UNESCO

UNESCO


Building peace where it starts - in the minds of men & women.

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⚠️🦍⚠️ #COVID19  has touched almost every corner of the globe, & Great apes are potentially vulnerable to this new virus. We are following the situation and we are determined to take action to protect great apes & their habitats. ℹ️ Pandemic#COVID19Pandemic 

Taking a deep breath may be soothing, but holding it for more than 10 seconds without coughing doesn't mean you don’t have the #Coronavirus . Don't spread rumors The fight against #COVID19  is also a fight against disinformation #ShareInformation  #COVID19PandemicP #ShareKnowledgeandemic

This is John's story John spread all sorts of rumors about #COVID19  John ignored what health officials were saying John didn't #StayAtHome  and put himself & others around him in danger Now John is infected with the #coronavirus  Don't be like John Be smart. Be safe. Be kind.

We know many of you are home and the walls are closing in... So get to know the World Digital Library! Free access to thousands of books, documents & photos from all countries and cultures. Check it out here: #COVID19  #ShareCulture  #StayAtHome 

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Over 1.5 billion learners across the 🌍 are affected by school & university closures due to #COVID19 . @UNESCO  is leading a global coalition of partners to urgently find solutions to make sure #LearningNeverStops ! ➡️ #coronavirus  #ShareEducation 

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"Many women under lockdown for #COVID19  face violence where they should be safest: in their own homes. Today I appeal for peace in homes around the world" - @antonioguterres  Governments must put women’s safety first as they respond to the pandemic.

Let's use the potential of digital solutions to help countering the #COVID19  pandemic! Today we launch #CodeTheCurve , a hackathon to support young innovators, scientists & designers in the fight against #coronavirus . Join here 👉

During difficult times reading provides some of the best company. That is why @UNESCO  Creative City of Literature, Slemani, Iraq, has launched the initiative “Literature and Arts as Helpmate and Therapist” to support people in #COVID19  confinement. #StayHome  & #ShareCulture !

Let’s not forget that culture is also in #COVID19  crisis. Assistant Director-General for Culture, @ErnestoOttoneR , explains how #UNESCO  is doing everything it can to support culture during this difficult time. #ShareOurHeritage  and #ShareCulture . ℹ️

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Kind quick reminder: viruses have no nationality.

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No human being is illegal No human being is illegal No human being is illegal No human being is illegal No human being is illegal No human being is illegal No human being is illegal No human being is illegal On #WorldRefugeeDay  and every day, stand #WithRefugees 

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? BREAKING Khon, masked dance drama in #Thailand ?? has just been inscribed on the #IntangibleHeritage  list. Congratulations! ? ℹ️ #LivingHeritage 

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The Holocaust began with words - and in the era of the internet & social media, the power of propaganda is more devastating than ever. But education & knowledge can help prevent genocide. 27 January is International #HolocaustRemembrance  Day ℹ️

🔴 BREAKING! ⛔Half of world’s student population not attending school due to #COVID19 ⛔ @UNESCO  launches global coalition to accelerate deployment of remote learning solutions. Full story: Pandemic#Coronavirus  #CoronavirusPandemic 

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? BREAKING Just inscribed as @UNESCO  #WorldHeritage  Site: Jaipur City in Rajasthan, #India  ??. Bravo ? ℹ️ #43WHC 

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We know many of you are home and the walls are closing in. So... get to know the World Digital Library: free access to thousands of books, documents & photos from all countries and cultures. Check it out here ➡️ #QuarantineLife  #StaySafe  #COVID19 

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