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  • 04-06-2009
Director-General condemns murder of Mexican journalist Eliseo Barrón Hernández
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  • 29-05-2009
Director-General condemns death of Somali journalists Abdirisak Warsameh Mohamed and Nur Muse Hussein
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  • 27-05-2009
World Heritage Committee to meet in Seville to inscribe new sites on UNESCO’s World Heritage List
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  • 26-05-2009
22 new Biosphere Reserves selected by UNESCO
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  • 23-05-2009
New biosphere reserves to be announced
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  • 23-05-2009
UNESCO and Sun Microsystems Announce Joint Education and Community Development Effort Powered by Open Technologies*
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  • 20-05-2009
Russian tennis star Vera Zvonareva named UNESCO-Sony Ericsson WTA Tour “Promoter of Gender Equality”
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  • 20-05-2009
Social scientist Atilio Alberto Borón (Argentina) wins UNESCO International José Martí Prize
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  • 20-05-2009
Director-General expresses grave concern following arrest of opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi
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  • 19-05-2009
Africa Week at UNESCO from 25 to 29 May
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  • 18-05-2009
Director-General condemns murder of Mexican journalist Carlos Ortega Melo Samper
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  • 13-05-2009
2008 Félix Houphouët-Boigny Peace Prize is awarded to President of Brazil Lula da Silva
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  • 08-05-2009
CONFINTEA VI postponed
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  • 06-05-2009
UNESCO a partner of 1st World Social Sciences Forum in Bergen (Norway) from 10 to 12 May
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  • 05-05-2009
Nollywood rivals Bollywood in film/video production
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  • 05-05-2009
International media professionals adopt Doha Declaration
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  • 04-05-2009
Director-General condemns murder of Colombian journalist José Everardo Aguilar
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  • 02-05-2009
Celebrations of World Press Freedom Day 2009 Commence in Doha
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  • 01-05-2009
Adama Ouane: “Only through adult education can we address the real problems of society.”
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  • 30-04-2009
UNESCO seeks new ways of engaging world leaders in constructive dialogue
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  • 29-04-2009
UNESCO opens its doors for “European Night of Museums”
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  • 24-04-2009
Sharp drop in aid to basic education jeopardizes school chances for millions
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  • 22-04-2009
World Press Freedom Day 2009: Dialogue, mutual understanding and reconciliation
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  • 21-04-2009
UNESCO, U.S. Library of Congress and Partners Launch World Digital Library
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  • 21-04-2009
UNESCO’s International Bioethics Committee will meet in Mexico City
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  • 20-04-2009
President Boni Yayi makes an appeal to UNESCO’s Executive Board for education in developing countries
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  • 17-04-2009
Director-General draws the attention of President Karzai to the importance of respecting equality between men and women
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  • 17-04-2009
Le Directeur général s'inquiète des mesures prises à l'encontre des médias à Fidji
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  • 14-04-2009
Director-General condemns murder of Pakistani journalist Raja Assad Hameed
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  • 06-04-2009
UNESCO World Press Freedom Prize 2009 to be awarded posthumously to Sri Lankan journalist Lasantha Wickrematunge
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  • 01-04-2009
Director-General expresses deep concern about girls’ education in Pakistan’s Swat Valley: “The future of an entire country is taken hostage”
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  • 01-04-2009
UNESCO Director-General to G-20: “Invest in education”
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  • 31-03-2009
UNESCO, Library of Congress and partners launch World Digital Library
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  • 28-03-2009
Princess Laurentien of the Netherlands designated UNESCO Special Envoy on Literacy for Development
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  • 25-03-2009
50th anniversary of Nubia Campaign
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  • 16-03-2009
United Nations General Assembly debate to highlight Education in Emergencies
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  • 16-03-2009
UNESCO presents 3rd World Water Development Report at Istanbul Forum
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  • 16-03-2009
Director-General condemns Iraqi suicide attack that left 33 people dead, including two journalists
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  • 16-03-2009
UNESCO confirms its unwavering commitment to 5th World Water Forum in Istanbul
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  • 13-03-2009
Confronting Climate Change in the Arctic
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  • 12-03-2009
UNESCO to hold World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development in Bonn (Germany)
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  • 12-03-2009
New report highlights crucial role of water in development
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  • 11-03-2009
Interview with Olcay Ünver: "We need to get out of the water box."
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  • 11-03-2009
“UNESCO against racism” conference on 20 March in Paris
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  • 09-03-2009
Joint UNESCO and African Union Commission meeting in Paris
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  • 05-03-2009
Science is at the heart of everyday life
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  • 04-03-2009
Fifteen women researchers receive UNESCO-L’Oréal For Women in Science International Fellowships
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  • 04-03-2009
UNESCO Celebrates International Women’s Day – Moving the Gender Equality Agenda Forward
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  • 04-03-2009
Are we in a chaotic transition towards uncertainty?
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  • 03-03-2009
Increasing pressure on water resources, says report to be presented on 12 March
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