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UNESCO

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

The Sundarbans

Rush Mela, an intangible cultural heritage

The Rush Mela festival is one of the largest tourist attractions of the Sundarbans

A girl dances at the Rush Mela

Bangabandhu’s legacy a great source of inspiration: UNESCO

Director-general of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Audrey Azoulay on Saturday said the legacy of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur ...

Bangabandhu’s legacy a great source of inspiration: UNESCO

Global aid to education may fall: UNESCO

Global aid is likely to decline by up to US$2 billion from 2018 to 2022 as a result of recession caused by COVID-19, entailing a 12-per cent fall in international support for education, said UNESCO ...

Students at a primary school

Bangladeshi scientist wins L'Oréal-UNESCO award for women in Science

Firdausi Qadri, a Bangladeshi researcher who is head of the Mucosal Immunology and Vaccinology unit of the Dhaka-based International Centre for Diarrheal Disease and Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b) ...

Bangladeshi scientist wins L'Oréal-UNESCO award for women in Science

Bangladesh elected UNESCO Executive Board vice chairperson

Bangladesh has been elected vice chairperson of the UNESCO Executive Board from the electoral Group IV (Asian and Pacific States) for the next two years, reports UNB.The Executive Board is one of the ...

Bangladesh elected UNESCO Executive Board vice chairperson

Mujib Borsho: UNESCO to celebrate together with Bangladesh

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday announced that the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) together with Bangladesh will celebrate the 'Mujib Borsho', ...

Mujib Borsho: UNESCO to celebrate together with Bangladesh

Unparalleled example of free book distribution

The National Curriculum and Textbook Board (NCTB) has been preparing to distribute around 354 million textbooks free among 42.5 million students of primary, high school, madrasa and vocational ...

Unparalleled example of free book distribution

St Mark’s closed after fresh flood inundates Venice

Another exceptional high tide swamped flood-hit Venice on Friday, prompting the mayor to order St Mark’s square closed after Italy declared a state of emergency for the UNESCO city.Mayor Luigi ...

St Mark’s closed after fresh flood inundates Venice

UN chief Guterres says societies pay price when journalists targeted

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said societies as a whole pay a price when journalists are targeted.Almost 90 per cent of those responsible for the killing of 1,109 journalists around the ...

UN chief Guterres says societies pay price when journalists targeted

UNESCO recognises Morsheda and her Nritya Niketan

Morsheda Begum Shilpi was different from other girls of her age. She used to take her bicycle and rode in the wind like a bird. She also began to take dance lessons at a very young age. She never ...

UNESCO recognises Morsheda and her Nritya Niketan
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