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New UNESCO IITE publication is out of press 

21 December 2016

A new publication UNESCO IITE publication “Future for Higher Education and ICT: Changes Due to the Use of Open Content” is fresh from the press. The publication summarizes the results of the Institute’s project “Access, Equity and Quality: Envisioning the Future of Higher Education in a Digital Age” implemented in Education (UNESCO IITE) in 2014-2016. The project was aimed to identify the current trends related to the use of open and online education and to bring evidence to the debate about the future changes expected due to the use of new approaches to teaching and learning, new technologies and new forms of content developed for higher education.

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Partnerships for better health and well-being of the young and future generations

13 December 2016

On December 7-8, 2016 representatives of the health, social and education sectors from over 40 European countries, including government officials, experts from international organizations and civil society came together at UNESCO HQs conference premises in Paris for the WHO high-level conference Working together for better health and well-being. The conference aimed at promoting urgent and concerted action for health and well-being and strengthening cooperation between the health, education and social sectors in the WHO European Region for better, more equal health and social outcomes for children and adolescents and their families. 

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