Announcement of the 2019 SEAMEO-Japan ESD Award, Theme: Building Peace in Schools and Communities

The Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization (SEAMEO) and the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan (MEXT) in cooperation with UNESCO Asia and Pacific Regional Bureau for Education are pleased to announce the 2019 SEAMEO-Japan Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) Award, with the theme of “Building Peace in Schools and Communities”.

The objectives of this year’s award scheme are:

1. To raise awareness of peace education and sustainable development in schools and communities in Southeast Asia and Japan.

2. To promote and share initiatives and good practices that support sustainable development through the integration of peace education into the holistic school programmme and the school’s contributions in improving/developing “culture of peace” in the communities.

3. To encourage schools to develop and improve current ESD activities and programmes.

We would like to invite all public and private schools as well as vocational and technical schools (certificate level) in 11 SEAMEO Member Countries, namely Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor-Leste and Vietnam to submit the information about their respective school’s activities/programmes relating to the theme.  Details of the award and guidelines for submission of entries are available in the SEAMEO website: [1] or last day for submission of entries is ON 2 SEPTEMBER 2019.

Announcement of the 2018 SEAMEO-Japan ESD Award. Theme: Applying Local Wisdom for Environmental Conservation

The objectives of this year’s award scheme are: To raise awareness of local wisdom applied for environmental conservation and sustainable development in schools and communities in Southeast Asia and Japan. To promote and share initiatives and good practices that support sustainable development through the integration of local wisdom into the teaching and learning practices and […]

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“Anyone Can Make a Game” Game Development On‐line Training for Students  

On the occasion of SEAMEO 50th Anniversary in 2015, a project entitled SEAMEO 50×3 Schools’ Network was developed with its aims to leverage capacity of school leaders, teachers, and students through capacity development programmes and other contributions from 21 SEAMEO Regional Centres, SEAMEO stakeholders, and partners. The SEAMEO Schools’ Network also enables the participating schools to help each […]

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SEAMOLEC Digital Competition

We are pleased to inform you that SEAMEO SEAMOLEC will be celebrating its 20th Anniversary on February 27, 2017. With regards to the celebration, we will hold 3 digital competitions as follows:1. Whiteboard Animation Competition 2. Digital Book Competition 3. Edugame Competition All STUDENTS, COLLEGE STUDENTS, AND TEACHERS FROM SOUTHEAST ASIAN COUNTRIES are invited to participate in these […]

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