Roads of UNESCO: Memories of a diplomat

Kanaev N.  Roads of UNESCO: Memories of a diplomat
Author: Kanaev N.
Year: 2006
Pages: 432
Cover: hard cover
Book size: 60x90/16
ISBN: 5-7133-1253-4

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In the center of the book memories of professional Russian diplomat about his almost half a century work in UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization). This is the first book in this country, so thoroughly, with a deep knowledge of the case and also illuminating the multifaceted and fascinating little familiar to us the work of UNESCO in the field of international intellectual cooperation. The author has been involved in in the preparation of hundreds of UNESCO occasions, the development of its solutions. For example he took part in working out the Recommendation about the Status of Teachers, binding on states which have accepted it, but often ignored. And in the memoirs in the center is the personality and judgment of the author, who generously shares with the reader what he saw on the long and interesting path of life: different countries, with their historical and cultural attractions, interesting people from among prominent diplomats, scientists, cultural figures.