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  • 26-01-2010
“The erosion of biodiversity is as big a global challenge as climate change,” cautions Irina Bokova
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  • 26-01-2010
UNESCO commemorates victims of the Holocaust
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  • 25-01-2010
Director-General condemns the murder of Mexican journalist José Luis Romero
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  • 22-01-2010
Intangible heritage: helping heal disaster victims
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  • 22-01-2010
Preserving biodiversity: a vital challenge
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  • 20-01-2010
Heritage in Haiti
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  • 20-01-2010
International Year highlights the vital importance of biodiversity
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  • 19-01-2010
Financial crisis threatens to set back education worldwide, UNESCO report warns
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  • 19-01-2010
UNESCO Director-General deplores the death of British journalist Rupert Hamer in Afghanistan
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  • 18-01-2010
Iraqi calligrapher Ghani Alani and Polish publisher Anna Parzymies share 2009 Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture
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  • 15-01-2010
UNESCO organizing two events to launch International Year of Biodiversity
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  • 14-01-2010
UNESCO Director-General appeals for emergency aid for Haiti
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  • 14-01-2010
Director-General Irina Bokova expresses concern and pledges UNESCO’s support for Haiti earthquake victims
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  • 09-01-2010
Financial crisis threatens to set back education worldwide, UNESCO report warns
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  • 08-01-2010
UNESCO Director-General condemns killing of Bulgarian journalist Bobi Tsankov
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  • 07-01-2010
UNESCO Director-General expresses her profound sadness at the death of Philippe Séguin
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  • 07-01-2010
UNESCO Director-General condemns killing of Canadian journalist and kidnapping of two French television journalists in Afghanistan
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  • 07-01-2010
Director-General pays tribute to artist Paul Ahyi, UNESCO Artist for Peace
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  • 24-12-2009
Director-General condemns murderous attack on Peshawar Press Club
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  • 24-12-2009
Director-General Irina Bokova condemns murder of Kyrgyz journalist Gennady Pavlyuk
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  • 23-12-2009
Director-General condemns murder of Turkish journalist Cihan Hayirsevener
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  • 23-12-2009
Director-General condemns killing of Colombian journalist Harold Humberto Rivas Quevedo
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  • 23-12-2009
Director-General condemns assassination of Brazilian radio host José Givonaldo Vieira
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  • 18-12-2009
Director General presents UNESCO climate change initiative at Copenhagen Conference
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  • 14-12-2009
Professor Renzong Qiu to receive 2009 Avicenna Prize for Ethics in Science at UNESCO
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  • 12-12-2009
International Network of Women Philosophers holds its First Assembly at UNESCO
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  • 10-12-2009
Irina Bokova makes official visit to Kuwait
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  • 10-12-2009
UNESCO and ICANN sign partnership agreement to promote linguistic diversity on internet
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  • 08-12-2009
Director-General pays tribute to musician Jean Serge Essous, UNESCO Artist for Peace
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  • 07-12-2009
International Conference on Adult Education closes with a call to move from rhetoric to action
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  • 05-12-2009
UNESCO Director-General condemns bombing attack in Somalia
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  • 05-12-2009
UNESCO saddened by loss of Goodwill Ambassador Professor Ikuo Hirayama
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  • 04-12-2009
Google and UNESCO announce alliance to provide virtual visits of several World Heritage sites
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  • 02-12-2009
Adult Education conference seeks to make lifelong learning a reality for all
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  • 01-12-2009
UNESCO and Sidaction will participate in Lights for Rights operation to underscore efforts to stop HIV and AIDS
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  • 28-11-2009
UNESCO Director-General urges full investigation into Philippines massacre
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  • 27-11-2009
Rector of Moscow Institute of Open Education and Jordan’s Ministry of Information and Communications Technology to receive 2009 UNESCO King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa Prize
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  • 26-11-2009
Underwater Heritage: Second Meeting of States Parties to be held in Paris
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  • 25-11-2009
Sixth Conference on Adult Education in early December in Belem (Brazil): what strategies and resources for lifelong learning?
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  • 25-11-2009
Eleonora Mitrofanova (Russian Federation) elected Chairperson of UNESCO’s Executive Board
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  • 23-11-2009
Number of researchers in developing countries is rising, according to UNESCO study, but women researchers still a minority
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  • 21-11-2009
UNESCO Future Forum will explore new approaches to science education
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  • 17-11-2009
UNESCO conference and exhibition put the spotlight on street children
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  • 16-11-2009
Irina Bokova takes office: Message
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  • 14-11-2009
Director-General condemns murder of Mexican journalist Vladimir Antuna García and calls for investigation
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  • 10-11-2009
Madanjeet Singh Prize for the Promotion of Tolerance and Non-Violence award ceremony on 16 November
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  • 09-11-2009
Too many walls remain, says UNESCO Director-General elect on Berlin Wall anniversary
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  • 07-11-2009
World Philosophy Day 2009
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  • 05-11-2009
Three UNESCO scientific prizes awarded during World Science Forum
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  • 04-11-2009
Statement by Irina Bokova, Director-General Elect of UNESCO
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