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Israel officially withdraws from UNESCO

Israel has formally notified the UN’s culture and education body (UNESCO) of its withdrawal from the organisation, two months after it announced that it would follow the US by walking out over resolutions critical of the Jewish state. In a statement UNESCO chief Audrey Azoulay said she had been officially …

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Teachers low salary main issue of Pakistan education: UNESCO

Staff Report LAHORE: Pakistan is among the countries with the lowest levels of education spending. However, the level of teachers’ salaries in the country has been identified at the core of its education problems, says Unesco’s Global Education Monitoring (GEM) report 2017-18. The report, ‘Accountability In Education: Meeting Our Commitments’ …

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Pakistan Press Foundation completes UNESCO-supported training program on safety of journalists in Pakistan  

Karachi, 21 November 2016: Pakistan Press Foundation and through UNESCO’s International Programme for the Development of Communication (IPDC) is completing the last round of trainings in Pakistan on promoting safety of journalists. 116 journalists and media professionals benefited from the last round of trainings held in Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Punjab …

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World aid to education falls: UNESCO

France, Japan, Netherlands and Spain reduced aid to basic education by 40 UK cuts by 21% and US up by 23% STAFF Report PARIS: Although previous reports had recommended at least six times increase to meet $39 billion annual gap, the latest aid figures for education estimated by the Global Education …

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