Ukraine: 50,000 computers provided to teachers by Google and UNESCO
As the global community marks the World Teachers Day UNESCO and Google have begun distributing 50000 computers to Ukrainian teachers to help them deliver distance learning Training in digital tools will also be provided to them
Damaged cultural sites in Ukraine verified by UNESCO
As of 30 September UNESCO has verified damage to 197 sites since 24 February 83 religious sites 13 museums 37 historic buildings 36 buildings dedicated to cultural activities 18 monuments 10 libraries
How to adopt a multistakeholder approach to AI governance in Southern Africa?
Artificial Intelligence AI holds considerable potential to accelerate social and economic development in Africa The discussion on AI governance at the SouthernAfrican subRegional Forum on Artificial Intelligence AI SARFAI in Windhoek Namibia underlined good practices and recommendations for multistakeholder driven AI governance in Southern Africa
Are civil servants ready for digital transformation?
The report Artificial Intelligence and Digital Transformation Competencies for Civil Servants underlines what civil servants need to learn to enable digital transformation to usher their countries and societies into the digital age
Building capacities of judges from Qatar on Artificial Intelligence and the Rule of Law
UNESCO the Siracusa International Institute for Criminal Justice and Human Rights and the Supreme Judiciary Council of Qatar organised the second training on Artificial Intelligence Criminal Justice and Human Rights for judicial operators from Qatar on 1822 September 2022 at Siracusa Italy
UNESCO funds 7 projects to support artists in Ukraine
UNESCO and the Ukrainian NGO Museum of Contemporary Art MOCA have come together to support 7 projects to encourage the continuation of artistic creation and access to cultural life in Ukraine
UNESCO and partners offer new online course on Information and Elections in the Digital Era
This September UNESCO UNDP and the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas are launching a free global Massive Open Online Course MOOC on Information and Elections in the Digital Era in English French Portuguese and Spanish
Ukraine: UNESCO supports Odesa's heritage and cultural life
Paris 30 August 2022 At a meeting with UNESCO DirectorGeneral Audrey Azoulay at the Organizations Headquarters Oleksandr Tkachenko Ukrainian Minister of Culture and Information announced that his country will request the inscription of Odesa on UNESCOs World Heritage List For its part the Organization will deploy new measures to protect Ukrainian cultural heritage particularly in Odesa and Lviv