Permanent Delegate of Iceland to UNESCO (September 2022)
The DirectorGeneral of the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization UNESCO received on Wednesday 14 September 2022 HE Ms Auðbjörg Halldórsdóttir who presented her with the letters accrediting her as Permanent Delegate of Iceland to the United Nations Education Scientific and Cultural Organization UNESCO
How to strengthen social inclusion through artistic practice in Chad?
The arts have proven to be a powerful tool to support reconciliation rehabilitation and reintegration Many reports highlight the transformative power of art when working with populations with populations whose rights are denigrated Artistic activities are a powerful vector of social integration connecting people across their differences They can help people to look forward to a new life and a better future
Biosphere and Heritage of Lake Chad (BIOPALT)
The inhabitants of the Lake Chad basin face many challenges Years of drought with 95 of the lakes surface area reduced and unsustainable management have led to significant imbalances in ecosystems which were not compensated by the recent increase of the lakes area since the 2000s The main sources of livelihoods in the basin agriculture livestock farming and fisheries depend on healthy environments The degraded ecosystems added to political and security unrest compromise these resources
UNESCO Multi-donor programme contributes to freedom of expression and safety of journalists during Zambia’s general elections