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UNESCOUnited Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (since 1945; Paris, France)
UNESCOOrganisation des Nations Unies pour l'Education, la Science et la Culture (French)
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"I left Baku amid the dynamically developing relations between UNESCO and Azerbaijan, and I was very pleased for this.
Talking about the reconstruction of the Old Bridge, head of the UNESCO Office in BiH, SiniA!a A eA!um noted that it is an exceptionally significant event for the whole of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Deputy Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Muhammad Bakhtiar Wan Chik was previously quoted as saying that besides Royal Belum, the other three sites on the tentative Unesco list are Taman Negara, the Klang Gates Quartz Ridge in Gombak and the Forest Research Institute Malaysia.
NCCA is the site manager for the churches of San Agustin in Intramuros, Paoay in Ilocos Norte, Santa Maria in Ilocos Sur, and Miag-ao in Iloilo, collectively listed in the Unesco World Heritage List as 'The Baroque Churches of the Philippines.'
The Philippine envoy also emphasized that UNESCO is foremost an intergovernmental organization, created by the Member States for its peoples, adding that it is crucial for member states to be fully consulted in the formulation of programs, policies and publications.
She said Malala Fund for girls education established in UNESCO by humble contribution of US$ 10 million from Pakistan was bringing change in the lives of thousands of girls in Pakistan and many other countries in Asia and Africa.
"The agreement entrusts the UAE with a new commitment and responsibility toward getting the Centre to make more efforts aimed at supporting Unesco's methodology and launching further channels of collaboration with the organisation's member states," he added.
Samira bint Mohammed al- Moosa, the Sultanate Permanent Delegate to the UNESCO and Chairperson of the Program and External Relations Committee delivered the Sultanate's speech during the pubic sessions of the meeting.
PARIS, Sept 12 (KUNA) -- The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) has boasted the historic ties and fruitful cooperation with the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
The Israeli Knesset is expected to vote on Wednesday to relocate the funds that would have been paid to UNESCO to the Ministry of Jerusalem and Heritage, with specific instruction to spend it on the development of Jewish heritage sites in Hebron, the Jerusalem Post revealed.
Each year, UNESCO's Global Geoparks Council of the United Nations, receives proposals from the countries around the world including Indonesia, asking it to put their geoparks in the UNESCO's list.
This was stated by Dr Shezra Mansab Ali Khan Kharal, Member National Assembly of Pakistan while delivering country statement at the 204th Session of the Executive Board of UNESCO held at Paris, a press release received from Paris here on Tuesday said.