Mission

OUR MISSION

The main objective of AVCN is to capitalize all the achievements and experience of the UNESCO Avicenna Virtual Campus launched in November 2002 to present (12 years hard work of international expertise, development of new projects and especially development and improvement of AVICENNE MODEL concepts.

Based on the experience of projects implemented by UNESCO in more than 49 member states, we provide adapted solutions to develop your teaching skills and use of ICTE (Information and Communication Technologies for Education) to improve the quality of education that you provide:

– A methodology of pedagogic engineering of production quality online courses

– Validated experiments in several partner universities of UNESCO Avicenna network

– International standards of UNESCO on the production of online courses

– A quality assurance system for validation and certification of pedagogic online contents

 

High-level international experts are at your service to assist you in developing your institution and capacity building of your teachers.

The AVCN also aims, in accordance with the national regulations and international programs in force, to:

► Contribute to the realisation of the right to education as stipulated by international agreements and conventions promulgated by the United Nations
► Supporting the development and promotion of education in achieving the goals of Education for All (EFA) as defined in the Programme of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) for 2015 and beyond

► Support policies and strategies for innovation and improve the quality of education and training at all levels

► Promote, through education programmes, based on the universal values of peace, freedom, equality, solidarity, tolerance, brotherhood, diversity and living together
► Encourage programmes of culture for peace and non-violence
► Develop cooperation, partnership and exchange of experiences at local, regional and international levels North-South and South-South
► Promote specific socio-educational and vocational programmes for young people and women in particular
► Strengthen the capacity of teacher training and education of the personnel (administration staff)
► Contribute to the improvement of programmes, educational innovations and pedagogical devices including Information Technology and Communication (ICTE)
► Provide technical assistance to schools, institutions and countries involved in the above areas