UNESCO Asia-Pacific in the media 2021

UNESCO Asia-Pacific in the media 2021

January-March | April-June | July-September | October-December 


KOMNAS HAM and UNESCO Partnership on Promotion of Human Rights in Indonesia
reliefweb, 23 December 2021
https://reliefweb.int/report/indonesia/komnas-ham-and-unesco-partnership-promotion-human-rights-indonesia

Denmark and partners hosted a workshop on creating development cities network in Vietnam
ScanAsia, 23 December 2021
https://scandasia.com/denmark-and-partners-hosted-a-workshop-on-creating-development-cities-network-in-vietnam/

Nora dance gets Unesco nod
Bangkok Post, 21 December 2021
https://www.bangkokpost.com/life/social-and-lifestyle/2235319/nora-dance-gets-unesco-nod

THAILAND’S NORA DANCE RECOGNIZED AS UNESCO CULTURAL HERITAGE
Khaosod English, 16 December 2021
https://www.khaosodenglish.com/life/arts/2021/12/16/thailands-nora-dance-recognized-as-unesco-cultural-heritage/

Xoe Thai accredited as UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
Vietnam+, 16 December 2021
https://en.vietnamplus.vn/xoe-thai-accredited-as-unesco-intangible-cultural-heritage-of-humanity/218267.vnp

Communities burst with joy over UNESCO accreditation of Xoe Thai dance
Vietnam+, 16 December 2021
https://en.vietnamplus.vn/communities-burst-with-joy-over-unesco-accreditation-of-xoe-thai-dance/218239.vnp

Xoe Thai art satisfies all criteria for Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity title
Vietnam+, 16 December 2021
https://en.vietnamplus.vn/xoe-thai-art-satisfies-all-criteria-for-intangible-cultural-heritage-of-humanity-title/218228.vnp

Southern Thai dance form 'nora' gets Unesco heritage status
Bangkok Post, 15 December 2021
https://www.bangkokpost.com/life/arts-and-entertainment/2232491/southern-thai-dance-form-nora-gets-unesco-heritage-status

Ensuring continuity of education of children with disabilities during emergencies
Global Partnership for Education, 15 December 2021
https://www.globalpartnership.org/blog/ensuring-continuity-education-children-disabilities-during-emergencies

Learning from Each Other: Initiatives at UNESCO Bangkok supported by Japanese Funds-in-Trust (JFIT) for the Promotion of Education in the Asia-Pacific Region
Edu-Port Japan, 13 December 2021
https://www.eduport.mext.go.jp/en/journal/needs-seeds-en/unesco_bangkok_en/

Countries in South Asia should reopen schools, consequences could last decades: UNICEF
Plunge Daily, 10 December 2021
https://mybigplunge.com/startups/education/countries-in-south-asia-should-reopen-schools-consequences-could-last-decades-unicef/

UN Ocean Decade
NBT World, 3 December 2021
https://youtu.be/99K04yKjj0k

Penang’s 211-year-old temple wins Unesco cultural heritage conservation award
Malay Mail, 1 December 2021
https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/12/01/penangs-211-year-old-temple-wins-unesco-cultural-heritage-conservation-awar/2025141

Penang's Thai Pak Koong temple wins Unesco heritage conservation award
The Star, 1 December 2021
https://www.thestar.com.my/lifestyle/culture/2021/12/01/penang039s-thai-pak-koong-temple-wins-unesco-heritage-conservation-award

Govt backs information as public good
Bangkok Post, 30 November 2021
https://www.bangkokpost.com/opinion/opinion/2223819/govt-backs-information-as-public-good

Phetchaburi wins UNESCO Creative City status
TTR Weekly, 26 November 2021
https://www.ttrweekly.com/site/2021/11/phetchaburi-wins-unesco-creative-city-status/

Thailand shows its commitment to environmental protection as a host of regional ocean conference
NBT World, 25 November 2021
https://youtu.be/3ecT1Qto61Y

ก.ทรัพยากรธรรมชาติฯ ประชุม The UN Ocean Decade Kickoff ข่าวค่ำ วันที่ 25 พฤศจิกายน 2564
NewsNBT Thailand, 25 November 2021
https://youtu.be/2HEMu0eZAyI

Teacher training centres fully renovated under STEPCam
The Phnom Penh Post, 24 November 2021
https://www.phnompenhpost.com/national/teacher-training-centres-fully-renovated-under-stepcam

Asia Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU)-UNESCO Peace Media Awards 2021
The Sentinel, 23 November 2021
https://www.sentinelassam.com/national-news/asia-pacific-broadcasting-union-abu-unesco-peace-media-awards-2021-564446

Phetchaburi honoured with UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy status
Thailand Business News, 22 November 2021
https://www.thailand-business-news.com/tourism/86016-phetchaburi-honoured-with-unesco-creative-city-of-gastronomy-status.html

Silent Manga Exhibition (Media coverage)

