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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about UNESCO.
See also changes related to UNESCO, or pages that link to UNESCO or to this page or whose text contains "UNESCO".

Parent topics

  • Stub United Nations: An international organization that was founded in 1945 with the mission of preventing international war, protecting human rights, supporting social progress and justice, and helping with economic progress. [e]

Subtopics

  • Developed Article World Heritage site: A place included in a list maintained by the World Heritage Centre of UNESCO with the aim of cataloguing sites of particular natural or cultural importance to the whole of mankind. [e]

Other related topics

  • Developing Article Culture (social): UNESCO, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (2002) defined culture as "... the set of distinctive spiritual, material, intellectual and emotional features of a society or a social group..." that "encompasses, in addition to art and literature, lifestyles, ways of living together, value systems, traditions and beliefs". [e]
  • External Article Ecosystem: A space in which multiple biological species interact. [e]
  • Developing Article Herat: Capital of Herat Province in western Afghanistan, bordering Iran and Turkmenistan; often considered the cultural capital of Afghanistan [e]
  • Developing Article Indigenous knowledge system: Set of knowledge, skills and technologies existing and developed around specific conditions of indigenous populations and communities. [e]
  • Stub Indigenous knowledge: Local-level accumulated knowledge that does not originate in academic or corporate research institutions, inherited in situ through tradition and culture. [e]
  • Stub Nara (city): Japanese located in the Kansai region of Honshu island, capital of Nara prefecture and the former capital of Japan (710-784). [e]
  • External Article Sustainable development: Pattern of resource use that aims to meet human needs while preserving the environment so that these needs can be met not only in the present, but also for future generations. [e]