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1 Director-General urges investigation into murder of blogger and journalist Niloy Chakrabarti in BangladeshParis, XX August—The Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, today urged an investigation into the murder of a blogger and journalist, Niloy Cha
( UNESCO Latest News )

Content by: UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization The Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, today urged an investigation into the murder of a blogger and journalist, Niloy Chakrabarti, who was killed in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, on 7 August.

Created on 2015-08-10 14:48:16
2 18 April: Celebrating young people on the International Day for Monuments and Sites
( UNESCO News )

Content by: UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

18 April 2018 is the International Day for Monuments and Sites with the theme: Heritage for Generations.

If our heritage is what we leave behind for future generations, we need to prepare young people to protect it—and the best way is through educ...

Created on 2018-04-18 14:00:00
3 2015 UNESCO Literacy Prizes go to organizations in Chile, Madagascar, Mozambique, Slovakia and Sri Lanka
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Content by: UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization Paris, 22 July–The Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, has named this year’s laureates of UNESCO’s International Literacy Prizes: Associação Progresso in Mozambique and Sri Lanka’s National Institute of Education will receive the UNESCO King Sejong Literacy Prize, while Madagascar’s Platform of Associatio...

Created on 2015-07-22 09:03:40
4 A new start for jobs and growth in Greece: Commission mobilises more than €35 billion from the EU budget
( European Union News )
Created on 2015-07-15 12:19:00
5 Arab Idol Winner Mohammad Assaf Appointed As First Ever Regional Youth Ambassador For Palestine Refugees
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

25 June 2013, New York, USA | Myriam Kusayanagi - The excitement in Gaza City was palpable on Saturday June 22nd 2013, as the catchy theme tune of the popular television talent show "Arab Idol" started and the competition was shown on big screens.

Created on 2013-06-25 04:00:00
6 Arts Project for Refugees in Berlin
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

5 July 2016, New York, USA | South-South News — A group of refugees from Iraq and Syria are working as Arabic-speaking guides at Berlin’s state museums, introducing fellow newcomers to the cultural riches of the city – including artifacts from their own countries. The project is called Multaka - meaning “meeting point” in Arabic ...

Created on 2016-07-05 17:21:09
7 AU Commission Chairperson’s condolence message following deaths in the Mediterranean seas
( African Union News )
Created on 2015-05-12 17:04:34
8 AUC Chairperson calls on all the leaders and the people of Nigeria to respond peacefully to the announcement of the results of the election
( African Union News )
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9 Bahrain: UN rights office concerned at crackdown on human rights and political opposition groups
( Human Rights )

Content by: UN News Centre

 

21 June 2016 – Concerned at the intensification of a crackdown on free expression and association, and the right to a nationality in Bahrain, the United Nations human rights office today urged the Government to ensure those rights are protected ...

Created on 2016-06-21 15:28:37
10 Combatting Fundamentalism
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

3 March 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — In a report to the UN Human Rights Council, the UN expert on cultural rights said cultural rights and education are key deterrents to fundamentalism and extremism.

Created on 2017-03-03 17:52:23
11 Commission modernises EU customs procedures
( European Union News )
Created on 2015-07-27 22:00:00
12 Director-General calls for investigation into the killing of journalist Rasim Aliyev in Baku
( UNESCO Latest News )

Content by: UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization The Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, today condemned the killing of Azerbaijani journalist Rasim Aliyev, who died in Baku on 9 August.

Created on 2015-08-12 08:30:59
13 Director-General condemns the killing of Iraqi journalists Raed al-Juburi and Thaer Al-Ali
( UNESCO Latest News )

Content by: UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization The Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, today voiced grave concern over the safety of journalists in Iraq following confirmation of the killing of Raed al-Juburi in Baghdad and Thaer Al-Ali in Mosul.

Created on 2015-08-03 11:54:47
14 Director-General Signs Condolences Book for Nepal
( UNESCO News )

Content by: UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

On 6 May, the Director-General expressed her sincere condolences to the Government and people of Nepal in the aftermath of the devastating earthquake that struck the country on 25 April by signing a m...

Created on 2015-05-07 12:10:50
15 Director-General urges investigation into murder of blogger and journalist Niloy Chakrabarti in Bangladesh
( UNESCO Latest News )

Content by: UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization The Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, today urged an investigation into the murder of a blogger and journalist, Niloy Chakrabarti, who was killed in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, on 7 August.

Created on 2015-08-10 15:55:15
16 EU and Vietnam reach agreement on free trade deal
( European Union News )
Created on 2015-08-06 11:11:00
17 EU Annual Growth Survey 2015: A new Momentum for Jobs, Growth and Investment
( European Union News )
Created on 2014-11-28 11:00:00
18 EU launches Investment Offensive to boost jobs and growth
( European Union News )
Created on 2014-11-26 10:00:00
19 Europe leads the way in the fight against climate change and Ebola
( European Union News )
Created on 2014-10-24 15:00:00
20 ICC finds Malian extremist guilty of war crime in destroying historic sites in Timbuktu
( Africa )

Content by: News Centre

 

27 September 2016 – The International Criminal Court (ICC) today found a Malian Islamist accused of destroying historical and religious monuments in the fabled city of Timbuktu guilty in the fir...

Created on 2016-09-27 15:43:02

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