“Together for Peace” A Silent Manga Exhibition
NBT World, 23 November 2021
https://youtu.be/AzPD9u4pgjk

“Together for Peace” - A Silent Manga Exhibition
(from 15:30 min onwards)
Newsline, 22 November 2021
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=653558819360495

คุยเรื่องสันติภาพผ่าน ‘มังงะเงียบ’ กับ UNESCO-Japan Foundation | #WhatToKnow EP46
Voice TV, 22 November 2021
https://youtu.be/atSbaT5nBOk
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=945485306350655

ยูเนสโก กรุงเทพฯ ร่วมด้วยเจแปนฟาวน์เดชั่น กรุงเทพฯ และหอศิลปวัฒนธรรมแห่งกรุงเทพมหานคร (BACC) จัดนิทรรศการการ์ตูนมังงะเงียบ 
The Cloud, 20 November 2021
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/page/406940696340019/search/?q=silent%20manga

"Together for Peace (ร่วมกันเพื่อสันติภาพ)" นิทรรศการการ์ตูนมังงะเงียบ ครั้งแรกในเอเชียที่จัดนอกประเทศญี่ปุ่น!
DACO Thai, 19 November 2021
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dacothaiversion/posts/4508060445910334

Together for Peace Silent Manga Exhibition, Bangkok, Thailand, 16 November 2021
Thailand Now, 16 November 2021
https://www.thailandnow.in.th/event/together-for-peace-silent-manga-exhibition/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ThailandNowOfficial/photos/a.157121179387367/412301690535980/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThailandNow1/status/1458713643579805697
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/p/CWIQBjRKMVO/

 

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Tolerance is essential to end war

Tolerance is essential to end war
Bangkok Post, 16 November 2021
https://www.bangkokpost.com/opinion/opinion/2216119/tolerance-is-essential-to-end-war

op-ed

OP-ED – Cyberbullying among us – online violence directed at our young
Thai PBS World, 12 November 2021
https://www.thaipbsworld.com/op-ed-cyberbullying-among-us-online-violence-directed-at-our-young/

Together for Peace Silent Manga Exhibition
Thailand Now, 16 November 2021
https://www.thailandnow.in.th/event/together-for-peace-silent-manga-exhibition/

Together for Peace Silent Manga Exhibition (Radio)
11 November 2021

EEF joins hands with 6 Thai-ASEAN education partners and education leaders from over 13 countries
Yahoo Finance, 12 November 2021
https://finance.yahoo.com/news/eef-joins-hands-6-thai-020000909.html

Unesco honours late royal, scholar
Bangkok Post, 11 November 2021
https://www.bangkokpost.com/thailand/general/2216523/unesco-honours-late-royal-scholar

Phetchaburi gets creative city status
Bangkok Post, 10 November 2021
https://www.bangkokpost.com/thailand/general/2212791/phetchaburi-gets-creative-city-status

struggle for survival
Struggle for survival
Bangkok Post, 4 November 2021
https://www.bangkokpost.com/life/social-and-lifestyle/2209443/struggle-for-survival

China-launched 'Asian Dialogue for Cultural Heritage Conservation' successfully closes on Thursday
Global Times, 29 October 2021
https://www.globaltimes.cn/page/202110/1237607.shtml

Cambodia Minister Attends Asia Pacific Digital Talent Summit 2021 to explore bridging digital gap
Khmer Times, 28 October 2021
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50961013/cambodia-minister-attends-asia-pacific-digital-talent-summit-2021-to-explore-bridging-digital-gap/

Google commits $1.5 million to expand media literacy in South East Asia
Devdiscourse, 28 October 2021
https://www.devdiscourse.com/article/education/1785280-google-commits-15-million-to-expand-media-literacy-in-south-east-asia

Urgent Need For APAC Region To Focus On Workforce Upskilling
Scoop, 27 October 2021
https://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/ED2110/S00023/urgent-need-for-apac-region-to-focus-on-workforce-upskilling.htm

UNESCO’s conference on learning cities opens in Incheon’s Yeonsu-gu
The Korea Herald, 27 October 2021
http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20211027001058

First multilateral conference for protection of Asian cultural heritage launched by China wins approval
Global Times, 27 October 2021
https://www.globaltimes.cn/page/202110/1237493.shtml

UNESCO Renews Its Commitment To Fight Racism And Discrimination At The Gwangju Forum
India Education Diary, 26 October 2021
https://indiaeducationdiary.in/unesco-renews-its-commitment-to-fight-racism-and-discrimination-at-the-gwangju-forum/

UNESCO Renews Its Commitment To Fight Racism And Discrimination At The Gwangju Forum
India Education Diary, 26 October 2021
https://indiaeducationdiary.in/unesco-renews-its-commitment-to-fight-racism-and-discrimination-at-the-gwangju-forum/

