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August 14, 2018

International Youth Day 2018

International Youth Day 2018 Safe Spaces for Youth On the occasion of the 2018 International Youth Day, the Secretariat of the African Youth SDGs Summit hosted by Youth Advocates […]
August 13, 2018

FOKLORE CELEBRATION IN GHANA

August 8, 2018

APPLICATION FOR RECRUITMENT: DIRECTOR, THE ABDUS SALAM INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR THEORETICAL PHYSICS (ICTP)

Title: DIRECTOR, THE ABDUS SALAM INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR THEORETICAL PHYSICS (ICTP) Domain : Natural Sciences Post Number : 1ITSC0800TP Grade : ADG Organizational Unit : NATURAL SCIENCES SECTOR Primary Location : IT-Trieste Recruitment open to : Internal and external […]
August 2, 2018

MASTERS IN WORLD HERITAGE AND CULTURAL PROJECTS FOR DEVELOPMENT 2018 -19 – Call for application

MASTERS IN WORLD HERITAGE AND CULTURAL PROJECTS FOR DEVELOPMENT 2018 -19 – Call for application UNESCO ITC-ILO is calling for applications and nominations for the MASTERS IN […]
August 1, 2018

World Folklore Day Celebrations- Ghana Edition

World Folklore Day Celebrations- Ghana Edition   Folklore is the totality of a people’s intellectual and spiritual tradition passed on by word of mouth. This comprises […]
June 27, 2018

UNESCO KING HAMAD BIN ISA AL KHALIFA PRIZE 2018 – Call for applications

UNESCO is calling for applications and nominations for the UNESCO KING HAMAD BIN ISA AL KHALIFA PRIZE 2018, which this year will award outstanding programmes and […]
June 5, 2018

GHANA SIGNS AIMS MOU WITH UNESCO

On the 15th of May, 2018, Honourable Minister of Education Dr. Matthew Opoku-Prempeh and the Director General, Ms. Audrey Azoulay signed an agreement regarding the designation […]
April 11, 2018

Ghana National Commission for UNESCO @ 60: Promoting Peace through the soft power of UNESCO

The Ghana National Commission for UNESCO is Sixty years!!! In 1958, a year on after Ghana gained independence, Cabinet approved the reconstitution of the then National […]
April 4, 2018

OPENING OF GHANA’S FIRST-EVER MUSEUM OF LIGHT

On 16th May, 2018, under the auspices of the Ghana National Commission for UNESCO, the first-ever Museum of Light will be commissioned in Accra at the […]
March 19, 2018

International Youth Forum on Creativity and Heritage along the Silk Roads 2

UNESCO, in collaboration with the National Commission of People’s Republic of China for UNESCO, is pleased to invite young women and men from countries along the […]
March 19, 2018

Professor Allotey: The great mathematician and scientist

Professor Francis Kofi Ampenyin Allotey, a prodigy, was born on Monday, 9th August 1932, to a humble parentage at Saltpond in the Central Region of Ghana, […]
November 30, 2017

UNESCO/ISRAEL (MASHAV) CO-SPONSORED FELLOWSHIPS PROGRAMME – 2018

  UNESCO/ISRAEL (MASHAV) CO-SPONSORED FELLOWSHIPS PROGRAMME – 2018   In accordance with the framework of the Co-Sponsored Fellowship Programme, the Government of Israel has offered a […]
August 15, 2017

Sub-Sahara Africa remains region with highest out-of-school rates – UNESCO

Even though studies have shown that global poverty can be more than halved if all adults completed secondary school, the number of people dropping out of […]
August 15, 2017

More people attend university in Ghana as global number increases – UNESCO

The number of people enrolling in higher education in Ghana has increased dramatically in nine years, just as the number around the world has gone up, […]
August 15, 2017

UNESCO APPOINTS A NEW DIRECTOR-GENERAL

Every four (4) years, the General Conference of UNESCO appoints a Director-General, who directs the Secretariat of the Organization to put into realization the programmes adopted […]
May 30, 2017

53% of students unable to complete secondary education – Report

Many Ghanaian students are still unable to complete secondary education in spite of efforts to make education accessible and progressive, the 2016 Global Education Monitoring (GEM) […]
May 30, 2017

UNESCO and E4IMPACT to Develop Cultural and Education Entrepreneurship in Africa

The Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, and the President of the E4Impact Foundation, Letizia Moratti, today signed a partnership agreement to develop joint training programmes for […]
May 30, 2017

Boost to girls’ participation in science education in Ghana

11 February is the International Day of Women and Girls in Science – and a reminder that today, many women and girls continue to be excluded […]
May 29, 2017

I have the ideas to make UNESCO more effective – Al-Kawari

A CANDIDATE for the Director-General’s position of the UNESCO, Dr Hamad Bin Abdulaziz Al-Kawari is fired up for the position as he has embarked on a […]
May 29, 2017

Ghana book publishers demand strong copyright regime

A three-day book fair has opened in Kumasi with a call for strong copyright regime to prevent the loss of substantial revenue by book publishers. Dr. […]