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.
As part of the project “Women Make the News – Thailand” a series of media and communication trainings were funded by the Australian Aid and conducted for the experts from the UNESCO’s online database of Thai female experts for journalists at UNESCO’s Offic...More
A chronological sampling of audio visual inscriptions, starting in 1860, on the International Memory of the World Register. More information on the video can be found at http://www.mowcap.org/wp-content/uploads/UNESCO-Memory-of-the-World-audio-visual-journ...More