The International Council
for Philosophy and Human Sciences

MAR

2016

Learning to Live Together

In today’s increasingly diverse societies, UNESCO continues to accomplish every day its fundamental humanist mission to support people in understanding each other and working together to build lasting peace. UNESCO also helps to enable people to create and use knowledge for just and inclusive societies. Yet, lasting peace rests on a complex and fragile web of daily practices embedded in......

MAR

2016

Meeting of the Steering Committee of the International Network of the Silk Road Online Platform

When, local time: Friday, 18 March 2016 - 10:00am to Saturday, 19 March 2016 - 6:00pm Where: Spain, Valencia Type of Event: Consultative Meeting Contact: unesco@unescovalencia.org ; m.shabahang@unesco.org From 18 to 19 March 2016 the Steering Committee of the International Network for the Silk Road Online Platform will meet in Valencia, Spain. The meeting will be organized in collaboration......

Africa

JUL

2011

Charter for the Humanities and Social Sciences

It is a cruel fact that in the last 15 years the Humanities and the Social Sciences have been severely affected by the dire need to respond to the obvious deficit in engineering, natural scientific, informational and managerial needs. This downscaling of the importance of the human and social forms of scholarship has had a serious effect on the quality of mind of our senior graduates, in the academic......

Asia & the Pacific

DEC

2011

China Folklore Society (CFS)

  Created on May 21, 1983, the China Folklore Society (CFS) is a professional and non-profit organization of the folklorists and folklore fellows all over the China. CFS has so far registered 1695 members; the current PresidentisChao Gejin; Vice Presidents areBamo Qubumo,Chen Qinjian,Dong Xiaoping,Gao Bingzhong,He Xuejun,Huang Yonglin,Liu Delong,Liu Tieliang,Ye Tao,Zhao Shiyu,Zhao Zongfu, and the......