It's about life! - exhibition celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Man and the Biosphere Programme
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
UNESCO finds that some iconic World Heritage glaciers will disappear by 2050
New UNESCO data highlight the accelerated melting of glaciers in World Heritage sites with glaciers in a third of sites set to disappear by 2050 But it is still possible to save the other two thirds if the rise in global temperatures does not exceed 15°C compared to the preindustrial period This will be a major challenge for COP27
Cat VIII - Symposia
COP27: Panel Discussion on the Ethics of Climate Engineering
Within the framework of COP27 UNESCO is organizing a hybrid panel discussion on Climate Engineering Scientific Advancement and Ethical Challenges on 17 November 2022 at the UNESCO Pavilion in Sharm El Sheikh Egypt and online This event presents a unique opportunity to bring different scientific social and cultural perspectives on climate engineering to the fore ensuring that inclusive and stateoftheart based discussions are taking place within the international community
#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
Global Futures Literacy Network: Chula Futures Literacy Week in Thailand
The Futures of Climate Justice and Climate Action in 2050
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