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Education for the 21st Century
Putting quality education at the heart of development
Since its creation in 1945, UNESCO’s mission has been to contribute to the building of peace, poverty eradication, lasting development and intercultural dialogue, with education as one of its principal activities to achieve this aim. The Organization is committed to a holistic and humanistic vision of quality education worldwide, the realization of everyone’s right to education, and the belief that education plays a fundamental role in human, social and economic development.
List of the 195 Members (and the 9 Associate Members) of UNESCO and the date on which they became members (or Associate Members) of the OrganizationMembers