joint Fund for Poverty Alleviation

A recent impact story explores how the research has helped teachers to become active agents of peace-building.