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.
This project aimed to raise the capacity of teachers to incorporate local elements of intangible cultural heritage (ICH), and principles of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) into teaching and learning practices. Within the framework of the 2003 C...More
DOWNLOAD PHASE I REPORT Bangkok: UNESCO Bangkok, 38 p, 2015. TH/DOC/CLT/001/15/E About the Project UNESCO set up a global ICH capacity-building programme aimed at building up the knowledge and skills in both government institutions and civil society in ben...More