IN FOCUS ARTICLES - 2013
Poster contest in support of WSIS+10
UNESCO is pleased to announce the results of the poster contest “Freedom and Capacity of Knowledge” that was organized on the occasion of the Multistakeholder WSIS+10 Review Event to be held at UNESCO Headquarters from 25 to 27 February 2013. A few months ago UNESCO challenged creative people from all over the world to send ideas of posters that would catch the importance of equal and shared knowledge creation in global development both visually (mixing photography, illustration and/or visual design) and textually (creating an inspiring tagline).
UNESCO to celebrate World Radio Day
On 13 February, UNESCO celebrates radio as a medium vital to its mission of creating a more peaceful, more sustainable and more inclusive future for all. World Radio Day is an opportunity to celebrate radio as a medium; to improve international cooperation between broadcasters; and to promote diversified content, access to information and freedom of expression over the airwaves.
Spotlight on Memory of the World heritage: The horrors of the Holocaust
UNESCO’s Memory of the World Register includes different testimonies of the Holocaust in which some six million Jews and millions of others died during the Nazi regime.