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Lessons from the success story of Great Himalayan National Park

Jun 30, 2014

Lessons from the success story of Great Himalayan National Park

This treasure trove of nature now has a world heritage site tag to flaunt, as a testimony to its ecological worth and conservation efforts. Will the fairy tale hold under pressure for infrastructure building? #India #Environment #NewsTracker #UNESCO #Great Himalayan National Park
India has over a million children out of school: UNESCO report

Jun 27, 2014

India has over a million children out of school: UNESCO report

India, Indonesia and Pakistan each have more than a million children out of school, according to a UN report. #World #Numbers #India #Pakistan #Indonesia #Education #UNESCO #children #illiteracy #UNESCO report #Irina Bokova
Bappi Lahiri named goodwil ambassador of UNESCO Nepal

Feb 21, 2014

Bappi Lahiri named goodwil ambassador of UNESCO Nepal

Popular music director Bappi Lahiri has been appointed the goodwil ambassador of UNESCO Nepal's "Education For All" in a unique honour. #NewsTracker #Bappi Lahiri #goodwil ambassador #UNESCO Nepal
Ambitious Indian curriculum fosters illiteracy: UNESCO

Jan 30, 2014

Ambitious Indian curriculum fosters illiteracy: UNESCO

Unesco has criticised Indian school curriculum, saying that it is unrealistic and much too ambitious. #Education #UNESCO #Pratham #school #Indian education #class #curriculum #primary education
Priceless antiquities damaged in preparation for Hampi Utsav

Jan 10, 2014

Priceless antiquities damaged in preparation for Hampi Utsav

While Hampi, a Unesco world heritage site in Karnataka's Bellary district, commences its annual festival, archaeologists are concerned about the ensuing destruction of the city's priceless antiquities. #India #NewsTracker #Karnataka #UNESCO #Bellary #Hampi #Heriage

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Priceless antiquities damaged in preparation for Hampi Utsav

Jun 16, 2014

Cruises With Unesco Sites as Destinations

Seabourn's new partnership with Unesco will give passengers increased access to World Heritage Sites...
Priceless antiquities damaged in preparation for Hampi Utsav

Jun 24, 2014

UNESCO Protects the Tasmanian Forest From Australian Logging

The U.N. delegation also warned that the Great Barrier Reef would be listed as endangered if it did not start receiving better car... #UNESCO #Australia
Priceless antiquities damaged in preparation for Hampi Utsav

Jun 13, 2014

Sinosphere Blog: China and Japan Face Off Over Documentation of Wartime Atrocities

Japan has filed a formal complaint after China submitted an application to Unesco’s Memory of the World Register on atrocities committed by the Japanese during World War II... #UNESCO #Australia