Science for a Sustainable Future

Creating knowledge and understanding through science equips us to find solutions to today’s acute economic, social and environmental challenges and to achieving sustainable development and greener societies. As no one country can achieve sustainable development alone, international scientific cooperation contributes, not only to scientific knowledge but also to building peace. Read more

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7 February 2018 11 February: International Day of Women and Girls in Science
29 January 2018 The Climate Change Conference in Almaty recognizes the importance of scientific research and cooperation for proper adaptation and mitigation policies
16 January 2018 UNESCO and the Kingdom of the Netherlands renew their cooperation for water education
12 December 2017 UNESCO supports the development of professional standards for water sector
7 December 2017 The outcomes of 25 years of water cooperation in Central Asia were summarized in Tashkent
9 November 2017 10 November - World Science Day for Peace and Development
8 November 2017 UNESCO participates in a discussion on financing for development of water sector in Central Asia
16 October 2017 Center on Water Resources Management will be established in Almaty
13 October 2017 International Day for Disaster Reduction 2017: «Home Safe Home»
6 October 2017 Schoolchildren celebrated World Environment Day and World Teachers’ Day in Almaty
25 September 2017 UNESCO strengthens capacities of Central Asian young specialists in water resources management
6 September 2017 UNESCO took part in the Future Energy Forum of Astana EXPO-2017
19 August 2017 UNESCO is organizing a regional expert group meeting on landslides risk reduction in Central Asia
25 July 2017 Meeting of the biosphere reserves around the Caspian Sea is taking place in Tehran
21 July 2017 Mobilizing UNESCO Chairs in the Natural Sciences for Policy Action towards the 2030 Agenda