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
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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
Call for abstracts: conference on “Emerging Pollutants: Protecting Water Quality for the Health of People and the Environment”
The Intergovernmental Hydrological Programme IHP of UNESCO and the International Water Resources Association IWRA are calling for abstract submissions for the UNESCOIWRA online conference on Emerging Pollutants Protecting Water Quality for the Health of People and the Environment to be held on 1719 January 2023 This online conference will highlight ways to advance knowledge research and solutions for managing emerging pollutants to improve and protect water quality in a changing world
"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
‘We need to connect the water agenda with the agenda on climate change’
With the world not being on track to meet Sustainable Development Goal 6 on water by 2030 Anil Mishra Chief of Hydrological Systems Climate Change and Adaptation in UNESCOs Intergovernmental Hydrological Programme explains in this interview how UNESCO will be contributing to the midterm review from 22 to 24 March 2023 of implementation of the International Decade for Action on Water for Sustainable Development to 2028
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
Launch of the Italian translation of the UN World Water Development Report 2022
The translation of the United Nations World Water Development Report 2022 in Italian was presented on 22 March on occasion of World Water Day