This event will be held on Thursday, 16 August 2012, 09.00-11.00 East Timor Local Time (GMT+9). Connect-Asia will broadcast this event live from Dili, Timor Leste. Join us and watch our broadcast.
During his two-day visit in Timor Leste, United Nations Secretary-General Mr. Ban Ki-moon will deliver a lecture for the National University of Timor-Leste about "The Role of Education in Nation-Building". The lecture includes a Panel Session on Education with UNESCO, UNICEF, and the Timor Leste Government, followed by a Q&A session facilitated by UNESCO Director General Ms. Irina Bokova and UK's former Prime Minister Mr. Gordon Brown, who comes to Timor Leste as the UN Special Envoy for Global Education.