|World Conference on Education for All: Meeting Basic Learning Needs - Final Report (UNICEF - UNDP - UNESCO - WB - WCEFA, 1990, 129 p.)|
|5. Education for All: Call to Action - Summary of Closing Plenary Session|
As the Conference was closed, the vision of a cooperative future was maintained:
We have seen before our very eyes a broad-based alliance in favour of people, in favour of the cause of education.
Senator Hon. Carlisle Dunkley of Jamaica
in his vote of thanks on behalf of all Conference participants
How much we have learned in mutual listening and understanding here, we will see in the future.
H.E Mr. Josef Hromadka
Acting President of the Conference
The World Conference is a milestone from which we will measure our progress for the decades to come.
Executive Secretary, WCEFA
Jomtien: the name in English can be translated as the "summit of the candle", which is appropriate for a conference with hopes to shine the light of knowledge around the world.
General Mana Ratanakoses
Minister of Education, Thailand.
Education is the right of all
Join us, come with us,
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