Culture

Culture covers the range of human phenomena that cannot be attributed to nature and genetics.

Why Care?

“Cultural differences should not separate us from each other, but rather cultural diversity brings a collective strength that can benefit all of humanity.”

- Robert Alan

By the numbers

  • 3.3 Billion

    adults were literate in 1998, more than double the 1970 figure of 1.5 billion.

  • 30 countries

    supported the Bangladesh Government’s proposal in favor of establishing February 21st as International Mother Language Day.

  • 75%

    of the world's major conflicts have a cultural dimension. Bridging the gap between cultures is urgent and necessary for peace, stability and development.

Why Care?

“Cultural differences should not separate us from each other, but rather cultural diversity brings a collective strength that can benefit all of humanity.”

- Robert Alan

By the numbers

  • 3.3 Billion

    adults were literate in 1998, more than double the 1970 figure of 1.5 billion.

  • 30 countries

    supported the Bangladesh Government’s proposal in favor of establishing February 21st as International Mother Language Day.

  • 75%

    of the world's major conflicts have a cultural dimension. Bridging the gap between cultures is urgent and necessary for peace, stability and development.

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