UNESCO Contributes to Global Peace & Security
On Nov. 16, 1945, 37 countries signed the Constitution of' UNESCO (United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization) in London and formed a Preparatory Commission.
The constitution believed in ``full and equal opportunities for education for all, in the unrestricted pursuit of objective truth an in the free exchange of ideas and knowledge.''
The objective was ``to contribute to peace and security by promoting collaboration among nations through education, science and culture in order to further universal respect for justice, for the rule of law and for the human rights and fundamental freedoms which are affirmed for the peoples of the world, …
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Publication information: Article title: UNESCO Contributes to Global Peace & Security. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: Korea Times (Seoul, Korea). Publication date: April 30, 1999. Page number: Not available. © Not available. COPYRIGHT 1999 Gale Group.
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