UNESCO Asia-Pacific in the media 2021

UNESCO Asia-Pacific in the media 2021

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Kaeng Krachan Forest Complex named world heritage site
Bangkok Post, 27 July 2021
https://www.bangkokpost.com/thailand/general/2155123/kaeng-krachan-forest-complex-named-world-heritage-site

Japan's Amami island picked as Natural World Heritage site
Nikkei Asia, 27 July 2021
https://asia.nikkei.com/Life-Arts/Life/Japan-s-Amami-island-picked-as-Natural-World-Heritage-site

Southwest Japan islands added to UNESCO World Heritage list
The Japan Times, 27 July 2021
https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2021/07/27/national/kagoshima-okinawa-islands-world-heritage/

UNESCO Shares knowledge and experience in the safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage
Khmer Times, 19 July 2021
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50896486/unesco-shares-knowledge-and-experience-in-the-safeguarding-of-intangible-cultural-heritage/

Training to hone workforce’s skill
Khmer Times, 19 July 2021
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50896638/training-to-hone-workforces-skill/

Rapid assessment report to promote sustainable beekeeping in Cambodia
Khmer Times, 17 July 2021
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50895609/rapid-assessment-report-to-promote-sustainable-beekeeping-in-cambodia/

UNESCO assessment of the Kingdom’s wild bee industry positive
Phnompenh Post, 15 July 2021
https://www.phnompenhpost.com/national/unesco-assessment-kingdoms-wild-bee-industry-positive

UNESCO Celebrates The 50th Anniversary Of The 1970 Convention On The Means Of Prohibiting And Preventing The Illicit Import, Export And Transfer Of Ownership Of Cultural Property
India EducationDiary, 10 July 2021
https://indiaeducationdiary.in/unesco-celebrates-the-50th-anniversary-of-the-1970-convention-on-the-means-of-prohibiting-and-preventing-the-illicit-import-export-and-transfer-of-ownership-of-cultural-property/

COVID-19’s Toll on Youth in Southeast Asia
The Diplomat, 9 July 2021
https://thediplomat.com/2021/07/covid-19s-toll-on-youth-in-southeast-asia/

PH public schools receive international recognition for sustainable development initiatives
The Manila Times, 8 July 2021
https://www.manilatimes.net/2021/07/08/campus-press/ph-public-schools-receive-international-recognition-for-sustainable-development-initiatives/1806161

JICA hands over teacher college in Battambang
Kmher Times, 8 July 2021
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50889613/jica-hands-over-teacher-college-in-battambang/

Cambodia’s Education for Sustainable Development 2030
Khmer Times, 7 July 2021
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50888630/cambodias-education-for-sustainable-development-2030/

Education programme for Out-of-School youths
Khmer Times, 30 June 2021
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50883812/education-programme-for-out-of-school-youths/

Failures of Development and the Development of Failure: Why Culture Matters
Bangkok Tribune, 29 June 2021
https://bkktribune.com/failures-of-development-and-the-development-of-failure-why-culture-matters/

It’s UNESCO GO-SPIN for Cambodia
Khmer Times, 29 June 2021
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50883111/its-unesco-go-spin-for-cambodia/

UNESCO tool set to guide science, tech, innovation
Phnom Penh Post, 28 June 2021
https://www.phnompenhpost.com/business/unesco-tool-set-guide-science-tech-innovation

Aligning 21st century skills with curriculum, pedagogy and assessment
ACER Discover, 25 June 2021
https://www.acer.org/au/discover/article/aligning-21st-century-skills-with-curriculum-pedagogy-and-assessment

Education dropout figures keep rising
Bangkok Post, 25 June 2021
https://www.bangkokpost.com/thailand/general/2138011/education-dropout-figures-keep-rising

UNESCO to organize Asia Pacific conference on intangible culture
myRepublica, 25 June 2021
https://myrepublica.nagariknetwork.com/news/unesco-to-organize-asia-pacific-conference-on-intangible-culture/

Asia-Pacific Higher Education Innovation Forum launched
The Independent, 17 June 2021
https://www.theindependentbd.com/post/263649

Glory and distinction
Bangkok Post, 10 June 2021
https://www.bangkokpost.com/travel/2129927/glory-and-distinction

Huawei held the Asia-Pacific Higher Education Innovation Forum: The Digital Transformation of Higher Education
Yahoo!finance, 9 June 2021
https://finance.yahoo.com/news/huawei-held-asia-pacific-higher-153800663.html

