UNESCO Asia-Pacific in the media 2019

UNESCO Asia-Pacific in the media 2019

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Bagan named UNESCO World Heritage Site
Myanmar Times, 7 July 2019 
https://www.mmtimes.com/news/bagan-named-unesco-world-heritage-site.html 

Bagan wins World Heritage status 
Bangkok Post, 6 July 2019 
https://www.bangkokpost.com/world/1708106/bagan-wins-world-heritage-status 

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Interview with Ms.Duong Bich Hanh (related news in Hong Kong Newspaper)

日記-旅遊達人爆料-蒲甘佛塔群躋身世遺
Headline Daily (no1 free newspaper), 6 July 2019
http://hd.stheadline.com/news/columns/0/20190706/777788/專欄-Executive日記-旅遊達人爆料-蒲甘佛塔群躋身世遺

走訪東南亞!項明生見證世遺誕生
Oriental Daily (No 1 paid newspaper), 5 July 2019
https://hk.on.cc/hk/bkn/cnt/entertainment/20190705/mobile/bkn-20190705220747492-0705_00862_001.html

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Thai-language sexuality education guidance launched

Thai version of international guidance for Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) released
NBT World, 27 June 2019

 

News for ITGSE Thai version launched (It was the 6th news piece and starts at about 8.20 minutes into the show)
Newsline (facebook), 27 June 2019
https://www.facebook.com/nbtworld/videos/698557063943022/

Sweden supported guidance on sexuality education in Thailand 
ScanAsia, 26 June 2019 
https://scandasia.com/sweden-supported-guidance-on-sexuality-education-in-thailand/ 

Sex curriculum on right track but room to improve
Bangkok Post, 26 June 2019
https://www.bangkokpost.com/opinion/opinion/1701984/sex-curriculum-on-right-track-but-room-to-improve

ซินดี้ บิชอพ กับแนวคิดทำหนังสือภาพสอนเพศวิถีศึกษาเด็กเล็ก 
BBC Thailand, 26 June 2019 
https://www.bbc.com/thai/thailand-48771048 

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ไทยเป็นเจ้าภาพ 3 การประชุมจริยธรรมด้านวิทย์ระดับโลก
Daily News, 24 June 2019
https://www.dailynews.co.th/it/716539

South Korean border now UNESCO biosphere reserves
The Korean Times, 20 June 2019
http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2019/06/371_270949.html

Samota Awarded UNESCO Biosphere Reserve Status
Panorama Destination, 20 June 2019
http://www.panorama-destination.com/dtn-news/samota-awarded-unesco-biosphere-reserve-status/

New hope for dropouts still willing to learn
Khmer Times, 19 June 2019
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50615458/new-hope-for-dropouts-still-willing-to-learn/

Samota minapolitan zone becomes newest UNESCO biosphere reserve
The Jakarta Post, 19 June 2019
https://www.thejakartapost.com/travel/2019/06/19/samota-minapolitan-zone-becomes-newest-unesco-biosphere-reserve.html

Art for Peace coming to Penang
Bernama, 19 June 2019
http://www.bernama.com/en/news.php?id=1737026

UNESCO lists Kobushi mountains spanning Tokyo and three other prefectures as biosphere reserve
Japan Times, 19 June 2019
https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2019/06/19/national/unesco-lists-mountainous-site-japan-biosphere-reserve

UNESCO lists mountainous site in Japan as biosphere reserve
Kyodo News, 19 June 2019
https://english.kyodonews.net/news/2019/06/08b2e720c0dd-unesco-lists-mountainous-site-in-japan-as-biosphere-reserve.html

Cooperation key to plastic pollution problem
Inquirer, 16 June 2019
https://opinion.inquirer.net/121998/cooperation-key-to-plastic-pollution-problem

UNESCO lauds Indonesia cultural policy
Antara News, 14 June 2019
https://en.antaranews.com/news/127153/unesco-lauds-indonesia-cultural-policy

UNESCO pushes for sexuality education; policy paper seeks to dispel resistance
Manila Bulletin News, 13 June 2016
https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/06/13/unesco-pushes-for-sexuality-education-policy-paper-seeks-to-dispel-resistance/

Partnership for Strengthening School Preparedness for Tsunami in Asia and the Pacific
reliefweb, 16 June 2016
https://reliefweb.int/report/world/partnership-strengthening-school-preparedness-tsunami-asia-and-pacific

UNESCO releases report on bullying in schools
The New Indian Express, 12 June 2019
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/2019/jun/12/unesco-releases-report-on-bullying-in-schools-1989046.html

State education minister K A Sengottaiyan launches UNESCO report
Deccan Chronical, 12 June 2019
https://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/120619/state-education-minister-k-a-sengottaiyan-launches-unesco-report.html


Interview Kabir Singh, Regional Advisor (HIV and Health), UNESCO
ASEAN WEEKLY EP.26 | 02-06-19 | NBT World Thailand, 4 June 2019

Almaty to host regional leadership forum on Internationalization Policies and Practices in Asia-Pacific
kazinform, 17 May 2019
https://www.inform.kz/en/almaty-to-host-regional-leadership-forum-on-internationalization-policies-and-practices-in-asia-pacific_a3527355

#ColourMeIn แคมเปญรณรงค์ให้สถานศึกษาเป็นพื้นที่ปลอดภัยสำหรับ LGBTIQ
The Standard, 17 May 2019
https://thestandard.co/colourmein/

UNESCO #ColourMeIn Art Campaign Sheds Light On Inclusion And School Safety For International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia And Biphobia
May 17.org, 17 May 2019
https://may17.org/unesco-colourmein-art-campaign-sheds-light-on-inclusion-and-school-safety-for-international-day-against-homophobia-transphobia-and-biphobia/

UNESCO releases new handbook on climate change reporting in Asia Pacific
The Rappler, 12 May 2019
https://www.rappler.com/science-nature/environment/230231-unesco-new-handbook-climate-change-reporting-asia-pacific

Digital creativity and innovation lacking in kids in APAC: report
GovInsider, 10 May 2019
https://govinsider.asia/connected-gov/digital-creativity-and-innovation-lacking-in-kids-in-apac-report/

Disinformation and fake news in the media aggravating existing ethnic divisions in some countries
Youth Times, 3 May 2019
https://youthtimes.info/news-page/disinformation-and-fake-news-in-the-media-is-aggravating-existing-ethnic-divisions-in-their-countries.html

Media, public trust and the crisis of democracy
Youth Times, 3 May 2019
https://youthtimes.info/news-page/media-public-trust-and-the-crisis-of-democracy.html