A mock tsunami drill which reenacted the events of December 26, 2004, concluded on Thursday evening. Code named "Exercise IOWave11," it was the first of its kind.
Almost seven years after the devastating tsunami of 2004, more than 20 nations will participate in a full-scale exercise to test the Indian Ocean Tsunami Warning and Mitigation System on October 12.
UNICEF and the Asia-Pacific Interagency Group on Youth have called on regional governments to focus on the Asia-Pacific’s 1.1 billion young people.
The UNESCO, National Instruments, and Science Center Singapore today launched a flagship initiative to popularize science, technology, and engineering in Southeast Asia.
According to UNESCO, more than 796 million of the world’s adults, or one in five adults, do not know how to read or write, while 67.4 million children are out of school.
International Youth Day this year is a reminder that much more has to be done to support Asia's youth, says UN Secretary-General Ban.
19-year-old Siddharth Kalra has edged out nearly 50,000 competitors at the international Star Race Worldwide Space Olympiad co-organized by UNESCO.