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  • World Education Forum 2015
    World Education Forum 2015

    [19-22 May 2015, Incheon, Republic of Korea] At the World Education Forum (WEF) UNESCO will be leading the way, in collaboration with six co-conveners, to build a powerful new education agenda that will transform lives. The target date for reaching Education for All goals and the Millennium Development Goals is 2015 and governments are now preparing the new agenda.   The World's Largest Lesson (PDF - 443KB) »

  • Special Feature: Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month
    Special Feature: Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month

    May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month – a celebration of Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States. 

  • World Press Freedom Day
    Special Feature: World Press Freedom Day

    Commemorated every May 3, World Press Freedom Day recognizes the essential role a free press plays in a democracy. But conventional definitions of “the press” are expanding to include not only new platforms but also new voices. 

  • United Nations 70th Anniversary
    Special Feature: United Nations 70th Anniversary

    The 70th anniversary of the United Nations is an opportunity to reflect – to look back on the UN’s history and take stock of its enduring achievements. It is also an opportunity to spotlight where the UN – and the international community as a whole – needs to redouble its efforts to meet current and future challenges across the three pillars of its work: peace and security, development, and human rights. 

  • World Intellectual Property Day 2015
    Special Feature: World Intellectual Property Day 2015

    The key forms of intellectual property are patents, copyrights, trademarks, and trade secrets. Because intellectual property shares many of the characteristics of real and personal property, associated rights permit intellectual property to be treated as an asset that can be bought, sold, licensed, or even given away at no cost... 

 

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