18.06.2012 14:37UNESCO

18.06.2012 - UNESCOPRESS No development model which leaves a billion people in hunger, poverty and social exclusion is sustainable. Twenty years after the landmark 1992 Earth Summit, the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20), taking place 20-22 June 2012, will reconvene in Rio to find new ways to think about progress and to build the future we want. ... More...


16.06.2012 20:49Culture

This is the second part of the transcript of my Milton K Wong lecture that I delivered in Vancouver last week. I posted the first part earlier this week. The talk will be broadcast in full on 22 June on the CBC’s Ideas strand. The story I have told so far is of a Europe that is not as plural as many imagine it to be, and of immigrants less assertive ... More...


15.06.2012 09:13Mystic Arts

Welcome to the charming world of "Romantic Impressions!" Take a stroll through picturesque city streets adorned with blue-shuttered windows and red doors. Stop by a small quaint cafe with red umbrellas and browse through a corner marketplace before stopping to rest at the courtyard fountain. More...


15.06.2012 08:49UNESCO

UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova will be on an official visit to Barbados from 13 to 16 June. She is expected to meet the Prime Minister Freundel Stuart, as well as the Minister of Foreign Affairs Maxine Pamela Ometa McClean, Minister of Education and Human Resource Development Ronald Jones, Minister of Family, Culture, Sports and Youth Stephen Lashley, ... More...


14.06.2012 06:16UNESCO

A few days before the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, Rio+20, World Oceans Day provides us with an opportunity to remember a simple truth: our planet Earth is primarily a blue planet. The oceans cover 70 per cent of the surface of the globe. They are the lungs of the planet and provide much – if not most – of the oxygen that we breathe. ... More...


12.06.2012 15:50UNESCO

UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova and the Director-General of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) Abdulaziz Othman Altwaijri signed a new framework agreement on 5 June to reinforce the longstanding cooperation between both institutions. The first such cooperation agreement was signed in 1984 and renewed in 2010.



11.06.2012 22:49The Fellowship of Isis

Three Castles is in one of the most ancient areas of Pre-Druidic remains. The Centre is dominated by a lofty Norman Castle, the ruins of another Castle and strangest of all, the Old Rectory where Eimear Burke & Howard Campbell live is also part of a Norman Castle, one over each other in segments. The River Nore runs nearby, and is dedicated to The Goddess Fodhla. ... More...


11.06.2012 22:00UNESCO

As part of the Forum on Science, Technology, and Innovation for Sustainable Development during the week preceding the Rio+20 meeting, UNESCO and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) will host a side-event on “Engineering for Sustainable Development”. The objective is to increase public awareness regarding the need for engineering to achieve sustainable development goals, ... More...


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