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Building peace where it starts - in the minds of men & women.

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Non-state actors, with cities at the forefront, must be the first to sow the seeds of a carbon-free society. To avo… https://t.co/xRJifDiv7PThis 🐗 painting in #Indonesia is at least 45,500 years old. Researchers say this could be the world's oldest animal… https://t.co/iK99QtV8CUOur world has reached a heart-wrenching milestone: #COVID19 has now claimed two million lives. Sadly, the impact… https://t.co/m8EtzGsiIu
Retweeted by UNESCORacism is an evil force we have to combat once & for all. This #FBF, discover @UNESCOCourier’s publications on rac… https://t.co/CMQTiomILbWithout journalists, people can get away with hiding the truth. #Journalists expose massive corruption & wrongdoin… https://t.co/Q5C0HwzqDCToday, we pay tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. born #OnThisDay in 1929. In these unsettling times, his relentles… https://t.co/5cljUAW19b
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Retweeted by UNESCO"Women are fighters, so there is a mission for us women scientists to empower other women." Meet @4womeninsciencehttps://t.co/FAWu7K1FyHToday, we pay tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. born #OnThisDay in 1929. In these unsettling times, his relentles… https://t.co/5cljUAW19b📸 Call for Proposals 📸 : Submit photos illustrating the topic of safety of women journalists. Women journalists fa… https://t.co/1NcBcIGUh1😷 3 layers of fabric 🧼 washable 👄👃 covers mouth & nose With rising #COVID19 cases across the world, it's more impo… https://t.co/f2KZdrfPQXThe #WeRemember Campaign for International Holocaust Remembrance Day launches Wednesday, January 20. Post your ph… https://t.co/klw6NMCKej
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1/15
2021
12 months, 365 days & 8,760 hours. That's the time we have in 2021 to achieve the #GlobalGoals! No more promises… https://t.co/T1bq5tLrVe#OnThisDay #KurtGödel passed away in 1978. #AlfredTarski was born in 1901. 14 January also marks World #LogicDay.… https://t.co/ipWh7iXnkvTribute to Lewis Carroll who passed away #OnThisDay in 1898. Through his logic puzzles and literary works like 'Al… https://t.co/WUvn27cEoCThis is Papy. He provided the Congolese public with vital information to prevent the spread of the Ebola virus. On… https://t.co/8vZyFStvaY
Retweeted by UNESCO🍎 77% of refugees are enrolled in primary education. ✏️33% of refugees are  enrolled in secondary education. 📚3% of… https://t.co/mVzNk3Etnf
Retweeted by UNESCOThis is Papy. He provided the Congolese public with vital information to prevent the spread of the Ebola virus. On… https://t.co/8vZyFStvaY🧩 Did you know that 14 Jan is World #LogicDay? 🧠 The ability to think is one of the most defining features of hum… https://t.co/UAP0g66RYp
Retweeted by UNESCO"Logic takes care of itself; all we have to do is to look and see how it does it." -- Ludwig Wittgenstein On Thurs… https://t.co/j3GLG23LPNHappy #MakarSankranti to all! This Hindu festival celebrated widely in #India and #Nepal, signifies the beginning… https://t.co/RuX4VTCxoi
Retweeted by UNESCO#Logic defines humankind. It is a universal value that shapes conscience, knowledge and reason. On #WorldLogicDay,… https://t.co/ZOEDLP5dT5
Retweeted by UNESCO🎨📸🎼Cultural & creative industries employ more young people aged 15−29 than any other sector, according to @UNESCO.… https://t.co/mNIn9sW2Gh
Retweeted by UNESCOHappy World #LogicDay! The ability to think and logic are part of our most defining features and the foundation o… https://t.co/9UGITVngjcWhile #ArtificialIntelligence contributes to all our lives & offers tremendous potential, it also poses long-debate… https://t.co/YMvTAgv0By
1/14
2021
Despite progress on gender equality in education, girls are still more likely to suffer exclusion than boys, being… https://t.co/ro5dYbRn8NAn ethical framework that takes into account the larger questions of social responsibility is needed to outweigh th… https://t.co/CgZk6ER3V2With #COVID19 school closures, young people miss out on support to navigate life-changing decisions about their sex… https://t.co/PnrTvp3seiFrom turning on computers, using #AI software, to developing an argument -- Logic is ever-present and a contemporar… https://t.co/Cu5FUGQLIiIraqi TV news anchor Shifa Zikri Ibrahim was on a mission to investigate a mass grave in Mosul when an explosion ki… https://t.co/DpbjOe0VcoMore countries are closing their #WorldHeritage 🌍 sites with new #COVID19 waves & lockdowns! Today 5⃣4⃣% of count… https://t.co/GNEnUKZZeEEmpowered girls and women can change the world. We stand with them every day to help them follow their dreams.… https://t.co/C4DxYcR9rvEmpty promises won't help save our planet. As we continue our #RaceToZero, it depends on each one of us to take… https://t.co/bzDYm6pTHx
1/13
