Launch of a publication
Let’s Get Talking: Launch of the UNESCO Framework for Enabling Intercultural Dialogue
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 offers concrete support to Small Island Developing States to monitor policies for creativity
In 2022 UNESCO launched a capacitybuilding programme to support Small Island Developing States SIDS in monitoring and developing policies for creativity
#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
UNESCO: We must protect artists and defend the right to freedom of expression!
When artists dare to challenge social norms champion human rights or give a voice to the voiceless they often face consequences They can encounter threats harassment censorship and even physical attacks because of their work Sometimes they are forced to flee their homes or even countries because their lives are in danger
"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
Culture: UNESCO and Abu Dhabi launch a new report on the economic impact of COVID-19: Pandemic cost culture up to 40% in lost revenue and over 10 million jobs
UNESCO and the Department of Culture and Tourism of Abu Dhabi today launch the copublication Culture in Times of COVID19 Resilience Recovery and Revival giving a global overview of the impact of the pandemic on the culture sector since March 2020 and outlining directions for its revival