The art of 'pizzaiuolo' -- which has been handed down for generations in the southern Italian city -- was given the nod by the UN cultural body's World Heritage Committee, who met on the South Korean island of Jeju.
The final round of elections held on Friday by the Executive Council of Unesco for the post of Director-General of the world body ended with the victory of the French candidate Audrey Azoulay over Qatar's candidate HE Dr Hamad bin Abdulaziz al-Kuwari.
The United Nations' cultural agency has selected France's Audrey Azoulay as its new director general, two diplomatic sources said on Friday.
HE Sheikha Hind bint Hamad al-Thani, vice chairperson and CEO of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), and Omran Hamad al-Kuwari, executive director, CEO Office, QF, welcomed a delegation from Unesco to Education City.
Visitors will not be allowed to set foot on a men-only Unesco World Heritage island in Japan from next year, an official said on Saturday.
The United Nations Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organisation (Unesco) Office in Doha is continuously working with all the ministries in Qatar to implement the sustainable development goals (SDGs).
Youth in Qatar will have the opportunity to learn and further enhance their skills in developing mobile applications (apps) at a ‘YouthMobile Coding’ workshop scheduled next month, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco) has announced.