UNESCO welcomes COP15 Biodiversity Agreement
Biodiversity is the living fabric of our planet. It is vital to transform our behaviors and values to halt and reverse its decline. UNESCO seeks to harness the full power of education, science, culture and information to mobilize for the planet and make peace with nature.
Protecting Biodiversity calls for Sharing Humanity
Our Lives depend on biodiversity, and today biodiversity depends on us. To protect, restore and preserve, we must share science, knowledge, best practices and bring out the best of who we are as human beings. This is UNESCO's call for #SharingHumanity.
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Re|Shaping Cultural Policies for the Promotion of Fundamental Freedoms and the Diversity of Cultural Expression – the Palestine project
As a knowledge base organization, unesco publishes global data and scientific information to guide public policies. As the official statistical agency of unesco, the unesco institute for statistics is also produces a wide range of indicators in the fields of education, science, culture and more
UNESCO has identified key challenges for the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals and the improvement of the human condition.
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Afghanistan: UNESCO condemns Taliban decision to ban women from higher education and calls for its immediate revocation
22 December 2022