International workshop on Promoting Biotechnology Education, Research and Knowledge Transfer in Asia and the Pacific

     Final Dissemination Workshop for UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia Co-hosted by UNESCO, the Regional Centre for Biotechnology and APCTT Faridabad, India 15 – 16 October 2017 Background The UNESCO-JAPAN International Post-Graduate University Course in Microbiology (1973 to 2003) and the UNESCO-JAPAN Postgraduate Inter-University Course in Biotechnology (2004 to 2007) were successful...

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Workshop on Strengthening Science-Policy-Society Interface for Implementing Sustainability Science for Biodiversity Conservation in ASEAN and Asia Pacific Region

Download Concept Note Download Workshop Agenda Background As outlined by the Sustainability Science Programme at Harvard University’s Center for International Development: “Sustainability Science is an emerging field of problem-driven, interdisciplinary scholarship that seeks to facilitate interventions that foster shared prosperity and reduced poverty while protecting the environment. It offers...

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UNESCO Water Security initiatives for Disaster Risk Reduction and SDGs delivery in Asia and the Pacific Region

UNESCO Participation in the 22nd International Congress on Modelling and Simulation (MODSIM 2017) Tasmania, Australia 3 – 8 December 2017  Session Organizers : Shahbaz Khan and Ai Sugiura The delivery of current global agendas such as 2030 Agenda, Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction and Paris Agreement on Climate Change repies highly on reaching water security. UNESCO...

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UNESCO IHP-RSC, IDI, IFI special session

    Regional delivery of SDGs a focus on Hydroinformatics and Education for Hydrohazards 7 June 2016 ICWRER 2016, Kyoto, Japan Download the Action Plan for strengthening regional water cooperation for a water secure region On 7 June 2016, a UNESCO International Hydrological Programme Regional Steering Committee (IHP-RSC), International Drought Initiative (IDI), International Flood Initiative...

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Asia Pacific Policy Dialogue on Water, Energy and Food Security for Poverty Alleviation in Dryland Regions

Download Draft Recommendations Download the Flashnews Final Download the Programme Agenda Background In order to realize Agenda 2030, UNESCO and PMAS-Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi, Pakistan with the support of Japan Funds-in-Trust and Malaysia Funds-in- Trust, are taking the lead in highlighting key issues, available solutions and policy directions for poverty alleviation and improved...

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