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.
How do we assure a free, open and accessible Internet for all? How can we best realize the potential of online expression and interactions to realize the vision of sustainable development? What are the actions that could positively influence artistic freedom and creativity in Thailand? On the
There are approximately one billion people with disabilities globally which account for 15% of the world’s citizens. Of these, 80% live in developing countries. In Thailand, there are over 1.8 million people with disabilities who have registered with the government. However, they are not likely to
UNESCO and FOSSASIA invite developers, designers, students, bloggers and all open source contributors to join the hackathon “Getting the Message Across: Climate Change and Sustainable Development” on 13 and 14 October 2018 in Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. The objective of the hackathon is to develop
How do literacy rates fare over 50 years after declaring the 8 th September as the International Literacy Day? According to the latest data from the UNESCO Institute for Statistics, around the globe, over 750 million youth (15-24 years old) and adults (15+ years old) are considered illiterate in