UNESCO Venice office

Name: UNESCO Venice office
Organization Type: International
Organization Type comment:
Country: Italy
Address: Palazzo Zorzi, Castello 4930
Town: Venice
Postal Code: 30122

Contact Person: Director
Position of Contact Person: Yolanda Valle-Neff
Phone Number: +39 041 260 15 21/34
Fax Number: +39 041 528 99 95
Email: veniceoffice-dir@unesco.org
Web : http://www.unesco.org/new/en/venice/

Thematic: DRR&CCA
Theme: Community based DRR and SOCIAL IMPACT and Resilience
Hazard: Flood
Last Update: 24/07/2014

Organization Description

The UNESCO Venice Office fosters cooperation, to contribute to capacity building and to provide specialized expertise in science and culture with special emphasize to SEE and the Mediterranean. It contributes to peace, stability and sustainable development in Europe, especially in South East Europe and in the Mediterranean area, by providing policy advice, capacity building, communication and supporting territorial management as well as risk and conflict prevention. Its functions are the following: 1) Development; 2) Information collection, analysis and dissemination; and 3) Capacity building.