Noida: On 3rd December 2018, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution registering 24th January as International Day of Education, in recognition of the role of education in their peace and development effort.
“The international community reiterated that education plays a very important job in building societies that are self sustaining and adds to the accomplishment of all other Sustainable Development Goals as it committed a special day to celebrate educational efforts around the world”, said Dr. Sandeep Marwah (President of AAFT and patron to IFUNA – Indian Federation of United Nation Association).
“UNESCO, as the specialized United Nations agency for education facilitates the annual observation of the day in close cooperation with prime education providers like AAFT. I value the efforts of AAFT in celebrating such a vital day in the year”, said Onuel Uka (individual from Indo Nigerian Film Association).
Mahboob Afzal (Director at Al Salomah Medical Tourism P Ltd.), Alisonou Husanboy (Cameraman), Akrom Isakov (Film Director), Kuliev Azizbek (actor) and eminent actress Shakhzoda Matchanova from Uzbekistan also graced the festival with their presence. Adeep Tondon, renowned film maker from Mumbai likewise joined the ceremony to release a poster catered to observe International Education Day.