News & Events

Event | 05 Oct 2022 - 07 Oct 2022

22nd International Association for Adolescent Health (IAAH) European Regional Conference

Organized by the Greek/Hellenic Society for Adolescent Medicine (GSAM) with scientific support from EU organizations and UN agencies, including UNESCO, the conference will focus on youth development during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. Main themes include developmental health, mental health, school health, digital literacy, chronic diseases and migration.

Event | 29 Jul 2022 - 02 Ago 2022

International AIDS Conference 2022

Advances in COVID-19 science, particularly the rapid development of viable vaccines, have reinvigorated discussions around HIV prevention and treatment.

Event | 23 Jun 2022

Launch of the “School food global hub”

FAO and WFP, supported by the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture will have the opportunity to present the new global hub to the public and members of the Global School Meals Coalition. This event will allow the exchange of experiences and lessons learned in improving the quality of school food and food education between and within countries and stakeholders.

Event | 21 Jun 2022

Mitigating the learning losses caused by the COVID-19 school closures

The objective of this conference jointly organized by the World Bank and IDEA at CERGE-EI is to document the size and determinants of the learning loss brought about by school closures, identify policy options to reverse these losses and set the bases of a more resilient education system.

Event | 25 Mayo 2022

Violence in schools - Challenges and responses

UNLIREC, SALIENT and UNESCO invite representatives of the public sectors of education, citizen security, children, and youth, as well as representatives of school entities, civil society organizations, and specialists working on school violence prevention issues to join a Webinar to encourage dialogue to address and prevent violence in schools.

Event | 06 Mayo 2022

Launch of the High-level Commission on Mental Health and COVID-19

The Commission on Mental Health and COVID-19 is a strategic group of leaders and thinkers from across the Americas to support the Organization and its Member States in improving and strengthening mental health across the Americas, both during the pandemic and in the future.

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Event | 23 Mar 2022

Echidna Scholars Dialogue: Ensuring young mothers return, remain and learn in school

Teen pregnancies can significantly impede girls’ rights to education. Currently, an estimated 1 million pregnant girls or young mothers in Africa alone are at risk of having their educational aspirations thwarted, and even in countries with positive reentry and continuation policies, comprehensive policies and practices are still needed to respond to these young women’s specific needs.