San Lorenzo de Almagro will wear UNESCO's logo on its jersey
UNESCO and Club Atlético San Lorenzo de Almagro of Argentina strengthen their partnership unique in the region to promote inclusion gender equity and lifelong learning through sport
Disinformation and hate speech in Latin America
UNESCO Montevideo launches two new documents that aim to promote critical thinking and mitigate the effect of disinformation during the pandemic
Disinformation: a silent weapon in times of pandemic
UNESCO and UNDP join forces to promote verified information against COVID 19
United Nations Response to COVID-19 Outbreak in Lebanon
Thursday 9 April 2020 United Nations In recent weeks Lebanon had to adapt to new restrictions imposed by the government in an effort to curtail the outbreak of COVID19 pandemic in Lebanon United Nations UN agencies in Lebanon are fully engaged in assisting Lebanon in responding to the unfolding health crisis Joining hands with local partners including governmental entities and civil society the UN is working on preventing and containing the transmission of the virus and avoiding an overstretching of the health system as well as responding to rising socioeconomic challenges generated by the economic and financial crisis now exacerbated by the health emergency
PORTALCHECK creates a communication kit on COVID19 to share with governments, NGOs and civil society
The materials among which posters videos stickers digital content and publications for social networks stand out are aimed at mitigating the effect of disinformation linked to vaccines within the framework of the pandemic
COVID19: how to design fair and inclusive vaccination plans?
UNESCO is publishing a document to generate more evidence on the production access and distribution of vaccines in the region with the aim of improving existing vaccination policies applying a human rights open science and ethical standards approach
COVID19 VACCINES: challenges, weaknesses and opportunities in the region
UNESCO presented the report Covid19 and vaccination in Latin America Challenges Needs and Opportunities which delves into the production access and distribution of vaccines in Latin America and the Caribbean In addition a debate was held in which the main challenges that the region must take on were identified
Bioethics, an ally to guide conflicts in unequal societies
A new edition of the International Congress of the REDBIOÉTICA UNESCO invites you to resort to this discipline to provide solutions to social economic political and environmental situations in contexts of inequality and poverty in the region
Myths about the COVID-19 vaccines: how can verified content be used to combat disinformation?
PortalCheck the regions first digital hub established by UNESCO and Chequeado to combat pandemicrelated misinformation at the regional level has entered a new phase with the goal of empowering citizens on vaccines
WATER: What is being done for water security in Latin America and the Caribbean?
The XIV Meeting of National Committees and Focal Points of UNESCOs Intergovernmental Hydrological Programme for Latin America and the Caribbean CONAPHIs convened its Presidents with the participation of members of UNESCOs water family in the region to assess progress towards water security in the region and plan activities for the future
Covid-19 and vaccination in Latin America and the Caribbean: challenges, needs and opportunities
UNESCO publishes a document that generates more evidence on the production access and distribution of vaccines in the region with the aim of improving existing vaccination policies applying a human rights open science and ethical standards approach