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
Cat II – Intergovernmental meeting, other than international conference of States
Award Ceremony of the 2021 UNESCO/Juan Bosch Prize
The Award Ceremony of the UNESCOJuan Bosch Prize for the Promotion of Social Science Research in Latin America and the Caribbean will take place in in the Convention Center of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Dominican Republic Santo Domingo Dominican Republic on 11 November 2022 Jason Haynes St Vincent and the Grenadines was designated as the laureate of the 2021 Edition of the Prize by UNESCOs DirectorGeneral on the recommendation of an international jury
Join our MOOC on “What does it mean to link science with human rights?”
We live in a period of unprecedented scientific advancement And yet despite the extraordinary progress made in all fields human rights and ethical principles are not where they should be in the scientific process Indeed many of the new and persisting challenges facing science and scientific researchers are human rights issues growing attacks on scientists and interference in their work unequal access to scientific benefits unequal access to vital information and persistence of the Internet divide gender inequalities to name but a few
#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
"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