UNESCO Asia-Pacific in the media 2018

UNESCO Asia-Pacific in the media 2018

January-April | May-August | September-December 


Koreas win UNESCO heritage status with joint wrestling bid (VDO)
https://www.deccanchronicle.com/videos/news/koreas-win-unesco-heritage-status-with-joint-wrestling-bid.html
Deccan Chronicle, 31 December 2018

On the path to sustainability
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/lifestyle/30360723
The Nation, 20 December 2018

Japanese winner of L'Oreal-UNESCO award for female scientists looks to reshape materials research
https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2018/12/13/national/science-health/japanese-winner-loreal-unesco-award-female-scientists-looks-reshape-materials-research
The Japan Times, 13 December 2018

How UNESCO MGIEP is helping us achieve the UN Education goals using socio-emotional learning tools
https://www.indiatoday.in/education-today/featurephilia/story/how-unesco-mgiep-is-helping-us-achieve-the-un-education-goals-using-socio-emotional-learning-tools-1412065-2018-12-18
India Today, 18 December 2018

Inspiring women of Myanmar
https://www.mmtimes.com/news/inspiring-women-myanmar.html
Myanmar Times, 18 December 2018

Protecting our priceless cultural objects
https://www.thejakartapost.com/academia/2018/12/18/protecting-our-priceless-cultural-objects.html
The Jakarta Post, 18 December 2018

Row over traditional masked dance averted with double Unesco listings
https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/row-over-traditional-masked-dance-averted-with-double-unesco-listings
The Straits Times, 17 December 2018

Intangible heritage stands up to scrutiny
https://www.bangkokpost.com/opinion/opinion/1594550/intangible-heritage-stands-up-to-scrutiny
Bangkok Post, 15 December 2018

Community looking to UNESCO listing to revive tradition
https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/nhknewsline/backstories/namahage/
NHK World - Japan, 13 December 2018

Plastic waste found in elephant poop at Thai Unesco World Heritage National Park
https://coconuts.co/bangkok/news/plastic-waste-found-elephant-poop-thai-unesco-world-heritage-national-park/
Coconuts Bangkok, 13 December 2018

Let's talk about sex
https://www.bangkokpost.com/business/news/1590906
Bangkok Post, 10 December 2018

Intangible cultural heritage (Graphics)
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/national/30360006
The Nation, 8 December 2018

With nod from Unesco, a ‘year of khon’ planned
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/national/30359631
The Nation, 1 December 2018

Malaysia's Dondang Sayang listed as Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by Unesco
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/breakingnews/30359665
The Nation, 1 December 2018

Unesco recognises Lkhon Khol
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50553932/unesco-recognises-lkhon-khol/
Khmer Times, 29 November 2018

Lakhon Khol gets Unesco Heritage status
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/breakingnews/30359505
The Nation, 29 November 2018

Thailand’s ‘khon’ dance added to Unesco heritage list
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/art/30359554
The Nation, 29 November 2018

Unesco lists 'khon' as cultural heritage
https://www.bangkokpost.com/lifestyle/art/1584642/unesco-lists-khon-as-cultural-heritage
Bangkok Post, 29 November 2018

Intangible heritage stands up to scrutiny 
Bangkok Post, 15 December 2018
https://www.bangkokpost.com/opinion/opinion/1594550/intangible-heritage-stands-up-to-scrutiny

Let's talk about sex
Bangkok Post, 10 December 2018
https://www.bangkokpost.com/business/news/1590906

Lakhon Khol gets Unesco Heritage status
The Phnom Penh Post, 29 November 2019
https://m.phnompenhpost.com/national/lakhon-khol-gets-unesco-heritage-status?fbclid=IwAR1XKtL8fjN_dpC3CEIyVYlQpsMMoBhr-9L5SA_lQYq_RYYwRnNWROxR6nI

UNESCO Accepts 1st Inter-Korean Bid to Register 'Ssireum' as Cultural Asset
KBS World Radio, 26 November 2018
http://world.kbs.co.kr/service/news_view.htm?lang=e&Seq_Code=141093