2021
Only 22% of #AI professionals globally are women. Tech occupations are heavily biased against women, which further… https://t.co/iLiDEEd4SkThese are the red flags🚩🚩 to watch out for to identify conspiracy theories about #COVID19. Don't fall for them. Al… https://t.co/5K69778yErThe health of our ocean will ultimately determine the survival of humankind on Earth, warns @UN Ocean Envoy… https://t.co/zf79TW7LVjThe year 2020 was particularly challenging for #teachers, and at least the first half of 2021 doesn’t look like it… https://t.co/WNocPRiQwh
Retweeted by UNESCOOur ocean🌊 🔵 Regulates climate 🔵 Provides food & livelihoods for over 3 billion people And caring for the ocean i… https://t.co/H0QS5cOFvD
Retweeted by UNESCOChange is coming. 2021 could be a decisive year for #ClimateAction. Culture has shown itself to be a vital ally i… https://t.co/mcrkBoU97bThere is no reason to let the water run while you brush your teeth. In fact, you can save 33 liters of water/day if… https://t.co/zRDwcWkSFm
Retweeted by UNESCOThe @UNESCO Convention against Discrimination in Education guarantees training opportunities for teachers without d… https://t.co/yuK0GVrOlr
Retweeted by UNESCO#ClimateChange calls for solutions combining the power of education, culture and the sciences. Take #ClimateActionhttps://t.co/cFZgj9P0qqWithout journalists, there is no journalism. Without journalism, there is no democracy. Now more than ever, it is… https://t.co/wNPYtpzTi3Not sure how YOU can help combat #ClimateChange? @ElyxYak and @UN will show you how you can save our planet! It’s… https://t.co/Bl2tB7FORr
1/12
2021
Not everyone can continue their education online while schools are closed due to #COVID19 measures. Now more than… https://t.co/NIp3uOq8crPamela Montenegro was a Mexican #journalist who covered local politics & organized crime, helping citizens make inf… https://t.co/d7dHW9Z5VU.@UNESCO condemns the killing of six park rangers in #VirungaNationalPark, Democratic Republic of the #Congo, a… https://t.co/AZxM33lLBUOur own fears & biases can trick us into believing in conspiracy theories. Always question your own beliefs & valu… https://t.co/vpydO62JZ6We have been abusing our planet as if we had a spare one. 2021 must be the year to reconcile humanity with nature.… https://t.co/SenwGiQNEi
Retweeted by UNESCOThe COVID-19 pandemic is a symptom of a larger #biodiversity and climate crisis. It is also a wake-up call from nat… https://t.co/4byw1n1czV
Retweeted by UNESCO"Hi Human! We used to enjoy playing hide & seek here. Now we're sick worried. You're destroying the ecosystems wher… https://t.co/qgEecK0bMm🎬 Tune in for the @oneplanetsummit for #biodiversity organized by 🇫🇷France, 🇺🇳 @UN & @WorldBank Global leaders will… https://t.co/J5h5UiVKmX
Retweeted by UNESCO| ̄ ̄ ̄ ̄ ̄ ̄ ̄ ̄ ̄ ̄ ̄| Education is not a privilege. It's a human right! |___________| (__/)… https://t.co/diJNDv13SuYou can replace your bike. You can replace your shirt. You can replace your phone. You cannot replace your Plan… https://t.co/VFmkZlJsmX1 million animal & plant species are on the verge of extinction! The more we destroy nature, the more likely we a… https://t.co/Mt4pzWVnDl1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 20 40 60 80 100 200 300 400 500 600 700 800 900 1000 1100 1208 journalists killed between 2006… https://t.co/0yTYozh56uThe world stands to lose 1 million plant and animal species within the next 30 years if we don't take action now. A… https://t.co/4KoCDfWQsP
Retweeted by UNESCO🌎✨Managing for #resilient social and ecological systems in the face of uncertainty and #complexity can help generat… https://t.co/ozGQmtrevk
Retweeted by UNESCOThe only winner of conflict during a pandemic is the pandemic itself. That is why I reiterate my call for a global… https://t.co/yn55Wc0bI6
Retweeted by UNESCO75 years ago this Sunday, the first #UNGA session took place in Central Hall, London. More on the UN's history and… https://t.co/gDBb83XSTw
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1/11
2021
Education for All means quality education for those who are excluded from the formal education system. Yet,… https://t.co/69s6aD36AzAgainst hate: education. Against racism: education. Against discrimination: education. Building peace & preventi… https://t.co/n3OdYonCTbPeace is not just the result of a treaty, but rather part of a global culture, part of the way we all behave in soc… https://t.co/nX7ZetllXzFor centuries, Jews have been falsely blamed for moments of crisis. Now, the #COVID19 pandemic has seen a rise in a… https://t.co/6LhyHGvqx0Healthy oceans & seas are essential to our existence.They cover 70% of our planet and we rely on them for food, ene… https://t.co/hKqNEUgRN3
Retweeted by UNESCOLebanon was already facing unprecedented challenges when the powerful #BeirutBlast rocked the city last year. See… https://t.co/1y0q3bvlCk
