Since 1961, UNESCO Bangkok has had a dual role as both the Regional Bureau for Education and a Cluster Office. As the Regional Bureau for Education, UNESCO Bangkok provides technical expertise and assistance while serving advisory, knowledge-production, and sharing, monitoring and evaluation functions to assist Asia-Pacific Member States and other UNESCO field offices in the area of education. As a Cluster Office, UNESCO Bangkok helps implement UNESCO programmes (Education, Sciences, Culture, and Communication and Information in Thailand, Myanmar, Lao PDR, Singapore, Vietnam and Cambodia in cooperation with other UNESCO offices.
The Section for Educational Innovation and Skills Development (EISD) in the UNESCO Asia Pacific Regional Bureau for Education in Bangkok oversees programmes on (i) Higher Education, (ii) Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), (iii) Teachers, (iv) Literacy, Skills Development and Non-formal Education, (v) ICT in Education, (vi) Future of Learning, Research and Foresight.
Major Duties And Responsibilities
Skills and competencies