The Organization has 54 field offices around the world. Its headquarters are located in Paris, France.
Its mission is to contribute to the building of peace, the eradication of poverty, sustainable development and intercultural dialogue through education, the sciences, culture, communication and information.
The Organization focuses, in particular, on two global priorities, Africa and Gender equality, and supports the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted at the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly, through all its programmes.
Governments across the Asia-Pacific region have signed on to a range of international agreements to protect and uphold the rights of all children and young people to a safe and quality education. For millions of learners in Asia-Pacific, the reality on the...More
UNESCO Bangkok will work with the Asian Forum of Parliamentarians on Population and Development (AFPPD) to bolster political will and improve policy outcomes around comprehensive sexuality education (CSE) in Asia-Pacific. The two-year project, “Parliamenta...More