The Aflatoun Regional Meeting: Latin America & the Caribbean 2021
The event was aimed at facilitating discussion between teachers, managers, educational and financial authorities, private banks, international agencies, and NGOs on the importance of Financial Education, Entrepreneurship, and the Promotion of Sustainable Development for children and young people.
The event comprised three main activities:
1. The EDUCA, Ahorra y Emprende Fair (June 8-16): aimed at students at different levels. They will share their entrepreneurial experiences and reflect on financial education, entrepreneurship, gender equity, sustainable development, the culture of peace, and responsible citizenship. Participants: Aflatoun Network Organisations.
2. Regional Meeting of the Americas Network (June 17-18): aimed at discussing financial education, entrepreneurship and the promotion of sustainable development, and the state of the art in the region. The meeting is organized for teachers, managers, educational and financial authorities, private banks, international agencies, and organisations implementing or supporting financial education programmes. Participants: open to the general public.
3. Entrepreneurship Bootcamp (June 23-24): promoted by EDUCA México, it consists of two days of training for entrepreneurs on the design and execution of social and financial projects at an advanced level. Participants: students who participated in the “EDUCA Ahorra y Emprende Fair”.
Watch the recording here.