UNESCO offers $350,000 to restore heritage sites in Pakistan

The unforeseen floods that killed at least 1,300 individuals and immersed vast areas of Pakistan in water have also impacted the country's historical sites, prompting the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to allocate emergency funds to rebuild these heritage sites. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kalAhY4egYM The UN body said in a statement on Thursday that it … Continue reading UNESCO offers $350,000 to restore heritage sites in Pakistan

Can education change the future of humanity and the planet?

Education itself cannot solve the challenges facing humanity, but it’s difficult to imagine we can address them without transforming education. Photo by Markus Spiske on Pexels.com With this in mind, UNESCO two years ago created the Futures of Education initiative, which has recently launched a major report with the title Reimagining our futures together: a new social … Continue reading Can education change the future of humanity and the planet?

Why the U.S. and Israel are leaving UN

The U.N. cultural agency on Friday 6 Oct., 2017 declared the old city located in the West Bank town of Hebron as a Palestinian world heritage site. The decision sparked outrage among Israeli officials who protested the move with claims that it's a contradiction to their deep Jewish ties to the biblical town and its … Continue reading Why the U.S. and Israel are leaving UN

Jerusalem Jubilee: Christians celebrate 50 Years of Victory with Israel

It's Jerusalem jubilee celebration and Israel is about to witness another miracle! Those who trust in the lord are like Mount Zion, which cannot be moved, but abides forever. As the mountains surround Jerusalem, so the lord surrounds his people, from this time forth and forevermore (Psalm 125: 1-2). The 6-day event serves to commemorate … Continue reading Jerusalem Jubilee: Christians celebrate 50 Years of Victory with Israel