Book Title: UNESCO: Its Purpose and Philosophy : Facsimiles of English and French Editions of This Visionary Policy Document
Author: Lynn Meskell
Format: Paperback | 146 pages
Publication Date: 15 Sep 2010
UNESCO was created "to contribute to peace and security by promoting collaboration among the nations through education, science, and culture." No one spoke with greater authority about the plan for UNESCO than Julian Huxley. As Executive Secretary of its Preparatory Commission and first Director General, he was a major influence the organization's original vision. This facsimile edition provides both the English and French editions of Huxley's visionary policy document, first published in 1946 during preparatory negotiations.