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.
Have you ever met an indigenous person? The International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples is 9 August. Find out more about what indigenous youth are doing to preserve the cultures and traditions of their families here: https://zg8t9.app.goo.gl/Wbok
‘It is in the minds of people that the defences of peace must be constructed’ On 21 September, the International Day of Peace, UNESCO Bangkok reaffirms its commitment to its core goal of building peace in the minds of people. This year’s theme celebrating...