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  • 03-11-2009
Death of Claude Levi Strauss a loss to the whole of humanity, says UNESCO Director-General
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  • 03-11-2009
UNESCO’s International Bioethics Committee (IBC) to meet in Mexico City in November
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  • 02-11-2009
Director-General condemns killing of Iraqi TV cameraman Orhan Hijran
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  • 31-10-2009
UNESCO commemorates slain Israeli Prime Minister and peace-maker Yitzhak Rabin
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  • 29-10-2009
General Assembly elects 12 new members to World Heritage Committee and sets priorities for future of Heritage Convention
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  • 29-10-2009
Astrophysicist Hubert Reeves to give lecture on the decline of biodiversity
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  • 29-10-2009
Knowledge and Future: World Science Forum in Budapest
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  • 28-10-2009
World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
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  • 23-10-2009
UNESCO and online travel giant TripAdvisor launch World Heritage partnership
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  • 23-10-2009
UNESCO General Conference: Irina Bokova sworn in as Director-General
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  • 23-10-2009
UNESCO Forum will focus on building a green society
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  • 23-10-2009
The world pays tribute to Koïchiro Matsuura as he ends his term as Director-General of UNESCO
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  • 22-10-2009
Director-General condemns murder of Mexican reporter Fabián Ramírez López
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  • 21-10-2009
A Conference at UNESCO to examine future of fight against doping
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  • 20-10-2009
François Houtart (Belgium) and Abdul Sattar Edhi (Pakistan) to share 2009 UNESCO-Madanjeet Singh Prize for the Promotion of Tolerance and Non-Violence
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  • 20-10-2009
It is urgent to invest in cultural diversity and dialogue, according to a new UNESCO report
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  • 20-10-2009
Presidents of Zanzibar and Djibouti address UNESCO’s General Conference
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  • 19-10-2009
UNESCO Forum on Gender Equality
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  • 17-10-2009
Success for first ocean-wide simulation exercise to test tsunami warning systems in Indian Ocean
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  • 16-10-2009
12th Annual L’ORÉAL-UNESCO Awards For Women in Science Honours Five Exceptional Women Scientists
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  • 15-10-2009
Irina Bokova elected Director-General of UNESCO
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  • 15-10-2009
Election of 31 members of UNESCO’s Executive Board
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  • 14-10-2009
Cultural diversity should become a key lever in policy-making, says UNESCO World Report to be launched on 20 October
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  • 14-10-2009
Faroes join UNESCO
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  • 13-10-2009
Water shortage fueling displacement of people in northern Iraq, UNESCO study finds
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  • 12-10-2009
Prime Minister of Bahrain and President of Seychelles plead for education and respect for diversity at UNESCO
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  • 12-10-2009
Veronica Campbell-Brown, Jamaican track and field star, to be named UNESCO Champion for Sport
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  • 09-10-2009
Turkish President urges UNESCO Member States to maintain investment in education and culture
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  • 08-10-2009
Qatar’s Sheikha Moza Bint Nasser al Missned delivers rousing plea for education before UNESCO’s General Conference
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  • 08-10-2009
Director-General welcomes pledge by de facto government to lift emergency decree in Honduras
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  • 07-10-2009
Governor General of Canada calls for an “ethic of sharing” in her address to UNESCO Executive Board
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  • 07-10-2009
Opening of General Conference marked by visit of Prime Minister of Malaysia and President of Montenegro
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  • 06-10-2009
Director-General of UNESCO condemns the killing of Nigerian news editor Bayo Ohu
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  • 06-10-2009
UNESCO Member States in the Indian Ocean to test tsunami warning system
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  • 06-10-2009
World Teachers’ Day 2009: “Build the future: invest in teachers now!”
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  • 06-10-2009
HP and UNESCO expand joint project to increase brain gain in Africa and the Middle East
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  • 03-10-2009
UNESCO’s intangible Cultural Heritage Convention “fully operational”
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  • 03-10-2009
Director-General voices concern over civil liberties in Honduras
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  • 02-10-2009
Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Heritage inscribes 12 elements in eight countries on UNESCO's List of Intangible Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding
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  • 02-10-2009
UNESCO Director-General expresses distress over Pacific tsunami deaths
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  • 01-10-2009
The Tango, Ainu dance of Japan and France’s Aubusson tapestry inscribed on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
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  • 30-09-2009
UNESCO presents unique collection of General and Regional Histories
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  • 30-09-2009
Conference of Parliamentarians and Partners Forum to be held before UNESCO General Conference
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  • 29-09-2009
UNESCO listens to youth: Sixth Youth Forum in Paris, 1 to 3 October
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  • 29-09-2009
Conference in Dakar on 5 and 6 October: UNESCO and issues of colonization and decolonization
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  • 24-09-2009
UNESCO Future Lecture to present photographer Sebastião Salgado’s Genesis Project
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  • 23-09-2009
UNESCO General Conference - Paris, 6 to 23 October
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  • 23-09-2009
Irina Gueorguieva Bokova chosen by UNESCO Executive Board as candidate to the post of Director-General
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  • 22-09-2009
Intergovernmental Council of UNESCO’s MOST programme to focus on impact of global economic crisis
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  • 22-09-2009
UNESCO organizes First Forum on Cultural Industries in Monza (Italy)
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