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Two years on after COVID-19, Education ministers are set to meet in Nairobi for the 21st Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers to discuss some of the most pressing education challenges at a time when the world is recovering from the impacts of the pandemic. 


Commonwealth Education Ministers will gather in Nairobi, Kenya, from 27–28 April 2022 for the 21st Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers (CCEM) to address key education priorities within the Commonwealth towards the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.


Hosted by the Government of Kenya in collaboration with the Commonwealth Secretariat and Kenya’s Ministry of Education, the high-level conference will take place under the theme, ‘Rethinking Education for Innovation, Growth and Sustainability post-Covid-19’, and will bring together ministers, senior government officials, educators and teachers, development partners, civil society, and policymakers to share knowledge and good practices, identify areas of action and explore innovative approaches that can be adapted by member countries to develop sustainable and resilient education systems.