#UNESCO

  • Article: Half of the Students Out of School Due to COVID-19 Can’t Access Online Learning

    Half of the Students Out of School Due to COVID-19 Can’t Access Online Learning

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 22, 2020

    Nearly 830 million children do not have access to a computer at home, according to UNESCO. Read more

  • Article: What Does Universal Quality Education Really Mean for Sub-Saharan Africa?

    What Does Universal Quality Education Really Mean for Sub-Saharan Africa?

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 4, 2020

    Some 32 million children in the region are out of school. Read more

  • Article: A 6,600-Year-Old Australian Indigenous Site Just Joined the UNESCO World Heritage List

    A 6,600-Year-Old Australian Indigenous Site Just Joined the UNESCO World Heritage List

    By Madeleine Keck|July 10, 2019

    It is the first site in Australia to be protected purely for its Aboriginal cultural significance. Read more

  • Article: Tanzania Is Bringing Back Tax On Menstrual Products, and Activists Are Not Having It

    Tanzania Is Bringing Back Tax On Menstrual Products, and Activists Are Not Having It

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 24, 2019

    The tax was scrapped last year but the minister of finance says it’s not working. Read more

  • Article: Poorer People Pay More for Clean Water, Report Finds

    Poorer People Pay More for Clean Water, Report Finds

    By Jerica Deck  and  Sushmita Roy|March 22, 2019

    More than 2.1 billion people around the world lack access to clean water. Read more

  • Article: Girls Are Still Left Behind When It Comes to Education: Report
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    Girls Are Still Left Behind When It Comes to Education: Report

    By María Rendo|April 2, 2018

    Young women aren’t the changemakers of the future, they are the here and now Read more

  • Article: 62 of World’s Natural Wonders Are at Risk From Climate Change

    62 of World’s Natural Wonders Are at Risk From Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 13, 2017

    “Climate change acts fast and is not sparing the finest treasures of our planet.” Read more

  • Article: The Trump White House Just Withdrew From UNESCO. Here Are 6 Reasons Why That Matters

    The Trump White House Just Withdrew From UNESCO. Here Are 6 Reasons Why That Matters

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 12, 2017

    UNESCO protects the best parts of human culture. Read more