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  • 26-11-2008
UNESCO is ready to support the worldwide debate on biofuels
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  • 25-11-2008
As Claude Lévi-Strauss turns 100, UNESCO Director-General pays tribute to one of the leading thinkers of the 20th century
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  • 25-11-2008
Inequality undermining education opportunities for millions of children
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  • 25-11-2008
Bamako Call to Action urges new approach to health research
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  • 24-11-2008
Director-General condemns killing of Philippines journalist Aresio Padrigao
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  • 21-11-2008
Publication of practical guide to computer recycling
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  • 21-11-2008
UNESCO-ICOMOS reactive monitoring mission to the World Heritage site of Edinburgh
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  • 19-11-2008
Stéphane Hessel receives the UNESCO/Bilbao Prize for the Promotion of a Culture of Human Rights
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  • 18-11-2008
World Heritage Centre rewarded
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  • 17-11-2008
World Philosophy Day 2008
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  • 14-11-2008
Martin Price : "All glaciers are already affected by climate change."
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  • 13-11-2008
First Lady of Cameroon named UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador for education and social inclusion
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  • 13-11-2008
100 Countries ratify Anti Doping Convention
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  • 13-11-2008
World Commission on the Ethics of Scientific Knowledge and Technology to meet 12 and 13 November at UNESCO
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  • 10-11-2008
Shanghai TV University and Egyptian Ministry to receive 2008 UNESCO King Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa Prize for the Use of ICTs in Education
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  • 08-11-2008
Global Ethics Observatory launches sixth database
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  • 07-11-2008
UNESCO celebrates 100th ratification of Anti Doping Convention
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  • 07-11-2008
Young Europeans present strategies to combat racism in sports to European Parliament
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  • 06-11-2008
2009 Education For All Global Monitoring Report focuses on inequalities
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  • 06-11-2008
Billie Jean King named “Global Mentor for Gender Equality”
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  • 06-11-2008
Fight against racism in sport: young people will present strategies to European Parliament
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  • 05-11-2008
Inclusion: central theme of International Conference on Education
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  • 05-11-2008
Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity comes into being in Istanbul
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  • 06-10-2008
International efforts to meet literacy challenge insufficient, concludes UNESCO report
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  • 03-10-2008
UNESCO conference to review the role of adult learning and education for equity and sustainability in the Asia-Pacific region
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  • 03-10-2008
Director-General condemns killing of Mexican radio journalist Alejandro Xenón Fonseca Estrada
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  • 30-09-2008
World Teachers’ Day 2008: 18 million more teachers needed
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  • 30-09-2008
Teams from Lebanon and Serbia win top honours of the Mondialogo School Contest
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  • 25-09-2008
Meeting of UNESCO’s Executive Board - 30 September to 17 October
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  • 25-09-2008
UNESCO Director-General hails 4.5 bn dollar education pledges, but reminds leaders that promises must be kept
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  • 24-09-2008
Director-General condemns killing of Iraqi TV-workers Musab Mahmood al-Ezawi, Ahmed Salim, Ihab Mu'd & Qaydar Sulaiman
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  • 23-09-2008
Director-General welcomes Myanmar’s release of U Win Tin, laureate of 2001 UNESCO/Guillermo Cano Press Freedom Prize
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  • 23-09-2008
UNESCO and World Air League join forces to safeguard world heritage
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  • 22-09-2008
UNESCO launches new fund to advance Global Literacy
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  • 21-09-2008
The Director-General attends the UN General Assembly
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  • 19-09-2008
World Forum on Sport, Education and Culture in Busan
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  • 19-09-2008
Martti Ahtisaari will receive Felix Houphouët-Boigny Peace Prize on 2 October
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  • 18-09-2008
The Ocean in a high CO2 world: Symposium in Monaco 6-9 October
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  • 18-09-2008
Director-General voices concern over the safety of journalists in the Caucasus
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  • 17-09-2008
UNESCO-Hewlett-Packard and CNRS project to reduce brain drain in Africa bears first fruit
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  • 17-09-2008
Bologna meeting of European Coalition of Cities against Racism
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  • 16-09-2008
Director-General condemns death of cameraman Javed Ahmed Mir in Kashmir and voices concern over media safety
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  • 15-09-2008
Tajik sculptor Amri Aminov designated UNESCO Artist for Peace
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  • 13-09-2008
Jamaican athletes Usain Bolt and Veronica Campbell-Brown designated UNESCO Champions for Sport
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  • 12-09-2008
UNESCO roundtable on the development, culture and identity of indigenous peoples
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  • 12-09-2008
UNESCO forum on living better and longer
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  • 10-09-2008
Jon Martin Trondalen: "In the Middle East, water is too important to fight over."
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  • 10-09-2008
Musician Juan Luis Guerra of the Dominican Republic designated UNESCO Artist for Peace
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  • 09-09-2008
Award ceremony for the 2008 UNESCO Prize for Peace Education
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  • 08-09-2008
Inauguration of Aksum Obelisk
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