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Audrey Azoulay

14 Jan
Fifty-Five journalists and media workers were killed around the world in 2021, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has reported.
14 Sep
Director-General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), Audrey Azoulay, has warned that biodiversity is depleting at an unprecedented speed.
27 Apr 2021
Thirty years after the historic free, independent and pluralistic press summit held in Windhoek, Namibia, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has decided to return the conference to its birthplace.
28 Jan 2021
With the disruptive impact of coronavirus pandemic on education, this year’s International Day of Education serves as an avenue for stakeholders to critically examine challenges confronting the sector...
26 Jan 2021
In order to stem the precarious situation, which media operated last year, practitioners and stakeholders in the industry have called on government to ensure that media houses and journalists are adequately protected in 2021.
15 Dec 2020
A new partnership between UNESCO and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) aimed at strengthening press freedom and the safety of journalists has been signed.
6 Dec 2020
Despite the global COVID-19 pandemic, the States Parties to the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage have decided to hold the meeting of their Intergovernmental Committee from December 14 to 19, 2020 online.
16 Jul 2020
A new policy paper by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation’s (UNESCO) Global Education Monitoring (GEM) report has warned that global aid on education...
26 Apr 2020
As the world battles with coronavirus pandemic, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has said what is needed now is, ‘magic of books’.
13 Oct 2017
The campaign to succeed UNESCO's outgoing chief Irina Bokova was overshadowed by Washington's announcement Thursday that it planned to withdraw from the Paris-based body after years of tensions over decisions seen as critical of Israel.


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A hologram monument to one of India's most celebrated independence figures was illuminated on Sunday in a tribute to a nationalist leader who advocated violent resistance to colonial rule.
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President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday gave a pep talk to the Super Eagles, ahead of their second-round match against Tunisia tonight in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations
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Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have raided a relaxation centre, popularly called Garden in Abuja and arrested six persons for selling drug cookies and noodles.
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Ukraine said Sunday it would continue countering pro-Russian individuals and entities aiming to destabilise Ukraine after the UK accused Russia of looking to install
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I daresay that you are fascinated with the interior decorations you see on Instagram, have photos of some nicely decorated homes saved on your phone or an app that teaches you how to design your home. If you fall into any of these categories, this is a safe space to admit that this guilty pleasure…