UNESCO Regional Forum “Dialogue as a Way to Understanding”
A Regional Forum “Dialogue as a Way to Understanding” will take place in Moscow, Russian Federation on 19-20 November 2013. To be held three days after the International Day for Tolerance that it will celebrate, the Forum aims at creating a Regional Platform for a Multi-Stakeholder Policy Research Dialogue, which includes the medias on the promotion of mutual understanding in multicultural societies through social inclusion policies.
Arts Education in CIS countries
Taking into account the importance of Arts education and education through Arts for social and cultural development of personality and its role in supporting and promoting cultural diversity and intercultural dialogue, UNESCO and the Intergovernmental Foundation for Educational, Scientific and Cultural Cooperation (IFESCCO) are supporting the pilot long-term project “Arts Education in CIS countries: Building Creative Capacities for the 21st Century” (2009-2014).
THE UNESCO AND IFESCCO PILOT PROJECT “RUNNING A MUSEUM – XXI CENTURY
The UNESCO/IFESCCO Project “Running a Museum: 21st Century” is designed and implemented within the frame of the Agreement between UNESCO and the Intergovernmental Foundation for Educational, Scientific and Cultural Cooperation (IFESCCO) on Cooperation in the Field of Museum Development in the CIS countries.
Table game “Voyage along the Volga River”
Within the joint programme “Living Volga”, implemented by the UNESCO Moscow Office and the Coca-Cola Hellenic Eurasia company, the table game “Voyage along the Volga River” was developed and published. Activities of the programme "Living Volga" are aimed to protect and use rationally ecosystems of the Volga River.
UNESCO takes part in Sochi 2014 Olympic Torch Relay
On 27 October in Saint-Petersburg, Russia, the UNESCO representative in the Russian Federation Mr Dendev Badarch participated in Sochi 2014 Olympic Torch Relay.