Koreas win UNESCO recognition of traditional wrestling
Tampabay, 26 November 2018
https://www.tampabay.com/ap/sports/koreas-win-unesco-recognition-of-traditional-wrestling-ap_sports3d626588be4248b6b0606741368c767d

North, South Korea join hands to win UNESCO status for wrestling
AFP Relax News, November 26, 2018
https://sports.yahoo.com/north-south-korea-join-hands-win-unesco-status-102854386.html

Migrant kids get chance to blossom 
The Nation, 26 November 2018
https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1582282/migrant-kids-get-chance-to-blossom

AIT Joins Hands with UNESCO to Beat Plastic Pollution on World Science Day
QS WOWNEWS, 23 November 2018
https://qswownews.com/ait-joins-hands-with-unesco-to-beat-plastic-pollution-on-world-science-day/

Don't leave refugee, migrant kids behind
Bangkok Post, 21 November 2018
https://www.bangkokpost.com/opinion/opinion/1579534/dont-leave-refugee-migrant-kids-behind

Make Muay Thai safer for our youth
Bangkok Post, 16 November 2018
http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-11/13/c_137601811_2.htm

Ancient Chinese building wins UNESCO award for Cultural Heritage Conservation
GBTIMES, 13 November 2018
https://gbtimes.com/ancient-chinese-building-wins-unesco-award-for-cultural-heritage-conservation

Ladakh restoration work wins UNESCO award, two Mumbai projects get honourable mention
Yourstory, 12 November 2018
https://yourstory.com/2018/11/ladakh-unesco-asia-pacific-award/

Ladakh’s LAMO Centre wins UNESCO Asia-Pacific Award, 2 Mumbai projects get Honourable Mention
Jagran, 12 November 2018
https://www.jagranjosh.com/current-affairs/ladakhs-lamo-centre-wins-unesco-asiapacific-award-2-mumbai-projects-get-honourable-mention-1542020905-1

Non Nuoc Cao Bang Geopark to receive UNESCO status
Vietnam+, 12 November 2018
https://en.vietnamplus.vn/non-nuoc-cao-bang-geopark-to-receive-unesco-status/141675.vnp

Ladakh restoration work wins UNESCO award, 2 Mumbai projects get honourable mention
Moneycontrol, 10 November 2018
https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/india/ladakh-restoration-work-wins-unesco-award-2-mumbai-projects-get-honourable-mention-3145711.html

Ladakh restoration project wins UNESCO award two Mumbai projects find honourable mention
The Week, 9 November 2018
https://www.theweek.in/wire-updates/national/2018/11/09/des51-unesco-heritage-awards.html

Indigenous youth take lead protecting threatened communities
The Nation, 9 November 2018
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/opinion/30358215

UNESCO award for restoration project in Ladakh
The Tribune, 9 November 2018
https://www.tribuneindia.com/news/jammu-kashmir/unesco-award-for-restoration-project-in-ladakh/680743.html

Indigenous youth take lead protecting threatened communities
The Nation, 9 November 2018
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/opinion/30358215

Brunei delegation attends UNESCO conference
Borneo Bulletin, 8 November 2018
https://borneobulletin.com.bn/brunei-delegation-attends-unesco-conference/

Thua Thien-Hue hosts Asia-Pacific conference on intangible cultural heritage
Nhan Dan Online, 7 November 2018
http://en.nhandan.org.vn/culture/item/6809702-thua-thien-hue-hosts-asia-pacific-conference-on-intangible-cultural-heritage.html

A new age for old age
Bangkok Post, 6 November 2018
https://www.bangkokpost.com/tech/local-news/1570778/a-new-age-for-old-age

Entrepreneurship and Sri Lanka’s economic aspirations
Daily News, 2 November 2018
http://www.dailynews.lk/2018/11/02/features/167267/entrepreneurship-and-sri-lanka%E2%80%99s-economic-aspirations

Meet The 3 Scientists Who Took Home The L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women In Science 2018 Award
Malaysia Tatler, 1 November 2018
https://my.asiatatler.com/society/winners-l-oreal-unesco-for-women-in-science-award-2018

