Dealing with disaster in Asia-Pacific
International Day for Disaster Reduction (13 October): Spotlight on some of UNESCO’s initiatives in the Asia-Pacific Region
To mark this year’s World Day for Audiovisual Heritage on 27 October, UNESCO Bangkok is holding a competition calling for slogans to raise awareness on the importance of preserving sound recordings and moving images.
Case Studies on Integrating ICT into Teacher Education Curriculum in Asia
This publication is a collection of efforts that illustrates step-by-step processes of how a TEI (Teacher Education Institution) developed and implemented its ICT-related curriculum. It contains seven case studies across the region, from Australia, China, Korea, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Training workshop on UNESCO Publications and the New Open Access Policy (Bangkok, Thailand, 16-18 October 2013)
Intangible Cultural Heritage inventorying workshop in Samoa (Apia, Samoa, 21-27 October 2013)
Managing and planning Cultural world heritage properties in Uzbekistan (Bukhara, Uzbekistan, 30-31 October 2013)
Executive Training in Government Information Leadership – Providing Access to Information, Building Knowledge Societies (Yangon, Myanmar, 4-8 November 2013)
Strategic Partner Meeting on Flexible Learning Strategies to Reach Out-of-School Children in Asia and the Pacific (Bangkok, Thailand, 14-15 November 2013)
Palau Underwater Cultural Heritage Training in Palau (Koror, Palau, 18 November- 6 December 2013)
UNESCO Pacific World Heritage Workshop in Fiji (Suva, Fiji, 27-30 November 2013)