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UNESCO:

see United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural OrganizationUnited Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization
(UNESCO), specialized agency of the United Nations, with headquarters in Paris. Its counterpart in the League of Nations was the International Committee for Intellectual Cooperation.
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UNESCO

An organization whose function it is to protect the world’s landmarks, through administration of the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) and the World Heritage Committee.

UNESCO

United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization: an agency of the United Nations that sponsors programmes to promote education, communication, the arts, etc.
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The ceremony concluded on a note of optimism for further strengthening the existing cooperative ties between COMSATS and UNESCO.
In mid-November, Iranian Education Minister Ali Asqar Fani in a meeting with Director General of UNESCO Irina Bokova voiced Tehran's readiness to share experience with the UN body in educational fields.
The interregional meeting of National Commissions for UNESCO, co-organized by UNESCO Secretariat and the Kazakhstan National Commission for UNESCO, will take place from 22 to 24 July 2014 in Astana.
We will continue to make decisions based on the UNESCO recommendations of a number of years ago around prioritising our ports.
Now that CIIT has officially become a part of UNESCO's `water family', it aims for a very productive future with the support of UNESCO and its highly effective platform of thinkers, researchers and change makers and hopes this is one of the firsts steps CIIT takes in creating an equitable, environment friendly, sustainable global future".
UNESCO seems to be ready to take up the challenge of organizing a global Earth Anthem challenge if directed by its Governing Bodies.
The UNESCO Executive Board at its l92nd session held from 24 September to 11 October 2013, has nominated the incumbent Director-General, Madam lrina Bokova from Bulgaria for the position of UNESCO Director-General following the interviews which were conducted with all three candidates who have submitted their candidature for the position," he said.
Ambassador to UNESCO, David Killion, said Washington considers UNESCO a "critical partner in creating a better future.
The agreement aimed at consolidating the Jordanian-Palestinian historical cooperation in protecting Jerusalem Holy Sites from the continued and flagrant Israeli violations, especially at the international forums, including UNESCO.
The unique partnership is built around the L'Oreal-UNESCO Awards, the UNESCO-L'Oreal International Fellowships, and L'Oreal-UNESCO National Fellowships with the support of the UNESCO National Commissions.
HE Sheikh Sultan reaffirmed Abu Dhabi's continuous support to UNESCO and explored further ideas and initiatives to enhance this successful co-operation.
Panasonic will continue to work in unison with UNESCO to help foster eco awareness among children worldwide.