July 8, 2020

GEM LAUNCH ON INCLUSION

Fewer than 10% of countries have laws that help ensure full inclusion in education, according to UNESCO’s 2020 Global Education Monitoring Report: Inclusion and education – All means […]
May 22, 2020

International Day for Biological Diversity

Biodiversity is the living fabric of our planet. It underpins human well being in the present and in the future, and its rapid decline threatens nature […]
May 20, 2020

World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development

Held every year on 21 May, the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development celebrates not only the richness of the world’s cultures, but […]
May 20, 2020

Call for applications and nominations for the 2020 UNESCO International Literacy Prizes

UNESCO has now opened its call for applications and nominations for the 2020 UNESCO International Literacy Prizes. This year UNESCO will reward five individuals or organizations around […]
May 11, 2020

Call for Nominations: 2021 L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science International Awards

Nominations are now open for the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science International Awards to support eminent women in science throughout the world.   Each year, five Laureates are recognized […]
May 6, 2020

YOUTH CITIZEN ENTREPRENEURSHIP COMPETITION 2020

Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition is a global platform empowers young entrepreneurs (age 15-35) from around the world to engage in a more peaceful world. Moreover, Stiftung Entrepreneurship […]
May 3, 2020

World Press Freedom Day

3 May acts as a reminder to governments of the need to respect their commitment to press freedom and is also a day of reflection among […]
April 30, 2020

International Jazz Day

As the great Nina Simone said, “Jazz is not just music, it is a way of life, it is a way of being, a way of […]
April 29, 2020

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS OPEN-2020 UNESCO PRIZE FOR GIRLS’ AND WOMEN’S EDUCATION

UNESCO has recently announced a call for nominations for the 2020 Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education. This is an opportunity to mark the contributions of various organizations, institutions, […]
April 16, 2020

#KindnessMatters: Concert for A Healthy Planet

On Earth Day, April 22, 2020 (8 pm IST and 8 pm ET), 5 Grammy® Award-Winners led by MGIEP’s #KindnessMatters Campaign Ambassador Ricky Kej, and an ensemble […]
April 14, 2020

JOB VACANCY: NATIONAL ASSOCIATE PROJECT OFFICER (EDUCATION)

OVERVIEW Post Number : 5AC/ED/PA003 Grade : NOB Parent Sector : EDU Duty Station: Accra Job Family: Programme Coordination Type of contract : Temporary Appointment Duration of contract : 1 year Recruitment open to : External candidates Application Deadline (Midnight […]
April 14, 2020

JOB VACANCY: REGIONAL ADVISOR FOR COMMUNICATION AND INFORMATION

REGIONAL ADVISOR FOR COMMUNICATION AND INFORMATION Post Number : 3UYCI0004RP Grade : P-5 Parent Sector : Communication and Information Sector (CI) Duty Station: Montevideo Job Family: Communication and Information Type of […]
April 7, 2020

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS : OPEN FOR THE 11th INTERNATIONAL FUND FOR CULTURAL DIVERSITY

The International Fund for Cultural Diversity (IFCD) has opened a call for funding. The main objective of IFCD is to invest in projects that lead to […]
April 3, 2020

2020 Call for applications of TWAS PhD and PDoc Fellowships

The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) – for the advancement of science in developing countries, is an international science academy, founded in 1983 in Trieste, Italy, […]
April 3, 2020

UNESCO’S COVID-19 EDUCATIONAL RESPONSE WEBINAR

COVID-19 Education Response Webinar 3: Addressing the gender dimensions of COVID-related school closures Friday 3 April 2020 – 13h00-14h30 GMT+1 Weblink: https://frama.link/webinar3_gender Introduction Evidence tells us […]
April 1, 2020

CALL FOR PROPOSALS –EXCELLENCE IN AFRICA JUNIOR FACULTY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

About EPFL EPFL is one of the world’s top institutes of technology and Europe’s most cosmopolitan technical university. It welcomes students, professors, and collaborators from more […]
March 13, 2020

International Day of Mathematics

Greater global awareness of mathematical sciences are vital to addressing challenges in areas such as artificial intelligence, climate change, energy and sustainable development, and to improving […]
February 29, 2020

L’Oréal-UNESCO Sub-Saharan Africa Young Talents Programme 2020 for African Women in Science

About Fellowship: Founded in 1998, the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Sub-Saharan Africa Fellowships aims to promote and encourage young African women in science. Its programs reward […]
February 28, 2020

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: YOUNG PEOPLE’S EXPO (VISUAL ART, DRAMA AND CREATIVE WRITING COMPETITION)

BACKGROUND Today, there are more young people (constitute of 34% of the population) in Ghana than ever before, creating unprecedented engagement space. However, this space is […]
February 28, 2020

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS OF PLAYS: YOUNG PEOPLE’S DRAMA CONTEST

BACKGROUND Today, there are more young people (constitute of 34% of the population) in Ghana than ever before, creating unprecedented engagement space. However, this space is […]
February 21, 2020

International Mother Language Day

The idea to celebrate International Mother Language Day was the initiative of Bangladesh. It was approved at the 1999 UNESCO General Conference and has been observed throughout the world […]
February 20, 2020

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: YOUNG PEOPLE’S EXPO

The maiden edition of the Young People’s Expo, as part of the UNESCO Youth Engagement; Civic-Care Project being implemented by Ulti-Leaf Foundation, aims at giving a […]
February 13, 2020

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: UNESCO/ISEDC CO-SPONSORED FELLOWSHIPS PROGRAMME – 2020

The aim of this fellowships programme is to enhance the capacity-building and human resources development in the area of sustainable and renewable energy sources in developing […]
February 13, 2020

WORLD RADIO 2020

On 13 February 2020, THE GHANA NATIONAL COMMISSION FOR UNESCO joins the world in celebrating World Radio Day. World Radio Day is a global event that […]
February 13, 2020

World Radio Day

Description:  Radio is a powerful medium for celebrating humanity in all its diversity and constitutes a platform for democratic discourse. At the global level, radio remains […]
February 11, 2020

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

11FEBRUARY On 22 December 2015, the General Assembly decided to establish an annual International Day to recognize the critical role women and girls play in science […]
February 10, 2020

SANEGBAA (A National Conversation) – International Mother Language Day 2020

International Mother Language Day is observed every year to promote linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. It was created by UNESCO (the United Nations Education, Science […]
February 7, 2020

L’Oréal-UNESCO Sub-Saharan Africa Young Talents Programme 2020 for African Women in Science

Each year the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science call for application from talented young African women scientists to receive fellowship grants to pursue promising research projects. Application […]
February 5, 2020

INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR WOMEN AND GIRLS IN SCIENCE 2020

The International Day of Women and Girls in Science, celebrated on 11 February, is implemented by UNESCO and UN-Women, in collaboration institutions and civil society partners […]
January 30, 2020

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS : AL-SUMAIT PRIZE 2020

The Amir of the State of Kuwait, His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, announced an initiative to the third African Arab Summit hosted by the […]
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