» Director-General to Award Girls' and Women's Education Prize
03.09.2017 - ODG

Director-General to Award Girls' and Women's Education Prize

From 3 to 5 September 2017, the Director-General is paying an official visit to the People's Republic of China, where she will participate in the second Award Ceremony of the UNESCO Prize for Girls' and Women's Education.

The ceremony honouring two laureates takes place in Xiamen, Fujian Province, in the margins of the 9th BRICS Summit that is being held under China's chairmanship, on the theme "Stronger Partnership for a Brighter Future."

During this visit, the Director-General will hand over to Chinese authorities the certificate designating "Kulangsu, a Historic International Settlement" as a new World Heritage site, inscribed in July 2017.

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