Holocaust education: UNESCO, the UN and the World Jewish Congress organize briefing for Permanent Missions and Delegations
UNESCO, the World Jewish Congress and Facebook join forces against hate speech
Claims that deny distort or extol the history of the Holocaust have been proliferating on social media These contemporary forms of antisemitism spurred by neoNazis and other extremist forces are spreading quickly online To counter this alarming increase UNESCO is urging social media firms to make an immediate difference by changing their policies
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
#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
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: Half of Holocaust-related content on Telegram denies or distorts the facts
Today UNESCO and United Nations published the first report on the distortion and denial of the Holocaust on social media platforms in partnership with the World Jewish Congress WJC It reveals that this hurtful content is present on all platforms but that moderation and education make it possible to significantly reduce these phenomena
"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