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29 April, 2016 | Press Releases
The 7th Global Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations in Baku, Azerbaijan

A global forum convened by the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) in Baku concluded today, with delegations, who gathered in the Azerbaijani capital making a renewed commitment to creating inclusive societies.

28 April, 2016 | Press Releases
BAKU: UN Global Forum ends with renewed commitment to create inclusive societies

UN News Centre: 27 April 2016 – A global conference convened by the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) concluded today, with delegations, who gathered in the Azerbaijani capital of Baku, making a renewed commitment to creating inclusive societies. Among the major outcomes from the Global Forum Baku 2016 was the adoption by consensus of […]

26 April, 2016 | Press Releases
Endorsement of the Baku Declaration at the Ministerial High Level Meeting of the Group of Friends at the 7th UNAOC Global Forum

Today, at the Group of Friends High Level Meeting in Baku Azerbaijan, the Group of Friends of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations formally adopted the Baku Forum Declaration.

25 April, 2016 | Press Releases
7th UNAOC Global Forum will foster global and cross-sector collaboration for building inclusive societies

During the upcoming 7th UNAOC Global Forum, participants from all around the globe and all sectors of society will be provided with ample opportunity to strengthen and establish strong partnerships to enhance the inclusion, peace, and justice of global societies.

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7th UNAOC Global Forum puts spotlight on the role of Education in building Inclusive Societies

Experts convening for the 7th UNAOC Global Forum in Baku will discuss the critical role that Education plays in reducing cross-cultural tensions in the context of building inclusive societies.

24 April, 2016 | Press Releases
7th UNAOC Global Forum will put Migration and Media in the forefront

Migration and Media will be the focus of a number of the breakout sessions at the upcoming 7th UNAOC Global Forum. Migration and Media, two of the four pillars of activities for UNAOC, are seen as two key elements of enhancing intercultural understanding and building inclusive societies.

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7th UNAOC Global Forum will stress the importance of inclusiveness to just and peaceful societies

“Living Together in Inclusive Societies: A Challenge and A Goal” will be the theme of the upcoming 7th Global Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC). The Forum will initiate a unique, large-scale global convening and discussion on building inclusive societies…

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7th UNAOC Global Forum will address UN Secretary-General’s Plan of Action to Prevent Violent Extremism

The upcoming 7th Global Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) will put a focus on the Prevention of Violent Extremism, echoing the Plan of Action that UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced in January 2016.

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During Youth Event of the 7th UNAOC Global Forum young leaders will shape Narratives of Tomorrow for Inclusive Societies

The Youth Event at the 7th UNAOC Global Forum will kick off tomorrow, April 25th, in Baku, Azerbaijan. During the Event, 150 young leaders, aged 18-35, from all around the world will convene and work together on their visions and solutions for…

23 April, 2016 | Press Releases
UNAOC High Representative Al-Nassir speaks to UN News & Media on the 7th UNAOC Global Forum to be kicked off in Baku on April 25th

As the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) prepares for an upcoming global conference in Baku, Azerbaijan, the head of the UN body has stressed the need to leverage ‘soft power’ to curb..

22 April, 2016 | Press Releases
7th UNAOC Global Forum will address social inclusion as crucial premise for peace and sustainable development

The 7th Global Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations will be held in Baku, Azerbaijan, April 25-27, themed Living Together in Inclusive Societies: A Challenge and A Goal. The Forum will explore the relevance of inclusive societies for preventing violent extremism…

08 April, 2016 | Press Releases
UNAOC announces final details of program, content and speakers for its 7th Global Forum in Baku

During a briefing for the UNAOC Group of Friends in the UN Headquarter in New York, United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) presented the details of the format, program, content, speakers, and participants of its upcoming 7th Global Forum in Baku, Azerbaijan.

16 March, 2016 | Press Releases
Photo Contest: Intercultural Dialogue from the Point of View of Youth

You are invited to participate in an international photo contest entitled “Intercultural dialogue from the point of view of youth”. This international photo contest, jointly organized by the Ministry of Youth and Sport as well as the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Azerbaijan, is being implemented in the framework of the 7th UNAOC Global Forum.

02 March, 2016 | Press Releases
Preparations for UNAOC 7th Global Forum in Baku in full swing: UNAOC delegation visits Baku and holds a series of meetings with the National Organizing Committee and Azeri officials

With the 7th UNAOC Global Forum round the corner on April 25-27, 2016, a UNAOC delegation travelled to Azerbaijan to meet and…

18 February, 2016 | Press Releases
150 Participants Selected to Attend the Youth Event of the 7th UNAOC Global Forum in Baku, Azerbaijan, April 25-27, 2016

The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) is pleased to announce that 150 youth from around the world were selected to participate in the Youth Event at the 7th UNAOC Global Forum in Baku, Azerbaijan.

21 January, 2016 | Press Releases
At Focal Points meeting: UNAOC presents theme and programme of its 7th Global Forum on April 25-27, 2016 in Baku, Azerbaijan

At a Focal Points meeting, UNAOC made a presentation of the theme and programme of its 7th Global Forum on April 25-27, 2016 in Baku, Azerbaijan at the UN headquarters in New York.

15 January, 2016 | Press Releases
United Nations of Civilization (UNAOC) launches official website for its 7th Global Forum to take place April 25-27, 2016 in Baku, Azerbaijan

UNAOC is pleased to announce the launch of the official website for its 7th Global Forum. The website will provide all relevant information on the Forum’s program, logistics, activities, speakers, the partners…