Executive Council of UNESCO It was approved that the French Audrey Azole. Agency sources told Efe to continue as the new director for a four-year term.
The meeting of the Executive Council showed almost unanimous support (55 out of 57 members, out of a total of 58). Azole, 49, was the sole candidate for the job..
Its continuity will be ratified at the 41st General Conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), to be held in Paris between 9 and 24 November..
The source added that the “massive” support means that countries “support the work” that Isolay has done since taking office in late 2017, as it has been done by the Secretary-General in the history of UNESCO. The best result is received from.
Former Minister of Culture of France, Azoula came to UNESCO, which faced the departure of the United States and Israel only because of the perception that the organization was pursuing pro-Palestinian politics..
Since then, Has taken further diplomatic action to address complex issues in the Middle East. They are always taken by consensus, and with internal reforms and a change of government in both countries, the organization hopes that the United States and Israel can return to their bosom.
What’s more, During his first term, the Director-General initiated “powerful” initiatives, such as the reconstruction of the Grand Al-Nuri Mosque in Mosul, Iraq.The source added that there was noise during the fight with ISIS in 2017.
He also highlighted the Artificial Intelligence Ethics Initiative, which is expected to be approved at the November conference.
The event will mark the organisation’s 75th anniversary, with a special day on November 12, which is expected to be attended by heads of state and government from around the world.