By Poul Duedahl

The undertaking UNESCO, as outlined simply after the top of worldwide battle II, is to construct 'the defenses of peace within the minds of men'. during this e-book, historians hint the routes of chosen UNESCO psychological engineering projects from its headquarters in Paris to the member states, to evaluate UNESCO's international impact.

Show description

Read Online or Download A History of UNESCO: Global Actions and Impacts PDF

Similar nonprofit organizations & charities books

The Tax Law of Colleges and Universities (Wiley Nonprofit Law, Finance and Management Series)

Now in its 3rd version, The Tax legislations of faculties and Universities comprises additions and ameliorations similar to a dialogue of recent principles concerning web fundraising and advertisements, permitting charitable the rest trusts to take a position in a school's endowment, deferred reimbursement preparations, and consequences for conducting convinced tax-shelter transactions.

Planned Giving Workbook

Sensible and confirmed instructions for launching and turning out to be a profitable deliberate giving software For deliberate giving officials and improvement employees contributors, rfile improvement is a severe a part of the task. Nonprofit staff needs to create files that take many kinds, together with: distinctive proposals describing advanced reward suggestions; advertising fabrics; correspondence to donors, specialist advisors, and employees individuals; indicates; agreements; presentation fabrics; and IRS and tax-related files.

The Business of Giving. The Theory and Practice of Philanthropy, Grantmaking and Social Investment

The enterprise of Givingdescribes the structures and methods philanthropists have to undertake for you to in attaining their objectives. It presents a "toolkit" for philanthropic funding taking the reader via each one degree in their selection making. Its options are both acceptable to no matter what funding car is being applied from conventional can provide to new items comparable to social bonds and effect making an investment.

92 Strategies for Marketing Planned Gifts

Initially released through Stevenson, Inc. , this sensible source assists nonprofit leaders and pros in researching new and higher methods of determining, cultivating, and effectively soliciting extra deliberate presents. as well as actionable guidance and strategies, this source offers examples from different charities and nonprofit organisations in addition to beneficial types and brochures.

Additional info for A History of UNESCO: Global Actions and Impacts

Sample text

Finally, our gratitude goes to Palgrave Macmillan, Clare Mence, Lynda Cooper and Peter Cary for believing in the idea and for making it possible for us to give it Poul Duedahl 21 a physical shape. May the book inspire researchers worldwide to undertake their own studies on the local, regional and global impact of international organizations. Notes 1. Sunil Amrith and Glenda Sluga, “New Histories of the United Nations”, Journal of World History 19:3 (2008): 251–274. 2. UNESCO, Constitution of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization: Adopted in London on 16 November 1945 (London: Preparatory Commission of the UNESCO, 1945).

Even though the conference was arranged and the book has been written independently of the organization, the work has been followed with great interest and moral support from UNESCO, not least the director-general, Irina Bokova; the assistant secretary-general, Eric Falt; the senior program specialist, Marcello Scarone Azezi; and the chief archivist, Jens Boel. We add to our list the many people around the world who have helped the project team members as well as the authors to find documents and photos for the book, including Carole Darmouni, Fiona Ryan, Brenda Fong, Lois Siegel, Jane Gutteridge and Ralph Lucas.

Postwar Anti-Racism: The United States, UNESCO, and “Race”, 1945–1968 (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012). “Strategies and Tactics in the Struggle for Civil and Human Rights with Reverend Jesse Jackson” (18 November 2002): 2, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum, Boston, MA, USA. html (accessed 23 June 2015). Loving v. Virginia: Brief of Amici Curiae: 388 US 1 (1967), US Supreme Court Records and Briefs, p. 28, Library of Congress, Washington DC, USA. “List of UNESCO’s Methods”, UNESCO’s Executive Board, 17 January 1950, 19 EX/5, UNESDOC.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.10 of 5 – based on 20 votes