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UNAOC-EF Summer School Stories

The UNAOC-EF Summer School blog highlights the stories and people at the heart of this unique project. Discover how former youth participants are applying the lessons learned from their experience and pursuing collaborations initiated in Tarrytown, NY, USA. Applications for the 2015 edition of the Summer School are open until March 9.
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UNAOC issues the first edition of its quarterly newsletter

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United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and EF Education First (EF) Announce Their Third “Youth for Change” UNAOC-EF Summer School in NY

United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and EF Education First (EF) Announce Their Third “Youth for Change” UNAOC-EF Summer School in NY
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New York, USA – 26 January 2015 – The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and EF Education First (EF) are pleased to announce the third edition of their UNAOC-EF Summer School.  [...]

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UNAOC and IOM Announce Plural+ 2014 Award Winners

On Thursday 4 December the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) announced the PLURAL+ 2014 Award Winners at the Paley Center for Media in New York City.
The International Jury Award winners for the video entries of the age category of up to 12 years are Aldo Abril, Mauricio [...]

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Entrepreneurs for Social Change Kicks Off its Second Edition in Torino, Italy

The second edition of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) program Entrepreneurs for Social Change (E4SC) took place in Torino, Italy from 16-22 October 2014. The training sessions, held at Fondazione CRT headquarters, brought together 20 young social entrepreneurs from 14 different countries, selected from among more than 700 applicants.
Ten experts from the roster [...]

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PLURAL+ 2014 Youth Video Festival Awards Ceremony

The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) are proud to announce The PLURAL+ 2014 International Jury Award Winners from Spain, Canada and Jordan. The PLURAL+ 2014 winners will accept their awards and share their videos on December 4th, 2014.
Admission is free of charge. Everyone is welcome.
PLURAL+ is a [...]

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BMW Group And United Nations Alliance Of Civilizations Announce Finalists For The 2014 Intercultural Innovation Award

Since 2011, UNAOC and the BMW Group have engaged in a historic partnership geared towards creating a new model for collaboration between societies and people with different cultural backgrounds. To that end, the two organizations established the Intercultural Innovation Award whose mandate is to select the highly innovative grassroots and sustainable projects of non-profit organisations [...]

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The UNAOC Sixth Global Forum in Bali: Unity in Diversity, Celebrating Diversity for Common and Shared Values

The Alliance of Civilizations Sixth Global Forum, hosted by the Government of Indonesia, will take place next week on 29-30 August in Bali, Indonesia.
The Opening session will include keynote addresses by : The President of Indonesia, H.E. Susilo Bambang Yudhoyno,  The Foreign Minister of Indonesia, Marty Natalegawa,  The United Nations High Representative for the Alliance [...]

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The UN High Representative Convenes an Informal Meeting on “UNITY IN DIVERSITY – World Civil Society”

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The UN High Representative for the Alliance of Civilizations, Mr. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser convened an informal meeting with representatives of the civil society on 21 February 2014 at UNHQ which focused on “Unity in Diversity – World Civil Society”. The two day meeting which was held in the Trusteeship Council , was [...]

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PLURAL+ 2013 Awards Ceremony

PLURAL+ 2013 Awards Ceremony
Date: December 5, 2013
Time: 6:00-8:00 pm
Location: Paley Center for Media, New York City
Young video producers from around the world will share their work with the audience and receive the PLURAL + 2013 awards at Paley Center for Media in New York City (25 West 52th Street) on Thursday, December 5th.
The three winners [...]

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