UN warns of mass extinction of SE Asia's indigenous languages
UCA News, 9 June 2021
https://www.ucanews.com/news/un-warns-of-mass-extinction-of-se-asias-indigenous-languages/92799#

The use and misuse of ICT in the delivery of higher education programmes
CLOUD (Connecting Leaders Online for University Digital Transformation), Inaugural Issue, 001, 8 June 2021, p.65-68
http://ichei.org/dist/index.html#/reader?id=190&qk_qishu=0&lang=1

Preserve at-risk local languages
Bangkok Post, 7 June 2021
https://www.bangkokpost.com/opinion/opinion/2127863/preserve-at-risk-local-languages

AIT joins global forces marking Decade on Ecosystem Restoration on WED2021
Asian Institute of Technology, 5 June 2021
https://www.ait.ac.th/2021/06/ait-joins-global-forces-marking-decade-of-ecosystem-restoration-on-wed2021/

UNESCO funds new organisation
Khmer Times, 31 May 2021
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50864981/unesco-funds-new-organisation/

UNESCO discuss press freedom in C-19 times
Khmer Times, 28 May 2021
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50863763/unesco-discuss-press-freedom-in-c-19-times/

Cambodian minister of education, addresses UNESCO World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development
Khmer Times, 24 May 2021
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50861018/cambodian-minister-of-education-addresses-unesco-world-conference-on-education-for-sustainable-development/

Cambodia committed to support agendas of ESD
Khmer Times, 20 May 2021
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50859495/cambodia-committed-to-support-agendas-of-esd/

Media freedom and development initiative launched for journalists
Khmer Times, 13 May 2021
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50855936/media-freedom-and-development-initiative-launched-for-journalists/

Looking towards a sustainable future for digital education
Khmer Times, 12 May 2021
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50855860/looking-towards-a-sustainable-future-for-digital-education/

Literacy training continues for garment workers amid C-19
Khmer Times, 11 May 2021
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50854489/literacy-training-continues-for-garment-workers-amid-c-19/

นิทรรศการการ์ตูนมังงะเงียบ Together for Peace (ร่วมกันเพื่อสันติภาพ) และกิจกรรมพิเศษ
Akibatan, 11 May 2021
https://akibatan.com/2021/05/silent-manga-exhibition-together-for-peace/

UNESCO sounds alarm on collapse of independent media
The Phnom Penh Post, 27 April 2021
https://www.phnompenhpost.com/national/unesco-sounds-alarm-collapse-independent-media

ยิ่งอ่าน ยิ่งได้(เงิน) : การศึกษาและการลดปัญหาความยากจนในประเทศไทย (Learning Coin)
Workpoint Today, 22 April 2021
https://workpointtoday.com/un-learningcoin/

UN ช่วยเด็กชายขอบด้วยโครงการ 'ยิ่งอ่าน ยิ่งได้(เงิน)' (Learning Coin)
The Opener, 21 April 2021
https://theopener.co.th/node/143

Bridging the educational divide
Bangkok Post, 12 April 2021
https://www.bangkokpost.com/life/social-and-lifestyle/2098611/bridging-the-educational-divide

Sweden and UNESCO signed agreement to strengthen media development in Cambodia
ScandAsia, 11 April 2021
https://scandasia.com/sweden-and-unesco-signed-agreement-to-strengthen-media-development-in-cambodia/

The more you learn, the more you earn: education and poverty alleviation in Thailand
UN News, 10 April 2021
https://news.un.org/en/story/2021/04/1089402

Sweden pledges $2.5 mil to UNESCO for media development in Cambodia
Khmer Times, 9 April 2021
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50836113/sweden-pledges-2-5-mil-to-unesco-for-media-development-in-cambodia/

Cambodia among 17 countries in the world to prioritise vaccination for teachers
Khmer Times, 8 April 2021
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50835753/cambodia-among-17-countries-in-the-world-to-prioritise-vaccination-for-teachers/

168,000 teachers, school staff members across Kingdom receive Covid-19 jab
Phnom Penh Post, 6 April 2021
https://www.phnompenhpost.com/national/168000-teachers-school-staff-members-across-kingdom-receive-covid-19-jab

School drop-out programme BEEP running online despite centre closures
Khmer Times, 5 April 2021
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/50834541/school-drop-out-programme-beep-running-online-despite-centre-closures/

UNESCO UIS East Asia Regional Technical Consultation Meeting On SDG4 Regional Benchmarks
India Education Diary, 3 April 2021
https://indiaeducationdiary.in/unesco-uis-east-asia-regional-technical-consultation-meeting-on-sdg4-regional-benchmarks/