07:34 | 22/02/2021
A representative of Vietnam delivered a report focusing on education of Vietnamese and Russian languages in both countries while attending an expert round table on “Topical Issues of Preserving Linguistic Diversity” held to mark International Mother Language Day (February 21).
07:45 | 19/02/2021
Ambassador Le Thi Hong Van, head of the Vietnamese Permanent Delegation to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), reaffirmed Vietnam’s consistent commitment to promoting women’s role and potential during a virtual launch of the Paris Hub of the International Gender Champions.
22:56 | 11/01/2021
After being hitted by impacts of storms and heavy rain, the north wall of the Ho Dynasty Citadel in Vinh Loc District of Thanh Hoa Province has been significantly damaged.
18:50 | 18/12/2020
Singapore’s hawker culture was titled one of UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity on December 16, two years after submitting its nomination.
07:22 | 03/12/2020
China’s efforts to win an international certification for Pao Cai, a pickled vegetable dish from Sichuan, is turning into a social media showdown between Chinese and Korean netizens over the origin of Kimchi, a staple Korean cuisine made of cabbage.
17:56 | 27/11/2020
The Dak Nong Geopark was officially crowned the global title by UNESCO to become one of the three global geoparks awarded by UNESCO on November 24.
08:19 | 26/11/2020
The Central Highlands province of Dak Nong on November 24 received a certificate recognising its geopark as part of the UNESCO Global Geoparks Network.
16:45 | 04/11/2020
Ambassador Le Thi Hong Van, head of the Vietnamese Permanent Delegation to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), presented her credentials to UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay at the organisation’s headquarter in Paris, France, on November 3.
10:59 | 24/09/2020
Sa Dec in the Mekong Delta and Vinh in central Vietnam have been included in UNESCO’s Global Network of Learning Cities (GNLC).
07:47 | 11/08/2020
On August 10, UNESCO in partnership with the German Embassy in Hanoi, organizes Vietnam Photo Expression 2020 “Showing we care, Sharing our vision on Culture Diversity” that aims to highlight the beauty of cultural heritage and culture creativity in Vietnam.
06:35 | 10/06/2020
The “Youth and Innovation for Ocean” initiative has been launched by UNESCO to promote the role of young people and scientists in applying creative and pragmatic solutions to reducing, reusing, recycling, and managing plastic waste in coastal regions of Vietnam.
06:15 | 01/06/2020
Museums are hesitantly starting to reopen as the coronavirus lockdown is relaxed in many nations across the world. However, experts say that one in eight could face permanent closure because of the COVID-19 pandemic, reported AP.
10:01 | 02/05/2020
The UNESCO heritage site was allowed to reopen its door to holidaymakers starting 12 pm, May 1 thanks to relaxed coronavirus restrictions order.
08:29 | 25/04/2020
The Ly Son-Sa Huynh Geo-Park, central Vietnam has been listed in the dossier for UNESCO recognition, making it the only candidate dossier from Vietnam in the list.
16:59 | 06/04/2020
Vietnam will assist Laos in preparing essential documents of Hin Namno as the latter is seeking UNESCO’s recognition for the National Biodiversity Conservation Area as World’s Natural Heritage Site, Sai Gon Giai Phong reported.
08:33 | 02/04/2020
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has concurred to submit a dossier of Dong Ho folk paintings to UNESCO, entering the Vietnamese traditional art into the list of intangible cultural heritage in need of urgent safeguarding, Hanoi Times reported.
11:21 | 28/02/2020
Vietnam’s Permanent Mission to the UNESCO in collaboration with the central province of Ha Tinh will organise a ceremony to commemorate the 200th death anniversary of great poet Nguyen Du at the UNESCO’s headquarters in Paris in March.
12:15 | 20/02/2020
Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism has affirmed that Vietnam is a safe destination amid the global COVID-19 outbreak.
21:44 | 17/11/2019
The managers of Dak Nong Geological Park have worked with local officials to promote the park’s geological heritages, enhance conservation efforts, and promote the park to a wider audience inside and outside Vietnam.