The First multilateral conference on the Asian Dialogue for Cultural Heritage Conservation to open in Beijing
Global Times, 25 October 2021
https://www.globaltimes.cn/page/202110/1237493.shtml

EEF, UNESCO, and UNICEF assemble partners hold a Southeast Asia-wide conference to join forces with education leaders from 11 countries
AsiaOne, 22 October 2021
https://www.asiaone.com/business/eef-unesco-and-unicef-assemble-partners-hold-southeast-asia-wide-conference-join-forces

Bangladeshi children's education severely affected by COVID-19 pandemic: UN report
Global Times, 21 October 2021
https://www.globaltimes.cn/page/202110/1236904.shtml

Situation Analysis on the Effects of and Responses to COVID-19 on the Education Sector in Asia: Regional Synthesis Report
reliefweb, 20 October 2021
https://reliefweb.int/report/afghanistan/situation-analysis-effects-and-responses-covid-19-education-sector-asia-regional

Education of 37 million Bangladeshi children disrupted by Covid: UNICEF
The Daily Star, 19 October 2021
https://www.thedailystar.net/youth/education/news/education-37-million-bangladeshi-children-disrupted-covid-unicef-2202076

Covid-19 puts future of 37 mn children in Bangladesh at risk: UNICEF, UNESCO
UNB, 19 October 2021
https://unb.com.bd/category/bangladesh/covid-19-puts-future-of-37-mn-children-in-bangladesh-at-risk-unicef-unesco/80826

for women and girls
For Women and Girls in Afghanistan, is ‘Geography Destiny’?
The Nation (Thailand), 19 October 2021
https://www.nationthailand.com/pr-news/perspective/40007701

Education of 800m children across Asia disrupted by pandemic: UNICEF, UNESCO
The Financial Express, 19 October 2021
https://thefinancialexpress.com.bd/world/education-of-800m-children-across-asia-disrupted-by-pandemic-unicef-unesco-1634648679

UNESCO commends Cambodia's commitment to strengthen urban heritage preservation
The Star, 18 October 2021
https://www.thestar.com.my/aseanplus/aseanplus-news/2021/10/18/unesco-commends-cambodia039s-commitment-to-strengthen-urban-heritage-preservation

Unesco lauds govt for heritage conservation efforts
The Star, 16 October 2021
https://www.thestar.com.my/aseanplus/aseanplus-news/2021/10/16/unesco-lauds-govt-for-heritage-conservation-efforts

UNESCO Commends Commitment of Cambodia to build up Urban Heritage Preservation
News Track Live, 16 October 2021
https://english.newstracklive.com/news/unesco-commends-commitment-of-cambodia-to-build-up-urban-heritage-preservation-sc57-nu318-ta318-1187407-1.html

“เปิดเทอมปลอดภัย” โดย สหประชาชาติในไทย - Lack of schooling road to disaster
Matichon Online, 15 October 2021
https://www.matichon.co.th/foreign/news_2992112

‘ยูเอ็น’ กระทุ้งไทย คืนเด็กกลับ ร.ร. อย่างปลอดภัย ใช้ชีวิตอย่างเคย - Lack of schooling road to disaster
Prachachat, 15 October 2021
https://www.prachachat.net/education/news-782845

Global Citizenship Education (GCEd) - Part 2
The Manila Times, 14 October 2021
https://www.manilatimes.net/2021/10/14/campus-press/global-citizenship-education-gced-part-2/1818262

China takes lead on global biodiversity solutions with ecological civilization: UNESCO representative
Global Times, 14 October 2021
https://www.globaltimes.cn/page/202110/1236354.shtml

UN Agencies, Education Ministers Commit to Health Promoting Schools' in WHO's South-East Asia
News18, 13 October 2021
https://www.news18.com/news/education-career/un-agencies-education-ministers-commit-to-health-promoting-schools-in-whos-south-east-asia-4317095.html

พลังสหประชาชาติ ปกป้องชั้นโอโซนเพื่อลดโลกร้อน UN protects the ozone layer to reduce global warming
Prachachat.net, 12 October 2021
https://www.prachachat.net/csr-hr/news-778677

Lack of schooling road to disaster

Lack of schooling road to disaster
Bangkok Post, 11 October 2021
https://www.bangkokpost.com/opinion/opinion/2195683/lack-of-schooling-road-to-disaster

Asian Youth

Asian youth, hard hit by the coronavirus pandemic, should have a voice to decide their future
South China Morning Post, 9 October 2021
https://www.scmp.com/comment/opinion/article/3151527/asian-youth-hard-hit-covid-19-pandemic-should-have-voice-decide

UNESCO opens course to develop short films in Vietnam
Vietnam+, 4 October 2021
https://en.vietnamplus.vn/unesco-opens-course-to-develop-short-films-in-vietnam/209132.vnp

Conversations Across the Continents (podcast)
Anchor, 1 October 2021
https://anchor.fm/conversations-continents


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