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UNESCO Youth Reference Group
UNESCO Recognises Dunedin Creativity
Dunedin’s creativity has received international recognition with its designation by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) as a Creative City of Literature.
International Year of Light
2015 was declared by UN resolution (A/RES/68/221) to be the International Year of Light and Light-Based Technologies (IYL2015) - Read more.
Looking Beyond Disaster Toolkit
Based on the Looking Beyond Disaster UNESCO Youth Forum series that began in Christchurch in 2011, the LBD Toolkit was created to support young people who want to enhance the disaster resilience of their communities.
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Marking UNESCO's seventh decade
On 16 November, UNESCO will celebrate the 70th anniversary of the adoption of its constitution. Education Minister Hekia Parata spoke during a recent event at Parliament, marking UNESCO’s seventh decade supporting education, science and culture... Read More