September 16, 2022

Emancipating Education: Perspectives and Challenges in Transforming and Education System

Pathfinders for Peaceful, Just and Inclusive Societies, NYU Steinhardt, NYU Wagner, NYU Center for Global Affairs


New York University Steinardt | Kimball Hall Lobby, 246 Greene Street, 1st Floor, New York, NY 10003

Date & Time

September 16, 2022
3:00PM EDT - 4:30PM EDT

Join us for a conversation on opportunities to advance equality through innovative education reforms with Nadiem Anwar Makarim, Minister of Education, Indonesia. This conversation will be moderated by Dana Burde, Director of the International Education Program at the NYU Steinhardt School.

This discussion will present the key aspects of Indonesia’s ambitious plan for educational reform; explore the opportunities and challenges of transforming education systems; reflect on the role of education reform in facing the hardships brought by the COVID-19 pandemic and its aftermath, including the digital divide and regional inequalities; and learn from Indonesia’s experience in promoting innovation to deliver change and improve livelihoods.