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    ICC-Angkor Meeting (1-3Jun09)-thum.jpg  Angkor World Heritage Site

    Angkor (from the Sanskrit “nagara”, meaning city or capital) is a large archaeological site situated 6 km north of the town of Siem Reap, Cambodia. It was the capital of the Khmer empire from the IXth to the XVth century AD during the period of Khmer civilisation was at the height of its power and the temples were built to glorify a succession of Khmer Kings. More

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    Awarded for Video Production on Gender at the MDG-F Regional Workshop - ()
    27-07-2011 4:15 am Picture 142-thum.jpgOn 20-22 of June 2011, the MDG-F Secretariat hosted the “Regional Workshop for Africa, Arab States, Asia and Eastern Europe,” gathering over 200 participants from the UN system and its national counterparts to share experiences and lessons learnt. More

    20th Technical Session of ICC-Angkor Meeting - ()
    27-07-2011 1:45 am 20 TC icc-angkor meeting-thum.jpgThe objectives of this ICC-Angkor technical session were to discuss the progress of preservation and development works in Angkor, assess the work carried out during the last 6 months, present new projects and bring assistance if the need arises. The meeting served to provide a forum to many countries and institutions to present and review their assistance to Angkor, World Heritage Site. More

    ADG/ED’s impression - (ADG Newsletter no 5)
    22-04-2011 8:30 am 2011.3.25 ADG-ED Mr Qian TANG visited-by SCT (258)thum.jpg More

    Celebration of International Mother Language Day - ()
    21-02-2011 8:10 am Mother Tongue-thum.jpgInternational Mother Language Day has been celebrated on 21 February each year since 2000. This year, UNESCO and UNICEF in Cambodia will jointly celebrate the Day, honouring the world's nearly 6,000 languages and promoting linguistic diversity and bilingual and multilingual education. More

    The hidden crisis: Armed conflict and education - (ED HQ)
    09-02-2011 5:35 am gmr2011-postcard1thum.jpgAs the countdown to the launch of the 2011 Report begins, the latest news and information about the launch on 1 March 2011 is available on our website, including a flyer for the Report. More

    The next 20th Technical Session of ICC-Angkor - ()
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    CISP Leaflet and Poster - ()
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    Workshop on Community Radio Program Production for Provincial Journalists of Cambodia - ()
    30-11-2010 6:40 am Picture 012.jpgIn the framework of its programme for the development of communication and media, the UNESCO Office in Phnom Penh cooperated with the Ministry of Information to organize a five-day workshop on Community Radio Program Production. More

    World Philosophy Day 2010: Cambodian Youth as Future Peacekeepers - ()
    30-11-2010 6:35 am 013thum.jpgOn November 16 2010, UNESCO, in cooperation with the Philosophical Association of Cambodia and the Royal Academy of Cambodia, celebrated the World Philosophy Day. More than one hundred and fifty participants including monks, university students, professors and government officials gathered at the Royal Academy of Cambodia to discuss philosophy under the theme of cultural diversity and culture of peace. More

    A Magical Night of Shadow Puppets, Yeak Laom Concert and Collectors’ Exhibition: UNESCO Office in Phnom Penh and Bophana Center Celebrate the World Day for Audiovisual Heritage 2010 - ()
    30-11-2010 6:30 am 2010.10.27 - UNESCO World Day for Audiovisual Heritage75.jpgOn October 27 2010, UNESCO, in collaboration with Bophana Audiovisual Center, celebrated the UNESCO World Day for Audiovisual Heritage 2010. A half-day conference was followed by Cambodian art performances in the evening. The aim of the day’s celebration was to remind the community, government and national and international organizations about the importance of preserving Cambodia’s audiovisual heritage. The theme for this year was: “Save and Savour your audiovisual collections—Now!” More

    World Teacher Day - (UNESCO HQ)
    01-10-2010 8:50 am CLT teacher-thu.jpgDay after day, in classes across the world, teachers bring knowledge to life.
    Through the lenses of photojournalists, the virtual exhibition, “Tribute to Teachers”, presents snapshots of teachers exercising their profession in difficult circumstances – in remote rural communities, in zones recovering from conflict, in areas struck by natural disasters. They show teachers working with migrants, refugees, with children from nomadic families or with special needs. More

    The 1st Anniversary of the Inscription of the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum Archives in the Memory of the World International Register - ()
    18-08-2010 6:40 am 2010.8.9 - MoW Ceremony Tuol Sleng 270-thum.jpgThe Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts and the UNESCO Office in Phnom Penh jointly organized the 1st anniversary ceremony of the inscription of the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum Archives in the Memory of the World International Register on 9 August, 2010. More

