Ith Vuthy, Deputy Program Director of SEAMEO CECCEP, was the guest speaker at the International Conference on Hybrids and Signing of Memorandum of Understanding 2023. The event was organized by the Asia Pacific Consortium of Researchers and Educators on 30 August 2023.
This event aims to strengthen institutions and foster cooperation between various institutions, including Indonesian Higher Education Institutions, the Indonesian AIC Consortium, PPT-ARSI, PPT-Vocational Indonesia, and Politeknik Piksi Ganesha. A total of 1000 students enthusiastically participated in this event.
This International Conference aims to embrace diversity and strengthen collaboration across borders, bringing together institutions that share a passion for advancing education. By combining diverse ideas and perspectives, the conference seeks to harness the collective power of academia to advance sustainable development.
In his presentation, Ith Vuthy shared deep insights on "Lessons from Successful Sustainable Education." He highlighted SEAMEO CECCEP's flagship programs as evidence of dedication to supporting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). His presentation provided a comprehensive overview of the role of education in shaping a sustainable future for the next generations. SEAMEO CECCEP's flagships include Children's Access and Participation to Quality ECCE, Anti-bias education, and holistic-integrated ECCE. He also said that SEAMEO CECCEP has conducted SEAPD on ECCE which resulted in a declaration agreed by Southeast Asian ministers.
The event culminated with signing the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between SEAMEO CECCEP and APCoRE. The signing ceremony aimed to strengthen both organizations' commitment to a collaboration to advance educational initiatives and promote sustainable practices.
In the end, the Hybrid International Conference and MoU Signing 2023 was a testament to the power of collaborative education. The event left an impression on the participants. It reaffirmed their dedication to pushing education forward and realizing the vision of a brighter future.