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Publications

Information regarding all the documents published by the Canadian Commission can be found below. They are presented in the year they were published.

Current

CCU report on activities 2013-2014

 

2013-2014 Report on Activities

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2010-2011 Annual Report of the Secretary-General

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2011

Introducing the Canadian Commission for UNESCO

Canadian Commission for UNESCO Brochure

Milestones of the Canadian Commission for UNESCO

UNESCO Presence in Canada at a Glance

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2010

UNESCO and Intercultural Dialogue: an overview, 1970 – 2010 by David A. Walden, Secretary-General, Canadian Commission for UNESCO

Background paper prepared for the keynote address at the symposium "Intercultural Dialogue in Tourism: Vision 2020"organized by the Culture and Heritage Institute at Centennial College, Toronto Oct. 5-6, 2010

50th AGM Report, Québec 7 May 2010

Report of the Collective Intelligence Activity [PDF 3.9 MB]

Secretary-General Annual Report Presentation

Presentation given at the 50th Annual General Meeting in Québec, 7 May 2010 [PDF 6.5MB]

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2009

IALW 2009 Magazine The Power of Learning

Magazine launched for International Adult Learners' Week 2009 [PDF 797 KB]

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2008

Share the Road: a World of Possibilities Through Learning

Magazine launched for International Adult Learners' Week 2008 [PDF 1.92 MB]

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2007

Contact

Contact, Volume 2, Number 3, January 2007

The Canadian Commission for UNESCO's newsletter. [PDF 362 KB]

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2006

Call for a Coalition of Municipalities Against Racism and Discrimination

Call for a Coalition of Municipalities Against Racism and Discrimination

The Canadian Commission for UNESCO is inviting municipalities from across Canada to join a Canadian Coalition of Municipalities Against Racism and Discrimination and be part of a larger international coalition being promoted by UNESCO. [PDF 221KB]

Response of the CCU to the UNESCO
UNESCO - Draft Programme and Budget 2006-2007
Think tank Report on Art in Ecology
Research Report on EcoArt Practice and Collaboration
Summary of Secretary General's Report 2006
CCU - Annual Report of the Secretary-General
Contact, Volume 2, Numbers 1-2, January 2006

Contact, Volume 2, Numbers 1-2, January 2006

The Canadian Commission for UNESCO's newsletter. [PDF 563 KB]

 

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2005

Annual Report of the Secretary-General (2005)
Youth Consultation on Arts & Learning - Final Report
Final Report of the Vancouver Consultation

Final Report of the Vancouver Consultation

Consultation on Arts and Learning for the
UNESCO World Conference on Culture/Art in Education. [PDF 209 KB]

 

Report of the Regina Consultation

Report of the Regina Consultation

Consultation on Arts and Learning
for the UNESCO World Conference on Culture/Art in Education. Final Report
Regina Meeting [PDF 215 KB]

 

Programme Road to Tunis

Programme Road to Tunis

Paving the Road to Tunis - WSIS II: The Views of Canada's Civil Society on the Geneva Plan of Action and the Prospects for Phase II.
[PDF 443KB]

Contact, Volume 1, Number 4, March 2005

Contact, Volume 1, Number 4, March 2005

The Canadian Commission for UNESCO's semi-annual newsletter. [PDF 332KB]

International Adult Learners' Week 2005 Kit
International Adult Learners' Week 2005: Learners' Stories and Best Practices
International Adult Learners' Week 2005: Partners

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2004

Annual Report of the Secretary-General (2004)
Report of the Halifax Consultation

Report of the Halifax Consultation

Consultation on Arts and Learning for the
UNESCO World Conference on Culture/Art in Education. Final Report, Halifax Meeting (PDF 180KB)

Report on the WSIS Debriefing Session

Report on the WSIS Debriefing Session

Report on the debriefing session on the World Summit on the Information Society
Geneva, December 10 - 12, 2003
Organized by the Canadian Commission for UNESCO [PDF 148 KB]

Contact Volume 1 Numero 3  Mai 2004

Contact - Volume 1, Number 3, May 2004

The Canadian Commission for UNESCO's semi-annual newsletter. [PDF 1062 KB]

 

Culture/Art in Education Consultation Paper

Culture/Art in Education Consultation Paper

Consultation Paper by the Canadian Commisison for UNESCO for the 2006 UNESCO World Summit on Culture/Art in Education (Lisbon, Portugal) [PDF 1.4 MB]

Response Of Canada 2006-2007

Response Of Canada 2006-2007

Response Of Canada To The UNESCO Consultation Of Member States On The Draft Programme And Budget 2006-2007 (33 C/5) [PDF 269 KB]

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2003

Annual Report of the Secretary General (2003)
Contact - Volume 1, Number 2. September 2003

Contact - Volume 1, Number 2. September 2003

The Canadian Commission for UNESCO's semi-annual newsletter. [PDF 985 KB]

Spokespersons for ASPnet

Spokespersons for ASPnet

The Canadian Commission for UNESCO and the Associated Schools Network (ASPnet) are collaborating with spokespersons who have initiated, or are involved in, youth projects that respect all life, and who consider the sharing of knowledge, ideas and values to be the noblest way to overcome barriers. [PDF 1,982 KB]

