A Future for Child Laborers and Street Children in Bangladesh – The Work Continues:

The project to support child laborers and marginalized youths in Dhaka, Bangladesh offers extremely disadvantaged and at-risk children, whose lives are severely impacted by the hard work in factories, sometimes up to 16 hours a day, and the related abuse, exploitation, and violence an opportunity to attend night school and through education secure a better future with strengthened rights. The school gives the children hope and support and their families see the vital necessity of providing their children with an education.

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At the Cultural Regatta #Art4GlobalGoals, Sails Become Canvases for the 17 Development Goals Campaign

Sailing for Sustainability

A very special regatta started on August 22, 2021 in Monheim am Rhein:  seventeen sailboats, with sails that were expressively interpreted by artist Stefan Szczesny with the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the campaign #Art4GlobalGoal, started their course on the Rhein under clear blue skies in the direction of Düsseldorf where they later arrived while increasing awareness of the sustainability goals along the way.  We are already looking forward to the next stage of the regatta and the related exhibit on September 25, 2021 in Koblenz.

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5 Solar-Powered Wells were Completed in Matam – Project “Drill for Wellbeing”

Having water in a home means improved quality of life and wellbeing.  Access to water plays an important role in hygiene, health, and sustainable development.

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Safeguarding Afghan cultural heritage means safeguarding our shared humanity

Safeguarding Afghan cultural heritage means safeguarding our shared humanity.
UNESCO is committed to exercising all possible efforts to protect the invaluable cultural heritage of #Afghanistan in its diversity.
Full statement: on.unesco.org/3yXYL9Q