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June 29, 2022 Delegation's Activity

Transforming Education Pre-Summit

Convening over 140 Education Ministers, the Transforming Education Pre-Summit in June was vital for the global UNESCO community to convene and reconnect, after a...
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June 24, 2022 Delegation's Activity

Saudi iEN Portal and Madrasati Platform Receive International Accolades

Madrasati became a finalist in the UNESCO-King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa Prize for the Use of ICT in Education in June, which invited a...
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May 23, 2022 Delegation's Activity

Saudi Arabia Celebrates Africa Week

Within the framework of Africa Week, Saudi Arabia along with nine other non-African countries supported the African delegations which engaged in intercultural rapprochement on...
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April 05, 2022 Delegation's Activity

Saudi Arabia at UNESCO’s 214th Executive Board

Participating in the 214th Executive Board, Saudi Arabia’s Permanent Delegate to UNESCO, HH Princess Haifa Al Mogrin, reviewed noteworthy initiatives by the Kingdom on...
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March 11, 2022 Delegation's Activity

New Saudi addition to World Heritage List

Hima Cultural Area is the latest property to be inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Through a remarkable series of rock carvings, Hima boasts a substantial collection of rock art images that depict a cultural continuity of hunting, fauna, flora and lifestyles for 7,000 years.
February 20, 2022 Delegation's Activity

UNESCO-Al Fozan International Prize for the Promotion of Young Scientists in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)

A new joint prize by Saudi Arabia and UNESCO will support the sciences by rewarding innovative achievements by young people that are conducive to socio-economic transformation and development on a global scale. The UNESCO-Al Fozan International Prize for the Promotion of Young Scientists in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) will be awarded every two years, starting in 2022, to five laureates from the five geographic regions of UNESCO.