Retweeted by UNESCOOn this #hindidiwas we celebrate #linguisticdiversity to better understand each other. #Hindi is one of the most sp… https://t.co/W7FARB1SEC
Retweeted by UNESCOIn a world torn by the #COVID19 crisis, it is more important than ever to remember that love brings us together. B… https://t.co/VFLapEGJFCEducation = the most powerful tool to transform the world and build a better & peaceful future. You tell us, what… https://t.co/j9YEKVYgnAAchyutananda Sahu was covering local elections in #India when he was shot and killed by a militant group. Journali… https://t.co/cKU4mXoAuPEvery girl must feel free to follow her dreams! UNESCO is helping #GirlsCrackTheCode to study and become what they… https://t.co/IOyYsCRss6
1/10
2021
No society can flourish without culture & no development can be sustainable without it. #IndigenousPeoples are the… https://t.co/Syy3vGcmUIThis blue icon means protection for our #CulturalHeritage. It is the emblem of the #BlueShield and it is used to i… https://t.co/PZxfOJ3nfN"Camp Auschwitz" Here is a lesson about its history. https://t.co/45MCqODtva “It started with words, and it ended… https://t.co/o57NwVFqGc
Retweeted by UNESCOCultural & creative industries provide nearly 30 million jobs worldwide and employ more people aged 15−29 than any… https://t.co/LLSMRUBVyo
Retweeted by UNESCOMore than 22,000 students & educators were attacked in the past 5 years. That is 22,000 too many. We urge all cou… https://t.co/kheu0jAQKEToday we say thank you to ALL who helped get us through a difficult 2020. To doctors nurses delivery workers careg… https://t.co/S8ncv4R0QKInspiring. Outspoken. Feminist. Tribute to French philosopher Simone de Beauvoir, born #OnThisDay in 1908.… https://t.co/cMjfXvwnN5Education is a life-changer for refugees, but only 3% of the world's refugees are enrolled in higher education. 📚… https://t.co/D8Kx4MgV1U
Retweeted by UNESCOJán Kuciak received death threats for investigating tax fraud and corruption in Slovakia, before he and his fiancée… https://t.co/sdBqDHhBsuThe world needs science and science needs women. We need more #WomenInScience to beat pandemics and solve the most… https://t.co/krIzMkGVv0Quality journalists are key to counter conspiracy theories about #COVID19. They should: ✅Focus on facts ✅Let peop… https://t.co/ZHT0PmhmpL
1/9
2021
#COVID19 has unleashed a wave of disinformation, hate speech & violence against some ethnicities or nationalities.… https://t.co/qf0xvCdp1eWhat will travel ✈️ look like post #COVID19? For many developing nations, tourism is a way to #ShareCulture & gene… https://t.co/eUCUdi91BYHere are 10 reasons why climate change isn't as bad as we thought. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 9. 10. ... There are none… https://t.co/BJGLPRMLj5Every 4 days a journalist gets killed. Governments must do more to #EndImpunity for crimes against journalists. As… https://t.co/s1SOVpSqMiTribute to Stephen Hawking, interpreter of the universe & advocate for people with disabilities, born #OnThisDay in… https://t.co/56tcXXDeV6Staying hydrated is always a good call, but it won’t flush down nor kill the #coronavirus. The fight against… https://t.co/m2wMffdjKjSaving our planet starts with teaching future generations values and behaviours for a more sustainable living. Her… https://t.co/jskDxEsnz5How to make sure creators & artists find the right conditions to develop their projects? @UNESCO #CreativeCities Ne… https://t.co/LiGgUnlSwy
1/8
2021
Hey World, here's an important reminder to you: #Education is the right for every woman, man & child!✊✊✊ ➡️… https://t.co/YyYfhQzSv6Do friends and family believe in conspiracy theories? Talk to them. ✅ Use facts ✅ Logic ✅ Empathy Tell them to… https://t.co/69x1sRfve5💡 #DidYouKnow: @UNFPA, @UNESCO, @WHO, @UNAIDS and @UNICEF launched the first-ever guidance on out-of-school compreh… https://t.co/EM8arFaNT1
Retweeted by UNESCOIndigenous peoples are at the frontline of the global struggle for #HumanRights and the fight against… https://t.co/4IBwhlqjVfWomen represent 30% of scientists around the world, yet they're often overlooked. #WomenInScience are a critical p… https://t.co/kZGCf7589L
Retweeted by UNESCO👧🎒📚Girls who attend school are less susceptible to forced marriage, early pregnancy, and gender-based violence. WF… https://t.co/s2jK5YS3Hg
Retweeted by UNESCOYearly half of the 🌐’s children (approx. 1 billion) are affected by physical, sexual or psychological violence, suf… https://t.co/x3sBUwnHQ7
Retweeted by UNESCODemocracy needs facts. Democracy needs accuracy. Democracy needs trustful information. And that’s why we need jo… https://t.co/A4FsNTLOEVThe @UnescoCourier magazine - an inspiring read - gives you news from all over the world and provides a platform fo… https://t.co/kwJnyfyGxQ
Retweeted by UNESCOWhat are you waiting for? We all can do something to #BeatPlasticPollution and #SaveOurOcean. Take action today! S… https://t.co/eWLlE0oPTU
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