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.
The UNESCO Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development (MGIEP) is calling for unique proposals to be featured at its international ed-tech conference, titled ‘Transforming Education Conference for Humanity (TECH), to be held...More
When, local time : 16-17 October 2017 Where : Double Tree by Hilton Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand Type of Event : Project Meeting Contact : firstname.lastname@example.org ; email@example.com ; firstname.lastname@example.org Today’s digital skills should include competencies beyond basi...More
Background On 25 September 2015, the 70th UN General Assembly formally adopted 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that will frame policies and programmes of Member States over the next 15 years. The SDG4 reaffirms education as a fundamental human righ...More
23‐25 November 2016 | Bangkok, Thailand Since its inception in 2002, the ICT in Education Programme at UNESCO Bangkok has created various tools and resources for teachers and teacher educators to support effective ICT‐pedagogy integration. These include a...More
27-29 June 2016 | Astana, Republic of Kazakhstan The Central Asia Symposium on ICT in Education (CASIE) has served as a convening platform for the Central Asian republics to collectively discuss ongoing challenges in education and identify possible solutio...More