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.
According to the Incheon Declaration on Education 2030 agenda, achieving the targets of the education goal of the Sustainable Development Agenda (SDG) will require enabling financing strategies, as well as sustained, innovative and well targeted financing...More
Funding is one of the major challenges faced by schools in the Asia-Pacific region. According to the new UNESCO study with 10 countries in Asia-Pacific, schools are not receiving adequate funding and increase in government expenditures has slowed recently....More