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.
A Southeast Asia Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) teacher educators’ network was created at a workshop organized by UNESCO from 24 to 26 April 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand. The workshop was designed to review the project Sustainability Begins with...