South and North Korea may make joint bid for UNESCO intangible cultural heritage registration
Hankyoreh, 30 October 2018
http://english.hani.co.kr/arti/english_edition/e_international/868014.html

“ลอรีอัล” เผย 5 นักวิจัยสตรีดีเด่น โครงการทุนวิจัย “เพื่อสตรีในงานวิทยาศาสตร์” ประจำปี 2561
Siamrath, 29 October 2018
https://siamrath.co.th/n/51089

Focus on selling local experiences, Unesco rep tells heritage sites
Malay Mail, 29 October 2018
https://www.malaymail.com/s/1687767/focus-on-selling-local-experiences-unesco-rep-tells-heritage-sites

“Culture Capital Nanjing” showed up at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris
New Stage, 25 October 2018
https://newstage.com.ng/2018/10/25/culture-capital-nanjing-showed-up-at-the-unesco-headquarters-in-paris/

UNESCO to honor ‘visiting’ masked gods of 10 festivals
The Asahi Shimbun, 25 October 2018
http://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/AJ201810250066.html

"Culture Capital Nanjing" showed up at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris
PR Newswire, 25 October 2018
https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/culture-capital-nanjing-showed-up-at-the-unesco-headquarters-in-paris-300737714.html

UNESCO’S report
The Nation (Pakistan), 25 October 2018
https://nation.com.pk/08-Nov-2018/unesco-s-report

Hackathon sets its sights on climate change solutions in Asia and the Pacific
WebWire, 24 October 2018
https://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=230493

UNESCO MGIEP, Government of AP to organize TECH 2018
Business Standard, 23 October 2018
https://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/unesco-mgiep-government-of-ap-to-organize-tech-2018-118102300957_1.html

Sáng tạo trẻ: 'Chú chim' cung cấp thông tin về môi trường
Thanh Niên - Giới trẻ, 23 October 2018
https://thanhnien.vn/gioi-tre/sang-tao-tre-chu-chim-cung-cap-thong-tin-ve-moi-truong-1015942.html

Greek, Chinese geoparks go hand in hand on preservation
China.org.cn, 22 October 2018
http://www.china.org.cn/world/Off_the_Wire/2018-10/22/content_67423450.htm

UoH’s UNESCO work appreciated
Telangana Today, 21 October 2018
https://telanganatoday.com/uohs-unesco-work-appreciated

UNESCO announces project using arts to raise recycling awareness
Viet Nam News, 19 October 2018
http://vietnamnews.vn/life-style/468145/unesco-announces-project-using-arts-to-raise-recycling-awareness.html

Collaborative capacity building in 21st century skills assessment: Reflections from Mongolia
Brookings, 19 October 2018
https://www.brookings.edu/blog/education-plus-development/2018/10/19/collaborative-capacity-building-in-21st-century-skills-assessment-reflections-from-mongolia/

First global entrepreneur education meet elevates Sri Lanka to prestigious UNESCO-APEID Chair
FT Online, 18 October 2018
http://www.ft.lk/business/First-global-entrepreneur-education-meet-elevates-Sri-Lanka-to-prestigious-UNESCO-APEID-Chair/34-665000

Sinh viên Đại học Việt Đức (VGU) đoạt giải Nhất cuộc thi UNESCO Hackathon Vietnam 2018
Báo Bình Dương Online, 18 October 2018
http://baobinhduong.vn/sinh-vien-dai-hoc-viet-duc-vgu-doat-giai-nhat-cuoc-thi-unesco-hackathon-vietnam-2018-a189828.html

UNESCO launches environment project in Hanoi
SGGP, 18 October 2018
http://sggpnews.org.vn/national/unesco-launches-environment-project-in-hanoi-78227.html

First global entrepreneur education meet in South Asia elevates Sri Lanka to prestigious UNESCO-APEID Chair
Biz, 17 October 2018
http://bizenglish.adaderana.lk/first-global-entrepreneur-education-meet-in-south-asia-elevates-sri-lanka-to-prestigious-unesco-apeid-chair/

