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UNESCO Director General, Mrs. Irina Bokova, welcomes the International Parliamentary Conference in Moscow

15 June 2010

The Business Forum “Russia – Africa: Horizons of Cooperation” took place in Moscow on 15-16 June, 2010, within the International Parliamentary Conference “Russia – Africa”. The aim of the Forum is to promote multilateral cooperation between Russia and African States. Read more UNESCO Director General, Mrs. Irina Bokova, welcomes the International Parliamentary Conference in Moscow

Launch of the "Teachers of the Arctic" flagship project

30 May 2010

The inter-regional conference “Educational space of Arctic: development through dialog and cooperation” will be held in Yakutsk city (the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Russian Federation) from 3 to 6 August 2010. Within the framework of the conference, the joint project “Teachers of the Arctic”, carried out by UNESCO and the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), will be launched. The project is aimed at improving access to quality education in the Arctic region. Read more Launch of the "Teachers of the Arctic" flagship project

IITE-IFESCCO agreement on promotion of ICTs in TVET in CIS

30 May 2010

On 25 May 2010 in IFESCCO Headquarters in Moscow Mr Dendev Badarch, Acting Director of the UNESCO Institute for Information Technologies in Education (IITE), and Mr Armen Smbatyan, Executive Director of the Intergovernmental Foundation for Educational, Scientific and Cultural Cooperation (IFESCCO), signed the agreement on joint implementation of the project aimed at promoting the use of ICTs in technical and vocational education and training (TVET). Read more IITE-IFESCCO agreement on promotion of ICTs in TVET in CIS

International Conference "The Impact of ICT in Education" in Brazil

20 April 2010

The UNESCO Brasilia Office, the UNESCO Regional Bureau of Education for Latin America and the Caribbean, OREALC/UNESCO Santiago, and the Department of Distance Education of the Ministry of Education Brazil have convened the International Conference "The Impact of ICT in Education” to build knowledge and advance in the definition of agendas and policies. Read more International Conference "The Impact of ICT in Education" in Brazil