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19 Oct 2017 description

Ambas agencias de las Naciones Unidas acordaron acompañar a los países latinoamericanos y caribeños en la consecución de los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible vinculados a la erradicación del hambre y al acceso a la educación.

19 Oct 2017 description

Forty community girls schools (CGSs) are conducting classes for 525 girls and 429 boys in Yambio and Nzara counties (former Western Equatoria State) of South Sudan as part of a project on Out of School Children (OOSC) being implemented by UNESCO in partnership with GPE and UNICEF South Sudan. As the target was to enroll 1,000 students, the number of learners shows a 95.4% success rate. The organisation that is overseeing the teaching and learning in the 40 CGSs is Africa Education Trust (AET)

18 Oct 2017 description
  • El Consulado de México en Chicago acoge el “Foro de Innovación en Políticas Públicas en materia de Migración para el Desarrollo Sostenible del Estado de Guanajuato”, organizado en el marco del Año de la Innovación GUANAJUATO-UNESCO.

Brindar oportunidades y herramientas educativas innovadoras para todos y a todos los niveles, especialmente para los grupos vulnerables, es una de las prioridades del Gobierno de Guanajuato, dijo el Gobernador Miguel Márquez Márquez ante asociaciones y clubes de migrantes guanajuatenses que el pasado viernes 13 se reunieron …

15 Oct 2017 description
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Baghdad, 12 October 2017 –UNESCO and the Ministry of Education of Iraq marked the successful completion of the piloting of the Student Information Management System (SIMS) at the Resafa 3 General Directorate of Education in Baghdad. The main objective of the SIMS is to enable a more efficient and decentralized education system in Iraq and to provide Ministry of Education planners and school administrators with timely and accurate information about students, teachers and schools.

12 Oct 2017 description

La Directora de la UNESCO en México, Nuria Sanz, se reunió el 28 de septiembre con el Alcalde de Puebla, Luis Banck, para conocer la evaluación realizada por la administración local y el plan que se puso en marcha para dar atención a los monumentos históricos de la ciudad de Puebla. Tras el sismo ocurrido el 19 de septiembre en las zonas centro, sur y sur occidente de México, se tuvieron noticias de las afectaciones sufridas en un amplio conjunto de monumentos históricos de los estados afectados.

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19 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 Oct 2017 UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Background

Afghanistan is believed to possess a significant amount of minerals which might substantially contribute to its future economic development. However, there is also risk involved, as the experience of other countries has shown.

19 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 Oct 2017 UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Background

Afghanistan is believed to possess a significant amount of minerals which might substantially contribute to its future economic development. However, there is also risk involved, as the experience of other countries has shown.

19 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 Oct 2017 UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Background

Afghanistan is believed to possess a significant amount of minerals which might substantially contribute to its future economic development. However, there is also risk involved, as the experience of other countries has shown.

12 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 13 Nov 2017 UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Consultancy announcement: Evaluation of the Global Education Monitoring Report (GEM Report)

The United Nations Educational, Science and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) hereby invites qualified companies to submit proposals to conduct an Evaluation of the Global Education Monitoring Report (GEM Report) Programme 2015-2017 .

The evaluation is planned to take place between December 2017 and July 2018.

29 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 30 Oct 2017 UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Under the overall authority of the Chief of DCE, and the direct supervision of the chief of DCE Policy and Research Unit, and in close cooperation with the UNESCO Web Architect (ERI) and webservers administrator (KMI), the incumbent will be responsible for ensuring the overall maintenance as well as designing and coordinating the development of the 2005 Convention’s Knowledge Management System (KMS). While he/she will manage directly part of the technical developments, services related to maintenance and technical development will be outsourced.