Freshwater Information Brochure

Freshwater Information Brochure

Developed by the Canadian Commission, the Freshwater Information Brochure provides useful information on the International Year of Freshwater (2003). [PDF 1,094 KB]

Building a Culture of Deliberation and Responsibility Information Kit

Building a Culture of Deliberation and Responsibility Information Kit

The Building a Culture of Deliberation and Responsibility Information Kit has been developed as a way for citizens to engage in discussions on ethical issues of concern to us all, with a view to building a culture of deliberation, responsibility and ultimately, a culture of peace. [PDF 984 KB]

CONTACT - Volume 1 Number 1

CONTACT - Volume 1 Number 1

The first issue of our semi-annual newsletter, CONTACT provides readers with a summary of the activities the Commission has been involved in as well as providing information on what the Commission will be up to in the months to come. [PDF 1.2 MB]

Annual Report of the Secretary-General (2002)

Annual Report of the Secretary-General (2002)

A report by the Secretary-General on what the Commission has been involved in throughout the year. [PDF 1.8 MB]

Metropolis Conversation Series Number 6: Growing Up In Cities - Creating Better Cities with Children and Youth

Metropolis Conversation Series Number 6: Growing Up In Cities - Creating Better Cities with Children and Youth

A report of a workshop held by the Canadian Commission in August, 2002 which included youth leaders, civic politicians, government officials, academics, youth, NGO's and community youth workers.

The workshop introduced the Growing Up In Cities model of youth focussed on participatory research and explored opportunities to expand, adapt and sustain child and youth participation in Canada.

The goal of the discussion was to identify the next steps for involving young people in community evaluation, planning and action. [PDF 300 KB]

International Adult Learners Week

International Adult Learners Week

Information Kit [PDF 229 KB]

World Summit on the Information Society

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2002

Annual Report of the Secretary-General

Annual Report of the Secretary-General (2001-2002)

Provides information on what activities the Commission has been involved in since its last Annual General Meeting. [PDF 942 KB]

Response of Canada to the UNESCO

Response of Canada to the UNESCO Consultation of Member States on the Draft Programme and Budget 2004-2005 (32 C/5)

In May 2002, UNESCO distributed a questionnaire to solicit comments and proposals from Member States on the priorities and issues that should guide the preparation of the Draft Programme and Budget for 2004-2005 (32 C/5).

This document represents the response of Canada to the questionnaire. It reflects the views of federal and provincial governments and non-governmental members of the Canadian Commission for UNESCO, and of other experts in the fields of education, the natural, social and human sciences, culture, communication and information. [PDF 551 KB]

Ecotourism and Sustainable Development in Biosphere Reserves: Experiences and Prospects

Ecotourism and Sustainable Development in Biosphere Reserves: Experiences and Prospects

A report on the workshop meeting of the UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Programme of the European and North American countries (EuroMAB) in conjunction with the Canadian Commission for UNESCO that took place in Quebec City on May 24-25, 2002.[PDF 404 KB]

Key words for participating in the UNESCO Associated Schools Project Network

Key words for participating in the UNESCO Associated Schools Project Network

An information booklet on ASPnet which has been prepared to provide practical guidelines to ehnance active participation in the Network so that it can achieve its objective of ensuring quality education for all. [PDF 560 KB]

A World of Possibilities through Learning

A World of Possibilities through Learning

The Canadian Commission for UNESCO has published this information kit on the UNESCO's International Adult Learners' Week, (September 8 to 14, 2002) in conjunction with International Literacy Day (September 8). With this kit, the Canadian Commission for UNESCO hopes to promote awareness of International Adult Learners' Week in the media and among a broad array of networks and agencies, and to encourage their support for learning throughout life, with a particular focus on adult learners. [PDF 3.6 MB]

Building a Culture of Peace: 2001-2010 International Decade for a Culture of Peace and Non-violence for Children of the World

Building a Culture of Peace: 2001-2010 International Decade for a Culture of Peace and Non-violence for Children of the World

An updated version of our 2001-International Year for the Culture of Peace Information Kit which continues the topic of a Culture of Peace throughout the decade. [PDF 1.5 MB]

Manifesto 2000 Brochure

Manifesto 2000 Brochure

An updated version of a UNESCO brochure which focussed on the International Year for a Culture of Peace. Focussing now on the International Decade for a Culture of Peace and Non-violence for the Children of the World, this brochure provides useful information on how to get involved with this movement. [PDF 300 KB]

Citizenship and Globalization

Citizenship and Globalization

Exploring Participation and Democracy in a Global Context.

Symposium: June 2002 [PDF 1.49 MB]

Additional papers from the symposium:

The Needs of Youth

[PDF 676 KB]

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2001

Final Report of the 13th Quadrennial and Statutory Regional Conference
Working Together to Transform Higher Education
Science in Canada

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2000

Annual Report of the Secretary-General

Peace Presentations for the Culture of Peace

by John Burgener, Chair Youth Subcommittee, Southern Alberta Coalition for a Culture of
Peace. [PDF 72KB]

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1999

Renewing our Vision of Adult Education
Refreshing the Spirit

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1997

Learning together throughout our lives

To order any of these publications, or to inquire about any publications not listed here, please e-mail us at info@unesco.ca, or write to:

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