UNFPA, UNESCO work for long-term sexual education in Vietnam
National trainers will deliver the approved age-appropriate, culturally-acceptable comprehensive sexuality education and life skills to both state and private education facilities.
14:57, 2022/57/07Vietnam elected to UNESCO Intergovernmental Committee
Vietnam possesses an array of 14 Elements on the Lists of Intangible Cultural Heritage recognized by UNESCO from 2008 to 2021.
10:01, 2022/01/08UNESCO requested to support Vietnam implementing conventions on culture
The implementation of Conventions on culture will enable Vietnam to better preserve heritage in the country home to dozens of UNESCO-recognized sites and elements.
16:15, 2021/15/14UNESCO considers recognizing Xoe Thai dance as World’s Intangible Cultural Heritage
The unique folk dance is a spiritual symbol and a cultural trait reflecting the vehement vitality and the strength of unity among Vietnam’s northwestern ethnic minorities.
17:14, 2021/14/13Hanoi expected to become creative hub of Southeast Asia
Hanoi wants to position itself as an innovation and technology-based destination for investors.
16:09, 2021/09/25President Santiago Irazabal Mourão: Vietnam will enrich UNESCO’s fora
The President of the 41st General Conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) assessed that Vietnam’s role as a member of the Executive Board, bringing “new breathes” to the activities of this global-scaled organization.
17:31, 2021/31/24UNESCO honors Vietnamese poets and cultural celebrities
The two Vietnamese poets are among UNESCO’s list of World Cultural Celebrities, whose birth and death anniversaries will be celebrated in 2022.
21:57, 2021/57/22The winning artworks of “Ha Noi is…” Illustration Contest announced
Young artists have come up with unconventional and refreshing ideas integrated with a personal touch to portray the unique beautiful traits of Hanoi.
06:09, 2021/09/16Two Vietnamese sites recognized as global biosphere reserves by UNESCO
This is the first time since 2015 that Vietnam has had biosphere reserves nominated for voting by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
16:11, 2020/11/30Hanoi wishes to host first tug of war festival
The Vietnam’s folk game tug-of-war communities discussed for the first time about the connectivity of the games five years after being recognized as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity by the UNESCO.