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.
First global event of its kind aims to develop action plan for implementation of landmark UNESCO Recommendation on documentary heritage Much of Southeast Asia’s rich documentary heritage is at risk due to improper or inadequate safeguarding measures, or is...More
( မြန်မာစာသားကိုဒီနေရာကိုနှိပ်ပါ - Click here for Myanmar text) Project to launch with MoW national level training workshop in Yangon from 4-5 May Myanmar’s documentary heritage is rich and diverse, ranging from ancient texts carved in stone and palm leaf...More