UNESCO Award for
Palestine-Israel Journal

We received the following notification from UNESCO in Paris.

It is my special pleasure to inform you that upon a proposal made by an International Jury chaired by Mr. Andres Pastrana, former President of the Republic of Columbia, the Director-General of UNESCO has decided to award you an honourable mention of the 2006 UNESCO-Madanjeet Singh Prize for the Promotion of Tolerance and Non-Violence.
“This prize was established in 1995 on the occasion of United Nations Year for Tolerance and the 125th anniversary of the birth of Mahatma Gandhi and is rewarded to institutions, organizations or persons who have contributed in a particularly meritorious and effective manner to tolerance and non-violence.
“The Award Ceremony will take place in UNESCO Headquarters on 16 November next, on the occasion of the International Day for Tolerance.  The Director-General will be glad to welcome you at this ceremony in order to transmit to you the honourable mention diploma…

                                       Yours faithfully,
Pierre Sane
                                                                           Assistant Director-General
                                                                          Social and Human Sciences Sector

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