Viet Nam celebrates International Women’s Day 2014
Ha Noi, 7 March 2014 - A series of activities from 27 February to 9 March are organized by the UN in Vietnam, donors and national counterparts to celebrate International Women’s Day 2014. Since 1975, the UN has celebrated this day to empower women as a frontline for building a more peaceful and just world.
Training journalists on UNESCO International Conventions and Programmes
Ha Noi, 24 February 2014 - A training workshop on UNESCO International Conventions and Programmes took place last Friday in Ha Noi to provide media professionals information on UNESCO normative instruments and programmes for safeguarding and promoting heritage and biosphere reserves.
The Asia-Pacific Awards for Cultural Heritage Conservation e-voice
Ha Noi, 20 February 2014 - Discover e-Voices Special Edition, an e-newsletter that promotes the UNESCO Asia-Pacific Awards for Cultural Heritage Conservation, also invites you to learn more about heritage conservation projects in the Asia-Pacific region.
Celebrate with us World Radio Day 2014!
Ha Noi, 13 February 2014 - Today marks a day to celebrate radio as a medium; to improve international cooperation between broadcasters; and to encourage major networks and community radio alike to promote access to information, freedom of expression and gender equality over the airwaves.
UNESCO hands over to Viet Nam certificate of inscription of Đờn ca tài tử as Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
Ho Chi Minh City, 11 February 2014 – The official ceremony taking place in the Reunification Palace recognizes the importance of the Art of Đờn ca tài tử music and song in southern Viet Nam, also known as Đờn ca tài tử, and the value of the wealth of knowledge and skills that is transmitted through it from one generation to the next.
"As We Grow Up" exhibition on gender, love and safe sex launched for Vietnamese young people
Ha Noi, November 2013 to April 2014– The exhibition entitled "As We Grow Up" on gender, love and safe sex is presented at the Viet Nam Museum of Ethnology in Ha Noi. The exhibiton is a joint effort between the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET), the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (HCYU), the Vietnamese Museum of Ethnology (VME) and the One UN in Viet Nam (with UNESCO as the lead agency in collaboration with other UN agencies).