    Awards aim to find Champions of Biodiversity in South East Asia - (UNESCO Jakarta)
    12-07-2010 1:30 am Biodiversity conservation projects of youth, corporations, and media in the ASEAN region now stand a chance to be recognized through a regional awards program launched by the ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity (ACB) and the ASEAN Foundation. More

    The next 17th Plenary Session of the ICC-Angkor - ()
    21-06-2010 5:55 am ICC-Anglor_logo.jpgICC-Angkor: The next 17th Plenary session of the ICC-Angkor will take place in Siem Reap on 25 November 2010. More

    The Committee's Recommendations - the 19th Technical Committee - ()
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    Media must play role in pushing for gender equality, Migiro says - ()
    28-05-2010 3:35 am for the whole Newsletter of UN Daily News More

    The Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum Archives listed as Historic Global Documentary Heritage by UNESCO - ()
    13-05-2010 7:15 am Woman detained in S-21 with her child.jpgThe historic photographs and documents from the site of the S-21 prison and interrogation center of the Pol Pot regime which are placed at the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum Archives in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, have been registered as documentary heritage of exceptional value at the UNESCO Memory of the World List. More

    Press Release: Radios hand-over Ceremony in Ratanakiri - ()
    05-05-2010 12:55 am 2010.4.26 - launching the Global Monitoring Report-thum.jpgAiming at promoting community radio as a tool for development, peace building and freedom of access to information, in 2007 the Ministry of Information and UNESCO developed a community radio system in Ratanakiri Province. More

    Phnom Penh World Press Freedom Day 2010 Celebration - ()
    05-05-2010 12:35 am photo_160x200_en.jpgWorld Press Freedom Day is celebrated across the globe every May 3rd, representing an opportunity to commemorate the fundamental principles of press freedom and to pay solemn tribute to journalists who have lost their lives in the line of duty. More

    Launch of the EFA Global Monitoring Report and EFA Global Action Week - ()
    05-05-2010 12:00 am 2010.4.26 - launching the Global Monitoring Report 066-thum.jpgUNESCO Phnom Penh, together with members of Global Campaign for Education Cambodia, celebrated this year’s EFA Global Action Week with several events. More

    Press Release for Global Action Week 2010 - ()
    30-03-2010 1:55 am ED global Campaign-thum.jpgIn April this year, children and adults from all over the world will be participating in an international campaign with the purpose of giving every child and adult in the world the opportunity to get an education by 2015, the 1GOAL: Education for All. 1GOAL has been launched to coincide with the FIFA Football World Cup. The aim of Global Action week is to give priority to education financing even in the face of the economic downturn. More

    The Living with Heritage - (The Living with Heritage)
    15-01-2010 1:05 am lwh_logo-thum.jpgThe Living with Heritage project is funded by the Australian Research Council and is a collaboration between various industry partners including UNESCO and APSARA. World Heritage site management in developing countries is challenged by conflicting demands of conservation, economic development and social equity. More

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    Bi-Annual Report 2009-2010
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    UNESCO Phnom Penh Office Overview of Activities
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    Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
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    Recherches préliminaires sur les langues des minorités du Cambodge
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    ICC Angkor 15 Years
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    Eighteenth Technical Committee
    18th CT en cover-thum.jpg The 18th Technical meeting of the International Co-ordinating Committee for the Safeguarding and Development of the Historic Site of Angkor (ICC-Angkor) was held on 2 & 3 June 2009 in Siem Reap. More

    Sixteenth Plenary Session
    16SP cover en-thum.jpg The 16th Plenary Session of the International Coordinating Committee for the Safeguarding and Development of the Historic Site of Angkor (ICC-Angkor) was held on 15th December 2009 in Siem Reap. More

    UNESCO National Education Support Strategy
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    Khmer Silverwares
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    Memory of the World
    MOW Guidelines EN-thum.jpg general guidelines to safeguard documentary heritage More

    How to do community radio: a primer for community radio operators
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    Community radio handbook
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    Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Culture Heritage
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    Volunteers from the Basque Country (Spain) at UNESCO in Cambodia
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    CAMBODIA - UNESCO Country Programming Document 2009 - 2010
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    Annual Report 2008
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    Technique of Natural Dyeing and Traditional Pattern of Silk Production in Cambodia
    Natural Dyeing-thum.jpg Cambodia is a country in Southeast Asia with a long history of great culture and tradition. Weaving is a Khmer craft that has existed since the Funan period. More

    Between a Tiger and a Crocodile
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