Areas of Action


The work of the five programme sectors of UNESCO - EducationNatural SciencesSocial and Human SciencesCultureCommunication and Information - implements objectives defined by the international community, such as the Millennium Development Goals.

UNESCO also works on a number of priorities that require a trans-disciplinary approach, alongside the traditional focus of its five programme sectors. More about the special themes:

Santiago as Regional Bureau for Education in Latin America and the Caribbean, works mainly on issues related to the Education Sector.

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