UNESCO fosters Cultural Exchange through World Heritage-Inspired Creative Products in Indonesia and Malaysia

UNESCO and the Malaysia-UNESCO Cooperation Programme (MUCP) convened a cultural exchange workshop from 30 April-3 May 2023, in Yogyakarta. The event fostered greater understanding and appreciation of diverse cultures through cross-cultural dialogue and community engagement. It brought together creative industry players from Indonesia and Malaysia living in and around the world heritage sites, to exchange […]

Virtual field trip for innovative learning in Africa

To support new and innovative water education, UNESCO held a hybrid workshop on 12-13 April 2023, on the development of Virtual Field Trip (VFT) for Africa, based on experiences in developing VFT series in Asia and the Pacific. The workshop was organized within the Malaysia-UNESCO Cooperation Programme (MUCP), in line with Malaysia’s priorities on sustainable […]

Launching of Water Management Curriculum for Africa

Launching of Water Management Curriculum for Africa

Workshop: Launching of Water Management Curriculum for Africa The Integrated Water Resource Management (IWRM) addresses water management in a holistic manner, integrating the management of water resources with ecosystem services, human health, ecological sustainability, economic growth, poverty alleviation, gender equality, employment and other aspects of sustainable human development. By enhancing knowledge and practice of water […]

Workshop for the Drafting of Water Management Curriculum for Africa

Launching of Water Management Curriculum for Africa

Workshop for the Drafting of Water Management Curriculum for Africa: Upscaling Water Security to Meet Local, Regional, and Global Challenges – Designing Local Ecohydrology and IWRM Educational Resources for Africa The Integrated Water Resource Management (IWRM) addresses water management in a holistic manner, integrating the management of water resources with ecosystem services, human health, ecological […]

Experience Sharing Workshop on Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) Strategy among Heritage Cities in Southeast Asia, Pacific and Africa

Experience Sharing Workshop on Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) Strategy among Heritage Cities in Southeast Asia, Pacific and Africa

This workshop is convened to share knowledge, experience as well as learning points among the five pilot heritage cities about the development of each site’s strategy, particularly between Melaka and George Town (Malaysia), Semarang Old Town (Indonesia), Levuka Port Town (Fiji), and the heritage city of the Island of Mozambique, and Apia Waterfront (Mozambique). The […]