Building Knowledge Societies

Awareness-raising

International Day for Universal Access to Information (IDUAI) / Right to Know Day – 28 September 

The right to access to information held by public bodies is an integral part of fundamental freedoms. This includes empowering people with disabilities. ICTs have the potential for making significant improvements in the lives of people living with disabilities.

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Capacity Building

Empowering Tech-Savvy Youth

By providing young women and men with basic technical skills and the confidence to develop, promote, and sell locally relevant mobile applications, the Youth Mobile initiative aims to create employment opportunities and at the same time create solutions in different fields such as agriculture, health and education. These youth-made innovations can contribute to the fulfillment of the SDGs.

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Preserving Documentary Heritage

Memory of the World 
UNESCO has launched the Memory of the World Programme to guard against collective amnesia calling upon the preservation of the valuable archive holdings and library collections all over the world ensuring their wide dissemination.

 

Policy Advice

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