27.06.2017 | The World Expert Meeting on Multilingualism in Cyberspace for Inclusive Sustainable Development held in Khanty-Mansiysk under the aegis of UNESCO
On June 5–9 2017 Khanty-Mansiysk successfully hosted the World Expert Meeting on Multilingualism in Cyberspace for Inclusive Sustainable Development within the framework of the IX International IT Forum featuring BRICS and SCO countries and within the UNESCO Intergovernmental Information for All Programme (IFAP).The meeting has become a first-ever global forum to consider the importance, role and functions of multilingualism and linguistic diversity in the digital environment for inclusive sustainable development.
18.07.2016 | The Khanty-Mansiysk Declaration “Media and Information Literacy for Building a Culture of Open Government” published online
The work on the outcome document of the International conference on Media and Information Literacy for Building a Culture of Open Government (Khanty-Mansiysk, Russian Federation, 6–10 June 2016) is finished.
17.06.2016 | International conference Media and Information Literacy for Building Culture of Open Government held in Khanty-Mansiysk under the aegis of UNESCO
On 7–10 June 2016 Khanty-Mansiysk successfully hosted the International conference Media and Information Literacy for Building Culture of Open Government. The first-ever global meeting on the topic was hold within the framework of the UNESCO Information for All Programme and the Eighth International IT Forum
06.08.2015 | Ugra Global Expert Meeting on Multilingualism in Cyberspace
On 4-9 July 2015 Khanty-Mansiysk welcomed the participants of the Ugra Global Expert Meeting on Multilingualism in Cyberspace, the major international event in this field in 2015, included in the calendar of UNESCO’s most important events. The meeting hold within the Seventh International IT Forum was a great success.
05.01.2015 | International Expert Meeting on Improving Access to Multilingual Cyberspac
On October 28-29, 2014 an International Expert Meeting on Improving Access to Multilingual Cyberspace was held at the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris within the framework of the Days of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug – Ugra (Russian Federation) at UNESCO.
24.10.2014 | Yakutsk Declaration on Linguistic and Cultural Diversity in Cyberspace
Participants to the Third International Conference “Linguistic and Cultural Diversity in Cyberspace” adopted the Conference final document – Yakutsk Declaration on Linguistic and Cultural Diversity in Cyberspace. The conference was held on 28 June - 3 July 2014 in Yakutsk (Russian Federation).
18.07.2014 | The Third International Conference on Linguistic and Cultural Diversity in Cyberspace has completed its work in the capital of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)
The Third International Conference on Linguistic and Cultural Diversity in Cyberspace completed its work in Yakutsk on July 3, 2014.The conference gathered representatives from almost 50 countries of diverse regions of the world – leading experts, workers of culture, scientists, educators, politicians and diplomatic officials. Getachew Engida, UNESCO Deputy Director-General highly praised the professional and organizational level of the conference
20.02.2014 | 22nd IFAP Bureau assesses progress and plans contributions to the post 2015 development agenda
The twenty-second meeting of the Bureau of the Intergovernmental Council for the Information for All Programme (IFAP) was held in Paris on Monday 10th February. The event brought together all Member States elected to the Bureau as well as observers from various Member State Permanent Delegations.
30.09.2013 | Internet Impact on Socio-Cultural Transformations Discussed by Delegates of 46 Countries on Sakhalin
International conference Internet and Socio-Cultural Transformations in Information Society took place in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk 8–12 September 2013 within the framework of the Russian chairmanship in the UNESCO Information for All Programme. This first-ever international forum on the topic has become an attempt to develop a comprehensive understanding of the direction, dynamics, character, scope, driving forces, content and results of socio-cultural changes under the impact of the Internet and other ICTs as they are spreading worldwide.
07.03.2013 | 21st meeting of the Bureau of the Intergovernmental Council for the Information for All Programme
The annual meeting of the Bureau of the Intergovernmental Council for IFAP took place at UNESCO's headquarters in Paris on February 28, 2013, under the chairmanship of the Russian Federation. Mr. Evgeny Kuzmin, Chair of the IFAP Intergovernmental Council, presided over this Meeting. Among the attendees were all Bureau members who represent Austria, Latvia, the Philippines, Colombia, Grenada, United Republic of Tanzania, Sultanate of Oman, Belgium and the Russian Federation. Among the attendees was Mr. Janis Karklins, UNESCO Assistant Director General for Information and Communication, and Indrajit Banerjee, Director of the Knowledge Society Division, UNESCO, Secretary of the Intergovernmental Council for IFAP.
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