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Deputy Secretary General of the Eurasian Peoples 'Assembly Mikhail Fedorov noted the importance of the quality of education in the context of digitalization and presented several events of the Eurasian Peoples' Assembly and its partners, speaking on November 20 at the online Global Congress of G-Global universities.
International Congress “G-Global. World of the XXI century” was initiated by the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev. Since 2013, the International Secretariat of G-Global brings together 190 countries for the balanced development of the world economy.
This year the International Congress “G-Global. World of the XXI Century” was held from 18 to 20 November for the first time completely online. During three days, over 100 experts from 27 countries took part in the event. The co-organizers were the international organizations UNCTAD, ECOSOC, World Leaders Alliance - Club of Madrid, BBC World News, the Reinventing Bretton Woods Committee, ASEAN and others.
On November 20 as part of “G-Global. World of the XXI century”, the Global University Congress was held. Heads of universities and public figures from India, Brazil, Germany and many other countries of the world spoke at the Congress.
Mikhail Fedorov focused the attention of the congress participants on the problem of the quality of education in the context of digitalization, especially aggravated in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic, and suggested that the participants, on the basis of the Council for Science and Continuing Education of the Eurasian Peoples' Assembly and the Eurasian Economic Club of Scientists, form an International Organizing Committee to prepare for participation in World Quality Congress, which will be held in Belgrade (Serbia) in 2021 and will be dedicated to the problem of the quality of education.
Mikhail Fedorov also recalled the 75th anniversary of the UN, which all of humanity marks this year, and the Millennium Declaration adopted by the UN 20 years ago that identified poverty and hunger as the main problems of the beginning of the third millennium. The Deputy Secretary General of the Eurasian Peoples' Assembly cited the words of the Head of the UN World Food Program, David Beasley that in a pandemic the world is waiting for “a famine of biblical proportions”. Mikhail Fedorov urged the audience to take part in the design and analytical session on December 10, 2020. The session will discuss the program of the Global Food Forum “Improving the quality of life, ensuring food security - the road to peace”. The forum will take place in Moscow on March 23-26, 2021.
Mikhail Fedorov also congratulated the congress participants on the World Children's Day, citing the words of the Chairman of the Organizing Committee, the main organizer of the International Congress “G-Global. World of the XXI century”, Doctor of Economics Serik Nugerbekov, that the main task of the people of the planet today is to ensure sustainable development of the world community for the sake of children, in the name of the future of humanity. The Deputy Secretary General of the Eurasian Peoples' Assembly especially thanked Mrs Gandhi, the great-granddaughter of the father of the nation of India, Mahatma Gandhi, for her speech at the forum, and stressed that building a world of non-violence on Earth was the main dream of her great great-grandfather, and today everything possible and depending on each of us must be done to make this dream come true.