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    4th UMSAILS-UAP lecture held

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:47am on April 07, 2021

    The Department of Law and Human Rights of University of Asia Pacific in association with UNESCO Madanjeet Singh South Asian Institute of Advanced Legal and...

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    Book on March 7 speech published in UN official languages

    United News of Bangladesh   | Updated at 07:01pm on March 06, 2021

    The Bangladesh embassy in Paris and the permanent mission of Bangladesh to UNESCO unveiled a book titled ‘The Historic 7th March Speech of Bangabandhu Sheikh...

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    40pc don’t have access to education in own language globally:  UNESCO

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:54pm on February 21, 2021

    The UN educational and cultural agency, UNESCO, has encouraged people everywhere to celebrate the world’s diversity by supporting multilingualism at school and in everyday life:...

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    Locked up by lingo

    Faria Rashid | Updated at 02:08am on February 21, 2021

    DALE Spender rightly said, ‘It is language which determines the limit of our world, which constructs our reality’. Language, as a vital component of our...

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    Parliament complex, 7 other sites to be proposed

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 01:11am on February 18, 2021

    The Department of Archaeology will propose cultural affairs ministry to submit the names of eight sites, including the National Parliament complex, to the United Nations...

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    Closure of 154 factories near Sunderbans demanded

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:44am on February 15, 2021

    Bangladesh Paribesh Andolan on Sunday placed a 15-point demand for protecting the Sunderbans, which was facing threat of relegating to World Heritage Site in Danger...

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    UAP UMSAILS holds freshers’ reception

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:09am on January 05, 2021

    The UNESCO Madanjeet Singh South Asian Institute of Advanced Legal and Human Rights Studies held a virtual freshers’ reception and orientation ceremony for its 2nd...

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    Finnish sauna culture put on UNESCO heritage list

    Agence France-Presse  . Helsinki | Updated at 05:31pm on December 26, 2020

    Finns’ penchant for relaxing in blazing hot steam-filled rooms was on Thursday put on the UN’s list of the world’s intangible heritage. With an estimated...

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    UNESCO lists couscous as intangible world heritage

    Agence France-Presse .Rabat | Updated at 09:59am on December 17, 2020

    Couscous, the Berber dish beloved across northern Africa’s Maghreb region and beyond, Wednesday joined the UN list of the world’s intangible cultural heritage. The countries...

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    UNESCO adopts proposal on Bangabandhu Int’l Award

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 10:04am on December 13, 2020

    The UNESCO Executive Board has unanimously adopted a proposal for the establishment of UNESCO-Bangladesh Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman International Prize. This prize will reward global...