UNESCO is founded
16 November 1945
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, UNESCO, is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN). Its purpose is to contribute peace and security by promoting international collaboration through education, science, and culture in order to further universal respect for justice, the rule of law, and human rights along with fundamental freedom proclaimed in the UN Charter. It is the heir of the League of Nations’ International Commission on Intellectual Cooperation.
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The History of UNESCO