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A 'Heavenly Home' for orphaned children

An orphanage opened more than a decade ago at the Thai-Myanmar border offers ‘a future and hope’ to dozens of abandoned and orphaned youngsters When Lily tells the story of her Heavenly Home orphanage at the Thai-Myanmar border, she doesn’t focus much on...

Organization of the CLC Regional Conference 2016/ Changwon/UNESCO Aisa Pacific Regional Education Conference 2016

The Ministry of Educaiton, Thailand, The City of Changwon, the UNESCO Bangkok Regional Bureau for Education and the Korean National Commission for UNESCO co-organised ‘ Changwon/UNESCO Asia-Pacific Regional Conference on ‘The New Paradigm of Community...
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Why Does Access to Information Matter? Experts Have Their Say

Without access to information journalists cannot properly do their jobs and citizens could be left in the dark about matters of central importance to their lives. UNESCO Bangkok asked journalists, advocates and policy-makers from across Asia-Pacific: Why...

World Press Freedom Day ASEAN Celebration in Jakarta

To mark World Press Freedom Day, UNESCO offices in Jakarta and Bangkok are leading a regional event for ASEAN countries on 3 and 4 May in Jakarta. Organized in partnership with the Indonesian Press Council (Dewan Pers), the Information Commission in...