Updated: Jan 23
The fifth International Day of Education will be celebrated on 24 January 2023 under the theme “to invest in people, prioritize education”. Education must be prioritized to accelerate progress towards all the Sustainable Development Goals against the backdrop of a global recession, growing inequalities and the climate crisis.
UNESCO is dedicating this year's International Day to girls and women in Afghanistan who have been deprived of their right to education. It is calling for the immediate lifting of the ban restricting their access to education.
As Augustinian Missionary Sisters, our specific mission - EDUCATORS AT THE SERVICE OF THE KINGDOM. We are educators by our vocation and charism.