Philadelphia Becomes The First World Heritage City In the U.S.
"Philadelphia has to start thinking of other ways to establish itself as a bona fide world city." America's birthplace is the country's first World Heritage City, putting it on par with Jerusalem, Cai...
Syria's lost treasure: How the civil war is ruining the country's ancient architecture
The site where Cain is held to have murdered Abel is in a cave below a white dome on the slopes of Mount Qassioun, overlooking Damascus. It seems strikingly appropriate that the most notorious Biblica...
Philadelphia Becomes The First World Heritage City In the U.S.
"Philadelphia has to start thinking of other ways to establish itself as a bona fide world city." America's birthplace is the country's first World Heritage City, putting it on par with Jerusalem, Cai...
Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity
The Proclamation of Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity was made by the Director-General of UNESCO starting in 2001 to raise awareness on intangible cultural heritage and enco...
Taiwan Scholarship
The Taiwan Scholarship is a scholarship for international students who possess prior excellent academic performance and good moral character. The program began in 2004 as the jointly established Scho...
UNESCO
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (French: Organisation des Nations unies pour l'éducation, la science et la culture; UNESCO; /juːˈnɛskoʊ/) is a specialized agency o...
UNESCO - Wikipedia
Faith and Globalisation Initiative
The Faith and Globalisation Initiative (FGI) is an international group of universities created in 2008 by former British Prime Minister Tony Blair and his Faith Foundation.The Faith and Globalisation ...
Marshall Scholarship
The Marshall Scholarship is a postgraduate scholarship available to American students. Along with the Rhodes Scholarship, it is widely considered one of the most prestigious scholarships in the world....
Marshall Scholarship - Wikipedia
School for International Training
The SIT Graduate Institute (formerly the School for International Training, the academic arm of the Experiment in International Living), in Vermont, is an accredited graduate education institution adm...
School for International Training - Wikipedia
World Heritage Sites
A UNESCO World Heritage Site is a place (such as a forest, mountain, lake, island, desert, monument, building, complex, or city) that is listed by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultur...
World Heritage Sites - Wikipedia
AMICAL Consortium
The American International Consortium of Academic Libraries (AMICAL) is an association of 26 American-style universities located in 21 countries. It was founded in 2004 by the American University of P...
Villa Ocampo
Villa Ocampo is the former house of Victoria Ocampo (1890 – 1979), one of Latin America's greatest cultural figures, founder and director of Sur magazine. The house is located in San Isidro, in the A...
Villa Ocampo - Wikipedia
Programme for International Student Assessment
The Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) is a worldwide study by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) in member and non-member nations of 15-year-old scho...
Programme for International Student Assessment - Wikipedia
Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage
The Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (French: centre régional arabe pour le patrimoine mondial ; Arabic: المركز الإقليمي العربي للتراث العالمي) is a Category 2 Centre under the auspices of...
Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage - Wikipedia
European Agency for Special Needs and Inclusive Education
The European Agency for Special Needs and Inclusive Education is an independent organisation that acts as a platform for collaboration for its member countries in the field of special needs and inclus...
International branch campus
An international branch campus (IBC) is a type of foreign educational outpost which has been established in a country other than the one where the home (primary) campus exists. There is no common def...
International Council for Higher Education
With offices in Bangalore and Zürich, the International Council for Higher Education (ICHE) is an association committed to advancing the cause of Christian scholarship all over the world, particularly...
Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization
The Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization (ALECSO) is a Tunis-based institution of the Arab League, established in accordance with article 3 of the Arab Cultural Unity Charter ...
Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization - Wikipedia
World Book and Copyright Day
World Book Day or World Book and Copyright Day (also known as International Day of the Book or World Book Days) is a yearly event on 23 April, organised by the United Nations Educational, Scientific a...
World Book and Copyright Day - Wikipedia
International Network of Universities
The INU is a member organisation which comprises 11 universities from 9 different countries spanning 5 continents. The internationalization of members is advanced through student and staff mobility, r...
Florence Network
The Florence Network for Nursing and Midwifery is an international network of 38 universities' Schools of Nursing and Midwifery in Bachelor Education in 17 European countries.
The group's main goa...
World Press Freedom Day
The United Nations General Assembly declared May 3 to be World Press Freedom Day or just World Press Day to raise awareness of the importance of freedom of the press and remind governments of their d...
Global Alliance of Leading-Edge Schools
The Global Alliance of Leading-Edge Schools (Abbreviation: GALES) is an informal organization of leading preparatory and secondary schools from around the world. It was initiated in the year 2010. All...