Two trees and a chedi
The Nation, 17 October 2018
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/lifestyle/30356547

UNESCO SILK ROAD ONLINE PLATFORM MEETING TO BE HELD IN MUSCAT
Muscat Daily, 17 October 2018
https://www.muscatdaily.com/Archive/Oman/Unesco-Silk-Road-online-platform-meeting-to-be-held-in-Muscat-5bjx

UNESCO, Coca Cola sign partnership to reduce plastics waste in Vietnam
Nhan Dan, 17 October 2018
http://en.nhandan.org.vn/scitech/item/6732602-unesco-coca-cola-sign-partnership-to-reduce-plastics-waste-in-vietnam.html

Pupil assault a global wake-up call
Bangkok Post, 17 October 2018
https://www.bangkokpost.com/opinion/opinion/1559358/pupil-assault-a-global-wake-up-call

UNESCO-MGIEP launches policy brief on Rethinking Schooling for 21st Century
Careers360, 17 October 2018
https://news.careers360.com/unesco-mgiep-launches-policy-brief-rethinking-schooling-21st-century

Indonesia urges Unesco to be more beneficial for communities
Antara News, 13 October 2018
https://en.antaranews.com/news/119523/indonesia-urges-unesco-to-be-more-beneficial-for-communities

กรณีรังแกเด็ก 8 ขวบ : ไทยมีการรังแกกันในโรงเรียนสูงเป็นอันดับ 2 ของโลก
BBC NEWS (Thai), 12 October 2018
https://www.bbc.com/thai/thailand-45837661

Chinese first lady congratulates UN award ceremony for women, girls' education
Xinhuanet, 12 October 2018
http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-10/12/c_137526393.htm

Myanmar works with UNESCO for enlisting Bagan as world heritage
Global Times, 11 October 2018
http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1122535.shtml

Myanmar with UNESCO in effort to enlist Bagan as world heritage
Devdiscourse, 11 October 2018
https://www.devdiscourse.com/Article/entertainment/213833-myanmar-with-unesco-in-effort-to-enlist-bagan-as-world-heritage

L’ORÉAL THAILAND CELEBRATES “FOR WOMEN IN SCIENCE”
Prestige Online, 11 October 2018
http://prestigeonline.com/th/people/-/loreal-thailand-celebrates-women-science/

In celebration of science
The Nation, 9 October 2018
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/lifestyle/30356093

A school ship bringing conservation education to Indonesian islanders wins UNESCO sustainability education prize
WebWire, 9 October 2018
https://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=229820

‘Entrepreneurship the way forward, only 16% enter university’
Sunday Observer, 7 October 2018
http://www.sundayobserver.lk/2018/10/07/%E2%80%98entrepreneurship-way-forward-only-16-enter-university%E2%80%99

Lankan entrepreneurs struggling without skills, biz education: Rishad
Daily Mirrow, 6 October 2018
http://www.dailymirror.lk/article/Lankan-entrepreneurs-struggling-without-skills-biz-education-Rishad-156488.html

5 นักวิจัยหญิงเก่งรับทุน “เพื่อสตรีในงานวิทยาศาสตร์”
MGR Online, 5 October 2018
https://mgronline.com/science/detail/9610000099928

“ซีอีเอ”จับมือ”ยูเนสโก” ส่งเสริมสิทธิการเข้าถึงอินเทอร์เน็ตของทุกคน
Manager Online, 6 October 2018
https://mgronline.com/greeninnovation/detail/9610000100053

คุรุสภาร่วมมือยูเนสโก-ซีมีโอ จัดงานวันครูโลก พร้อมเปิด‘กรอบสมรรถนะวิชาชีพครูอาเซียน’
Matichon Online, 5 October 2018
https://www.matichon.co.th/education/news_1163484

Sri Lanka entrepreneurs an economic force but severely wanting in B-Schooling
Adaderanabiz, 5 October 2018
http://bizenglish.adaderana.lk/sri-lanka-entrepreneurs-an-economic-force-but-severely-wanting-in-b-schooling/

