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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 shall never forget the 31st General Conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
CONTACT: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, www.unesco.org/water; World Resources Institute, (202)729-7600, www.wri.org.
A 1999 conference titled "Science for the 21st Century--A New Commitment" that was cosponsored by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) produced a declaration recognizing that "traditional and local knowledge systems, as dynamic expressions of perceiving and understanding the world, can make and historically have made a valuable contribution to science and technology."
Despite their strength, the quakes apparently caused minimal damage in this sparsely populated region, says Badaoui Rouhban of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization in Paris, France.
* An exhibit on literacy for blind and visually impaired people will be launched in New York City in January 1990 to inaugurate International Literacy Year, designated by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
Summary: Riyadh, Dhu Al-Qa&'dah 2, 1431 H/Oct 10, 2010, SPA -- Prince Faisal bin Abdullah Al Saud, Minister of Education and United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESC) Director General Irina Bokova will open onTuesday "Exhibition of 20 Windows on the World" organized by permanent...
NMC represents the United States to the International Music Council, a nongovernmental advisory body to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.
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