UNDPI.org

NGO information exchange

Tuesday
Jul 17th
 
Home arrow UN news arrow Culture, Education
Culture, Education
Preserving cultural heritage, diversity vital for peacebuilding in Middle East – UNESCO chief
User Rating: / 0
Tuesday, 23 May 2017
Preserving cultural heritage, diversity vital for peacebuilding in Middle East – UNESCO chief
Protecting cultural diversity is vital for peacebuilding in the Middle East, the head of the United Nations cultural agency said today, pledging solidarity with the victims of ethnic and religious violence in the region, and highlighting the need for both ‘hard’ and ‘soft’ power....
Read more... [Preserving cultural heritage, diversity vital for peacebuilding in Middle East – UNESCO chief]
 
On World Day, UN agencies urge countering threats to cultural diversity
User Rating: / 0
Saturday, 20 May 2017
On World Day, UN agencies urge countering threats to cultural diversity
Cultural diversity – the driving force of change and development – is increasingly under threat, United Nations agencies today said, reaffirming supp...
Read more... [On World Day, UN agencies urge countering threats to cultural diversity]
 
UNESCO urges investigation into murder of award-winning Mexican journalist
User Rating: / 0
Monday, 15 May 2017
UNESCO urges investigation into murder of award-winning Mexican journalist
Following the killing of award-winning Mexican journalist Javier Arturo Valdez Cárdenas, the head of the United Nations cultural agency today encouraged the co...
Read more... [UNESCO urges investigation into murder of award-winning Mexican journalist]
 
Buddha's message of compassion 'timeless' says UN chief on international day
User Rating: / 0
Tuesday, 09 May 2017
Buddha's message of compassion 'timeless' says UN chief on international day
Observing the Day of Vesak, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres called on the global community to draw inspiration from the journey of Lord Buddh...
Read more... [Buddha's message of compassion 'timeless' says UN chief on international day]
 
Baku Forum: Time to find 'magic formula' for peaceful coexistence, says UNESCO chief
User Rating: / 0
Friday, 05 May 2017
Baku Forum: Time to find 'magic formula' for peaceful coexistence, says UNESCO chief
It is time to find that “magic formula” that will encourage people to live together in peace, the head of the United Nations Educational, Cultural an...
Read more... [Baku Forum: Time to find 'magic formula' for peaceful coexistence, says UNESCO chief]
 
<< Start < Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next > End >>

Results 26 - 30 of 1119

Poll

How often do you receive first hand information about the UN from your radio & TV stations?
 

Crisis watch

  • Dura aterragem na Venezuela
    A Venezuela está à beira do precipício. A ação concertada ainda pode evitar a sua queda. Mas quanto mais se atrase, mais venezuelanos morrerão por falta de medicamentos, pela má nutrição ou pela violência.
  • South China Sea Ruling Sweeps Away Diplomatic Ambiguities
    Tuesday?s ruling by the International Tribunal on the Law of the Sea has bought a little clarity to the problems in the South China Sea, but it has not made solving the underlying problems significantly...
  • China Hardens Position on South China Sea
    China has taken a leap towards clarifying its claims in the South China Sea, but in a direction that could intensify frictions.
  • Erdo?an?s Pyrrhic victory
    Paradoxes have always abounded in the relationship between the Turkish military and the country?s politicians. Turkey?s armed forces ? or factions within them ? have justified their repeated interventions in politics with claims that they...
  • Venezuela?s hard landing
    Venezuela is on the edge of the precipice. Concerted action may yet pull it back. But the longer it is delayed, the more Venezuelans will die from lack of medicines, malnutrition or violence.