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.
Across the Asia-Pacific region, ecosystems are facing immediate and often irreparable degradation. Recognizing the pervasive harm wrought by human interventions, the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), particularly SDGs 14 and 15,...