Kenya prepares to ratify UNESCO’s 2001 Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Culture Heritage
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Agreement signed between UNESCO and the Government of Japan for the commencement of the project: “Strengthening Disaster Prevention Approaches in Eastern Africa”.
On Tuesday 2nd March 2020 UNESCO and the Government of Japan officially signed the agreement for the commencement of the project Strengthening Disaster Prevention Approaches in Eastern Africa By providing substantial funding support the Government of Japan has again demonstrated their commitment to UNESCO and the humanitarian and development needs of Africa
Kenya’s Internet Universality ROAM-X Indicators assessment validated at a national multi-stakeholder meeting
Photo National validation meeting of various actors and the Multistakeholder Advisory Board MAB for the Internet Universality Indicators assessment in Kenya 28 February 2020 Major recommendations for various stakeholders such as the government civil society private sector and the media in Kenya are formulated on the implementation of policies and laws enhancing of institutional capacities creating public awareness as well as bridging the digital the data and knowledge divides
The UNESCO Nairobi Science Sector Compiles a variety of educational resources to assist students in Africa continent especially from vulnerable and poor communities.
The UNESCO Nairobi Science Sector Compiles a variety of educational resources to assist students in Africa continent especially from vulnerable and poor communities
The Natural Sciences of UNESCO joined hands with the Africa Youth Advisory Board for Disaster Risk Reduction (AYAB DRR) to organise a Webinar on Youth engagement on COVID-19 for ‘the Africa We Want"
UNESCO webinar supports media in the Eastern African region to deconstruct misinformation, hate speech, and racism during COVID-19 pandemic
On 14 April 2020 UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa organized an online conference for media stakeholders from the region to discuss their role in fighting misinformation discrimination and hate speech linked to the COVID19 pandemic as well as the opportunity for promoting cultural diversity and intercultural dialogue
Webinar on COVID-19 and Open Science
At the 40th session of UNESCOs General Conference 193 Members States tasked UNESCO with the development of an international standardsetting instrument on Open Science in the form of a UNESCO Recommendation on Open Science to be adopted by the Member States in 2021
Call for Applications: Development of Smart Phone Application for IOS/Android for Know Disaster in Africa – Awareness among Youth / Children and common Public