UNESCO MGIEP launched International Youth Campaign on Kindness
Business Standard, 4 October 2018
https://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/unesco-mgiep-launched-international-youth-campaign-on-kindness-118100401231_1.html

ชมนิทรรศการยูเนสโก เห็นความสำคัญของการเข้าถึงอินเทอร์เน็ต
Voice TV, 3 October 2018
https://voicetv.co.th/read/ryw8lSM57

UNESCO Picks George Town As Only Asian City To Run Heritage Pilot Projects
SAYS, 3 October 2018
https://says.com/my/news/george-town-penang-unesco-heritage-pilot-project

ภาพข่าว: ซีอีเอจับมือยูเนสโก เปิดนิทรรศการ “อินเทอร์เน็ต ยูนิเวอร์แซลลิตี้ บียอนด์ เวิดส์”
ThaiPR.net, 3 October 2018
https://www.thaipr.net/exhibition/892619

“Internet Universality Beyond Words” exhibition promoting internet access (YouTube)
NBT World (Channel), 2 October 2018
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H93RvnR-mj8

11 งานศิลปะเสียดสีเสรีภาพการใช้อินเทอร์เน็ตไทย
Thai Post, 2 October 2018
https://www.thaipost.net/main/detail/18838

การศึกษาเรื่องเพศวิถี กับโครงการ”มูลนิธิเพื่อชีวิตและความรัก”
Khaosod, 2 October 2018
https://www.khaosod.co.th/lifestyle/news_1627983

ONLINE FREEDOM EXHIBIT AT TCDC TALKS MEMES, PIXELS, CENSORSHIP
Khaosod, 2 October 2018
http://www.khaosodenglish.com/life/arts/2018/10/02/online-freedom-exhibit-at-tcdc-talks-memes-pixels-censorship/

ซีอีเอจับมือยูเนสโก เปิดนิทรรศการ อินเทอร์เน็ต ยูนิเวอร์แซลลิตี้ บียอนด์ เวิดส์ โชว์ 3 ไฮไลท์สุดว้าว ส่งเสริมสิทธิการเข้าถึงอินเทอร์เน็ตของทุกคน
Newswit, 1 October 2018
http://www.newswit.com/gen/2018-10-01/0133cad09a32e2285ab41a6fe64d5005/

Unesco to help locals develop real heritage industries in George Town, not just cheap souvenirs
The Star Online, 1 October 2018
https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2018/10/01/unesco-to-help-locals-develop-real-heritage-industries-in-george-town-not-just-cheap-souvenirs/

NEDA pioneers UNESCO-APEID entrepreneur event milestone in South Asia
Adaderanabiz, 1 October 2018
http://bizenglish.adaderana.lk/neda-pioneers-unesco-apeid-entrepreneur-event-milestone-in-south-asia/

 

By the numbers: Giving voice to vulnerable Lao youth
Bangkok Post, 29 September 2018
https://www.bangkokpost.com/opinion/opinion/1548886/by-the-numbers-giving-voice-to-vulnerable-lao-youth

MPs: Designating Inlay Lake as Ramsar site more convenient for environmental conservation
Eleven Myanmar, 27 September 2018
http://www.elevenmyanmar.com/local/15244

UNESCO to observe 150th Mahatma Gandhi birth anniversary
DNA, 26 September 2018
https://www.dnaindia.com/delhi/report-unesco-to-observe-150th-mahatma-gandhi-birth-anniversary-2668026

Microsoft ส่งเสริมการพัฒนานวัตกรรม สนับสนุนการเรียนรู้สำหรับนักเรียนพิการ ผ่านการแข่งขัน 'Accessible Learning Hackathon'
Matichon Online, 26 September 2018
https://www.matichon.co.th/education/news_1136196

"ทีม Reborn to Step" คว้ารางวัลของไมโครซอฟท์
Daily News, 27 September 2018
https://www.dailynews.co.th/it/668098

Unesco visits Kui Buri park to gauge situation
The Nation, 23 September 2018
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/national/30355058

