First UNESCO World Report: “Towards Knowledge Societies”

October 25, 2005.  

The rise of “knowledge societies” is the subject of the UNESCO World Report to be launched by Director-General Koïchiro Matsuura at a press conference at Organization Headquarters on November 3 in the presence of Boutros Boutros-Ghali, former Secretary-General of the United Nations and former Secretary-General of the Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie.


ZEFa Research Group Culture, Knowledge and Development (Prof. Solvay Gerke and Prof. H.-D. Evers) provided a paper for this report.


Hans-Dieter Evers

Prof. Dr. Hans-Dieter Evers