Blog posts tagged to "UNESCO"

  • Filipino youth practice muay thai in Malabon, Metro Manila.

    Room to play – the missing link in Asian cities

    Published on Monday, 11 February 2019

    No matter the urban pressures in Asia and Pacific, governments and their partners must provide spaces for communities to play and interact. 

  • USP students in a computer lab.

    10 ways to accelerate job creation in the Pacific

    Published on Wednesday, 17 August 2016

    New development opportunities offer Pacific island countries the chance to leverage their unique potential to help the private sector create enough decent, sustainable jobs.

  • A female scientist at a sewage treatment plant in India.

    Lean into STEM to get girls involved

    Published on Tuesday, 09 August 2016

    Encouraging more females to study and work in science, technology, engineering and mathematics will mitigate the gender bias in these fields.

  • Far fewer tourists now visit Basantapur Durbar Square in Kathmandu.

    Nepal’s cultural heritage needs post-quake rebuilding, but lives on

    Published on Friday, 24 July 2015

    Four months after the deadly earthquake in Nepal, the country is struggling to rebuild cultural and historical sites like the Basantapur Durbar Square in Kathmandu to bring back badly needed tourism revenues.