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About Information and Knowledge Management (IKM)


The Information and Knowledge Management (IKM) Unit at UNESCO Bangkok shapes UNESCO’s image and raises the Organization’s visibility throughout the Asia-Pacific region by establishing and maintaining relations to media, public and private sector, academia, and the broad public through high-standard publications and promotional material, state-of-the-art website and regular news articles and press releases highlighting UNESCO’s programme activities and events in the region.

The Information and Knowledge Management (IKM) Unit provides the following services:

Public Information Service: Writing, publishing and disseminating effective and accurate information in order to advocate UNESCO’s programme activities and achievements through print and broadcasting media, along with organizing special events and exhibitions and maintaining an online Press Room and providing staff-oriented media skills training sessions.

Web Service: Publishing and sharing information and knowledge produced by UNESCO in Internet and Intranet, along with overseeing as webmaster the website, keeping information up to date, and providing web training for staff.

Publication Service: Managing UNESCO Bangkok’s publications and promotional material production from editing through design/layout to printing, and disseminating these publications effectively throughout the Asia-Pacific region.

e-Library and Information Services: Managing the office’s e-Library for easy retrieval of reliable reference sources, along with circulating internally periodicals, newsletters and journals, and providing access to various library databases.