Month: November 2011

International Day for Tolerance

International Day for Tolerance 16 November 2011 A message from UNESCO Director General, Irina Bokova Tolerance is an ancient idea, at the same time as being an idea that is always new and in need of continual reinvention. Much more importantly, tolerance is a behaviour, a way of being that evolves with the history of… Read more »

Adult Learner’s Week 2011

Adult Learner’s Week – He Tangata Matauranga 31 October – 6 November 2011 Adult Learners’ Week/He Tangata Mātauranga is a United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) initiative supported by the Tertiary Education Commission, adult and community education providers at a local level and the New Zealand National Commission for UNESCO. The Week also… Read more »