VGP - Ambassador Nguyen Thi Van Anh, Permanent Representative of Viet Nam to UNESCO, had working sessions with Qu Xing, Deputy Director-General of UNESCO; Ernesto Ottone Ramirez, Assistant Director-General for Culture at UNESCO; and Anthony Ohemeng Boamah, Assistant Director-General for Priority Africa and External Relations on February 27 - 28.
VGP - Ho Chi Minh City and Son La City have recently been recognized as new members of the UNESCO’s Global Network of Learning Cities (GNLC), bringing the total number of Vietnamese localities in the system to five.
VGP - Viet Nam was elected a member of the World Heritage Committee for the 2023-2027 tenure with the highest number of votes among Asian-Pacific states.
VGP - A signing ceremony of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation between UNESCO Global Geopark Dong Van Karst Plateau and aspiring UNESCO Global Geopark Mine-Akiyoshidai Karst Plateau of Japan took place on November 10.
VGP - Vietnam was elected a Vice President of the 42nd session of the UNESCO’s General Conference, representing the Asia-Pacific, on November 8.
VGP - U.S. magazine Condé Nast Traveler has named UNESCO-recognized heritage Ha Long Bay among 51 most beautiful places in the world.
Viet Nam is a successful example in linking economic development and culture: UNESCO Director-GeneralCulture 06/06/2023 14:53
VGP - Viet Nam is a successful example in linking economic development and culture, said UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay during her meeting with Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son in Paris, France, on June 5.
VGP - The announcement ceremony of phase II of the project “We are ABLE – Promoting Gender Equality and Girls’ Education for Children in Ethnic Minority areas of Viet Nam” was held in Ha Noi on March 28.
VGP - Viet Nam is a role model in heritage conservation and promotion, emphasized Director of the UNESCO World Heritage Centre Lazare Eloundou Assomo during his meeting with Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son in Ha Noi on March 27.
VGP - The People’s Committee of central Da Nang city on March 1 received a certificate recognizing 78 “ma nhai” steles on its Ngu Hanh Son Mountain as part of documentary heritage under the Memory of the World Committee for Asia and the Pacific (MOWCAP).
VGP - Viet Nam was elected as Vice Chair of the UNESCO Intergovernmental Committee of the 2005 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions for the 2021-2025 tenure on Friday.
VGP - Viet Nam has outstanding culture and natural sites and the country is successful in connecting tangible with intangible cultural heritage, highlighted UNESCO Representative in Viet Nam Christian Manhart.
VGP - UNESCO has inscribed the art of pottery making of the Cham people on the List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding.
VGP - A ceremony was held on April 14 to receive the UNESCO’s certificate recognizing Nui Chua National Park in the central province of Ninh Thuan as the global biosphere reserve.
VGP - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has approved the submission of Ba Chua Xu Temple Festival at Sam Mountain in the southern province of An Giang to the UNESCO for recognition as the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.