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
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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
Challenges and opportunities for science, technology and innovation in six African countries
Representatives of Congo Ghana Namibia Sierra Leone Tanzania and Zimbabwe reflected on their experiences from implementing and monitoring the 2017 UNESCO Recommendation on Science and Scientific Researchers RSSR at the fourth edition of the Africa Regional Science Technology and Innovation Forum in Kigali Rwanda on 1 March 2022
UNESCO/Juan Bosch Prize for the Promotion of Social Science Research in Latin America and the Caribbean
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
Youth and policy makers design COVID-19 recovery solutions together
Young people from every region of the world and policymakers will start a dialogue on concrete recovery efforts in response to COVID19 around youth wellbeing rights learning youthled action and role of technology This will happen on 25 March 2022 at a hybrid highlevel policy conference of the Youth as Researchers YAR on COVID19 global initiative coconvened by the UNESCO Social and Human Sciences Programme and UNESCO Chairs at the National University of Ireland Galway and the Pennsylvania State University
New youth champions trained to fight racism and discrimination
UNESCO recently welcomed a new batch of youth champions from around the world to fight racism and discrimination through a change in mindsets More than 1500 students and teachers completed the 17th edition of the UNESCO Master Class against Racism and Discriminations held on 21 March 2022 on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Youth and policy makers join forces in pandemic recovery efforts
55 young researchers from UNESCOs signature Youth As Researchers on COVID19 initiative and close to 20 policy makers from various Member States debated on priorities for postpandemic recovery with for and by youth during a HighLevel Policy Conference hosted on site and online by UNESCO on 25 March 2022 Central to the debate were the insights of the young researchers on the impact of the pandemic on youth wellbeing learning action rights and use of technology