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Futures of Education Webinar Series

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UNESCO Cluster Office for the Caribbean – Futures of Education Webinar Series – January 19, 26 and February 2, 2021 January 19, 2021 Citizenship and Participation January 26, 2021 Work and Economic Security February 2, 2021 Knowledge Production Access and Governance

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UNESCO Executive Board – Meeting of the Working Group on Item 22

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UNESCO Executive Board – Meeting of the Working Group on Item 22 “Preliminary proposals by the Director-General concerning the Draft Medium-Term Strategy (41 C/4) and Draft Programme and Budget (41 C/5)”, to be examined by the JOINT Commission, 19 January 2021. Everton Hannam, Participant from JNC-UNESCO  

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Meeting with National Commissions on UNESCO’s 75th anniversary initiatives

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Meeting with National Commissions on UNESCO’s 75th anniversary initiatives, 19 January from 1 pm to 2 pm (Paris time). on key priorities of the Organization on communication and the main lines of the various events and initiatives, planned for 2021, for the celebration of UNESCO’s 75th anniversary.

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World Heritage Centre Information Meeting

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Information Meeting organized by the World Heritage Centre on the ongoing work on the reflection on sites associated with memories of recent conflicts and other negative and divisive memories. Held online on Monday, 18th January 2021 (6.

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UNESCO IPDC Workshop for Caribbean SIDS

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UNESCO IPDC Workshop for the Caribbean SIDS meeting, Friday 15 January 2021 at 18.00, Paris time.

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Jamaica 55 Diaspora Conference

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Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Hon. Olivia ‘Babsy’ Grange speaking at the Plenary “The Creative Economy and Jamaica 55 at the Jamaica Diaspora Conference”.

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Creativity in the Caribbean

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“Fostering New Policies for Creativity in the Caribbean’ Best known for its music scene and for being home to world stars such as Bob Marley, the queen of pop, Rihanna, and hip hop artist Nicki Minaj – the Caribbean region hosts a hive of cultural creativity bursting with new talents. […]

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Ethical Dimensions of the Information Society & Internet Privacy

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The ethical dimensions of the Information Society & Internet Privacy “was held in St Kitts from 23-24 September. It was designed to explore how almost instantaneous access is impacting youth behaviour.

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Gleaner Bioethics Forum

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Members of the National Bioethics Committee of Jamaica (NBCJ) believe the Government has failed to include them in critical areas of decision making to address some of the ills facing the country. The NBCJ was established in 2008 through the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation’s (UNESCO) Assisting Bioethics […]

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World Humanities Conference 2017

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The 2017 staging of the World Humanities Conference was held in Liege, Belgium on August 6-11. This Conference brought together academics, leaders and members of the youth cohort such as myself.

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Third International Youth Forum (IYF3) On Creativity and Heritage

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120 delegates from over 85 countries attended the Third International Youth Forum (IYF3) on Creativity and Heritage along the Silk Road, in UNESCO designated creative cities of Changsha and Nanjing, China. Twelve delegates from the Caribbean; Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Barbados, the Bahamas, St Kitts & Nevis, the Dominican Republic […]

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First International Bioethics Conference

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The Omani National Bioethics Committee (NBC) in collaboration with the Sultan Qaboos University (SQU), the Research Council (TRC) of Oman and UNESCO organized the First International Bioethics Conference in Muscat, Oman, from 8 to 10 March 2015. Cheryl Brown, as a member of the IBC, attended this First International Bioethics […]