UNESCO and Centre for Law and Democracy launch free online course on Access to Information laws and policies
UNESCO and the Centre for Law and Democracy CLD are today launching the Massive Open Online Course MOOC Access to Information Laws and Policies and their Implementation looking at how to access information held by public authorities This brandnew course on access to information is aimed at both requesters demandside and information providers supplyside and covers a wide range of both conceptual and practical issues relating to Access to Information ATI
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
"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
UNESCO organizes first training for privacy commissioners on privacy right, data protection and freedom of expression
UNESCO in partnership with the Global Privacy Assembly GPA and the National Institute for Transparency Access to Information and Personal Data Protection of Mexico INAI has coorganized a oneday training workshop for privacy commissioners on the right to privacy data protection and freedom of expression The training took place on 2 May in Punta del Este Uruguay within the framework of the World Press Freedom Day Conference that is celebrated on 3 May
#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