On behalf of the Organizing Committee, I am very delighted to welcome you to the 1st International Conference on “Re-shaping Education for Sustainable Development” in Kigali, Rwanda. This conference is being organized by the University of Rwanda through Leaders in Teaching Project funded by Mastercard Foundation in collaboration with United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN), Great Lakes. The conference theme, Re-thinking Holistic Education for the 4th Industrial Revolution, has been carefully chosen to mark such a milestone of our society.

It is expected that the conference will gather participants from different countries who will discuss sixteen thematic areas. This conference will be a good opportunity to share experience and exchange ideas on how to chart our journey forward to reach new heights.  

We would like to express our sincere gratitude to the sponsoring organizations for their invaluable support. We would like to also thank all of those who will participate in conference for their contribution to achieving education goals.

Welcome to Kigali.

Prof. Alphonce Uworwabayeho

Conference Coordinator



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