KL named World Book Capital 2020 by Unesco
New Straits Times, 20 September 2018
https://www.nst.com.my/news/nation/2018/09/413132/kl-named-world-book-capital-2020-unesco

‘Unesco estimated that India lost 50,000 artefacts till 1989 … our biggest victory has been the narrative war’
The Times of India, 19 September 2018
https://blogs.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/the-interviews-blog/unesco-estimated-that-india-lost-50000-artefacts-till-1989-our-biggest-victory-has-been-the-narrative-war/

ยูเนสโก แนะการศึกษาต้องมี “คุณภาพ เท่าเทียม ทั่วถึง ตลอดชีวิต” 4 กุญแจสู่ความยั่งยืนของการปฏิรูปการศึกษาไทย
Matichon Online, 19 September 2018
https://www.matichon.co.th/education/news_1136196

UNESCO to conduct events supporting Silk Road Heritage sites
The Astana Times, 18 September 2018
https://astanatimes.com/2018/09/unesco-to-conduct-events-supporting-silk-road-heritage-sites/

ยูเนสโก เปิดตัวแคมเปญ "CSE and Me" หนุนวัยใสศึกษาเรื่องเพศวิถี
Saimrath, 17 September 2018
https://siamrath.co.th/n/46605

ยูเนสโกปลื้ม กศน. ดึงเด็กเข้าสู่ระบบเรียน ได้กว่าร้อยละ 60 พร้อมตั้งเป้าหมายให้ครบ 100
Chiangmai News, 15 September 2018
https://www.chiangmainews.co.th/page/archives/802850

‘ยูเนสโก’ ชื่นชม กศน. ดึงเด็กเข้าสู่ระบบการศึกษาทะลุเป้า
Workpoint News, 14 September 2018
http://bit.ly/2NU5EFM/

Myanmar designates Inle Lake as fifth world-class wetland site
Myanmar Times, 13 September 2018
https://www.mmtimes.com/news/myanmar-designates-inle-lake-fifth-world-class-wetland-site.html

“สุรเชษฐ์” ปลื้ม ยูเนสโก ชื่นชม กศน. ดึงเด็กวัยเรียนเข้าระบบการศึกษา
MGR Online, 12 September 2018
https://mgronline.com/qol/detail/9610000091473

Inle Lake becomes fifth Ramsar site in Myanmar
Eleven Myanmar, 11 September 2018
http://www.elevenmyanmar.com/local/14991

ยูเนสโกจัดโครงการรณรงค์ระดับโลกสำหรับการศึกษาเรื่องเพศวิถีหรือ (CSE) ในโครงการ “มูลนิธิเพื่อชีวิตและความรัก” ขึ้นในกรุงเทพฯ ประเทศไทย
Bangkok Biz News, 11 September 2018
http://www.bangkokbiznews.com/pr/detail/47249

คุยเรื่อง ‘เพศศึกษา’ ตามประสาพ่อ-แม่-ลูก
Matichon Online, 10 September 2018
https://www.matichon.co.th/lifestyle/news_1124200

ตื่นตา! ศูนย์ฝึกโบราณคดีใต้น้ำไทยแห่งเดียวภูมิภาคเอเซีย–แปซิฟิก(ชมคลิป)
Siamrat, 9 September 2018
https://siamrath.co.th/n/45683

Is it Too Late to Save Myanmar's Classic Films?
Unreserved, 8 September 2018
https://www.unreservedmedia.com/myanmar-classic-films-restoration/

‘I think, therefore I am’
Khmer Times, 7 September 2018
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50531154/i-think-therefore-i-am/

Indian Ocean Countries to test tsunami warning and evacuation procedures in ocean-wide tsunami exercise
ReliefWeb, 4 September 2018
https://reliefweb.int/report/world/indian-ocean-countries-test-tsunami-warning-and-evacuation-procedures-ocean-wide

หนุนจัดหลักสูตร "อุทยานธรณีศึกษา"
Dailynews, 3 September 2018
https://www.dailynews.co.th/education/663944