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.
Are you an expert in the field of artificial intelligence (AI)? Are you interested in the relevant ethical and social perspectives? Do you want to share your understandings of emerging technologies? The UNESCO AI expert pool is for you. UNESCO Bangkok Office is forming a talent pool that supports
Akin to small-scale cities, university campuses can reflect society at large. In addition to occupying large areas of land, many campuses also consist of sizeable populations and numerous buildings amply equipped with facilities for their residents. This means that, just like cities, higher
Witnessing breaking news may require perfect timing, but sharing news is much easier – all you need to do is click a link. The digital age brings the convenience of information dissemination, while its interactivity and popularization make unverified news widely spread in an instant. Thailand has 50
The Plain of Jars is a national treasure for Lao PDR and of universal value for all of humanity. This unique site, however, is also under threat. A recent fire near one site has added urgency to efforts for disaster risk management, with other threats including weather damage, landslides, flooding
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