Cumalikizik in the Turkish province of Bursa, known as the birthplace of the Ottoman Empire, and the cultural landscape of Pergamon in the Izmir province are among the sites awarded the Unesco World Heritage status recently.
Bahrain will draw up a national framework for educational curricula in the next school year, said a senior government official.
Education Minister Dr Majid Al Nuaimi announced the blueprint as he hosted his second Ramadan majlis,
Unesco has joined hands with leading telecom groups Ericsson and Zain Group for the expansion of the Youth Peacemaker Network (YPN) in South Sudan’s Equatorias region.
Unesco Special Envoy, Humanist and Artist and Forest Whi
Samsung Electronics and Unesco announced a partnership to give students in the developing world access to better education by putting Unesco's expertise in the field together with Samsung's Smart School facilities and solutions.
The iconic Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers is set to reopen its doors on April 9, following a $50 million renovations and refurbishment project of its guestrooms, public spaces and restaurants.
“The Creek has long be
Unesco yesterday pledged to help restore a renowned museum dedicated to Islamic history in Cairo that was devastated by a bomb last week, with officials expressing "shock" at the scale of the damage.
The Museum of Islami
Abdul Majeed Al Gassab, the president of Bahrain Society of Engineers (BSE), has been appointed as the "Special Advisor” to the World Federation of Engineering Organizations (WFEO) president Marwan Abdelhamid.
WFEO is a
Bahrain is to introduce patriotism into its curriculum in an attempt to prevent violence in schools, a report said.
The government is working with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco) as pa
A 13th century mosque is shuttered, its tottering minaret struck at the base by a shell. Snipers fire from nests atop the immense stone walls of the citadel, where ancient Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Arab and Turkish warriors once perched.
A high-profile delegation from Abu Dhabi recently held meetings with Unesco in Paris in a move to develop closer ties in the areas of culture and heritage.
The delegation from the emirate, led by Sheikh Sultan Bin Tahnoon Al Nahya