Migration and inclusive societies
UNESCO places emphasis on the human face of migration It addresses the implications of the movement of people within its fields of competence firmly embedding its interventions in a human rights framework
#IAmAntiRacist – Are you? Join our social media campaign!
As you can imagine racism occurs all the time and everywhere Have you been a bystander or a victim yourself We invite you to share your experience You can reduce racism through your own actions We need to STOP racism together
18 Pacific Island Countries and Territories Test New Early Warning Procedures for Volcanic Eruption-induced Tsunamis
18 Pacific Countries and Territories conducted a 2hour live regional table top exercise PacWave22PICT to test new early warning procedures for a potential tsunami arising from volcanic activity in the HungaTonga HungaHaapai HTHH Volcano The Exercise was the firstever fully dedicated to Pacific Island Countries and Territories
"Arab Latinos!" initiative promotes intercultural dialogue for social cohesion
Building on the centuriesold ties between the Arab region and Latin America and the Caribbean UNESCO organized the first expert meeting on Arab Latinos in São Paulo Brazil on 22 August 2022 The main purpose of this initiative of UNESCO Social and Human Sciences Sector is to encourage intercultural dialogue and tolerance for social cohesion
How to strengthen social inclusion through artistic practice in Chad?
The arts have proven to be a powerful tool to support reconciliation rehabilitation and reintegration Many reports highlight the transformative power of art when working with populations with populations whose rights are denigrated Artistic activities are a powerful vector of social integration connecting people across their differences They can help people to look forward to a new life and a better future
Tsunami resilience: UNESCO will train 100% of at-risk coastal communities by 2030
At the UN Ocean Conference in Lisbon Audrey Azoulay DirectorGeneral of UNESCO will announce a new global programme to ensure 100 of coastal communities will be Tsunami Ready by 2030 Other conference highlights include the designation of Maya Gabeira the Brazilian surfer as a UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador