October 16, 2020

INTERNATIONAL MOTHER LANGUAGE DAY 2020

The International Mother Language day is observed every year to promote linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. It is in light of this that the Bureau of […]
October 16, 2020

RECONSTITUTION OF THE GHANA INFORMATION FOR ALL PROGRAMME (IFAP) COMMITTEE 2019

The Ghana Information for All programme Committee was reconstituted by the Chairman of the Commission this year March and we had our meeting on the 8th […]
October 16, 2020

CELEBRATION OF INTERNATIONAL MOTHER LANGUAGE DAY 2019

This Day is observed every year to promote linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. It was created by UNESCO (the United Nations Education, Science and Cultural […]
October 16, 2020

Inauguration of the Maiden Ghana Heritage Committee 2020

Inauguration of the Maiden Ghana Heritage Committee On the 22nd and 23rd September, the Ghana commission for UNESCO in collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture […]
October 16, 2020

INTERNATIONAL FUND FOR CULTURAL DIVERSITY (IFCD) PROJECTS

In June the secretariat received 9 projects following the 11th Call for application to the International Fund for Cultural Diversity (IFCD) fund. In order to ensure […]
October 16, 2020

REACTIVE MONITORING MISSION TO GHANA’S FORTS AND CASTLES 2020

From the 1st -10th of February this year, the Secretariat joined the Ghana Museums and Monuments Board to facilitate a joint WHC/ICOMOS/ICCROM Reactive Monitoring Mission to […]
October 16, 2020

NATCOM/STUDENT SESSION AT THE 16th BIANNUAL COLLOQUIUM OF THE WEST AFRICAN ARCHAEOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION (W.A.A.A/A.O.A.A) 2019

On the 12th of July 2019, the Ghana National Commission for UNESCO (NATCOM) organized a side event with the students of archaeology and heritage from the […]
October 16, 2020

PRELIMINARY ASSESSMENT OF THE STATE OF CONSERVATION OF THE ASANTE TRADITIONAL BUILDINGS 2019

In line with the Operational Guidelines of the 1972 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of Cultural and Natural Heritage, the Secretary-General for the Ghana National […]
October 16, 2020

REGIONAL CONFERENCE ON THE THEME: “GOVERNANCE OF CULTURAL DIVERSITY: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND PEACEFUL COEXISTENCE IN AFRICA” ACCRA, GHANA 2019

On the 10th and 11th of October the Ghana National Commission for UNESCO in collaboration with the UNESCO Office in Accra organized a regional conference where […]
October 16, 2020

CAPACITY BUILDING WORKSHOP FOR SITE MANAGERS 2019

From 2nd – 4th October, the Ghana National Commission for UNESCO in collaboration with Ghana Museums and Monuments Board with the support of UNESCO organized a […]
October 16, 2020

JOINT WORLD HERITAGE CENTER /ICOMOS/ICCROM ADVISORY MISSION TO THE FORTS AND CASTLES IN GHANA 2019

The Ghana National Commission for UNESCO (NATCOM) and Ghana Museums and Monuments Board (GMMB) requested the World Heritage Centre to dispatch an advisory mission team to […]
October 16, 2020

INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY CELEBRATION 2020

To commemorate the celebration of International Youth Day, the Ghana National Commission for UNESCO in partnership with Youth Advocates Ghana with support from Plan International, OXFAM […]
October 16, 2020

INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY 2019

As part of the Global Celebration of International Youth Day for 2019, the Ghana National Commission for UNESCO celebrated the day marking it with students from […]
October 16, 2020

Establishment of Transboundary Biosphere Reserve 2019

The Transboundary Biosphere Reserves Work Group undertook a recognizance visit to the Gbele Resource Reserve from 9th to 13th April 2018 in line with the work […]
October 16, 2020

Monitoring Bia National Park and UNESCO Biosphere Reserve 2019

The Bia work group of the UNESCO MAB National Committee undertook a monitoring visit to the Bia National Park and UNESCO Biosphere Reserve from 21st to […]
October 16, 2020

OBSERVATION OF INTERNATIONAL DAY OF LIGHT 2019

The Ghana National Commission for UNESCO and the Ghana Museums and Monuments Board observed the second celebration of the International Day of Light, on Thursday, 16th […]
October 16, 2020

REGIONAL STAKEHOLDERS CONSULTATION WORKSHOP COMPREHENSIVE NATIONAL TEACHER POLICY & TEACHER DEPLOYMENT AND TRANSFER STRATEGY 2020

The Ghana Teacher Task Force is the national representation of the relevant government Agencies and Partners led by the Hon. Minister for Education. The Ghana Education […]
October 16, 2020

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF WOMEN AND GIRLS IN SCIENCE 2020

The fifth UNESCO and UN-Women International Day for Women and Girls in Science has been held in Accra with a call on women to begin a […]
October 16, 2020

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF EDUCATION 2020

The Ghana National Education Campaign Coalition (GNECC), partnered with the Ghana National Commission for UNESCO and UNESCO Accra Office to mark this year’s International Day of […]
October 16, 2020

Official launch of the “Our Rights, Our Lives, Our Future” (O3) Programme in Ghana.

The Government of Ghana and UNESCO are jointly organizing a high-level dialogue on Comprehensive Sexuality Education for Ministers of Education and Health from the PAC countries […]
October 16, 2020

International Literacy Day in Kumasi

This year’s celebration comes through collaboration amongst the Ghana National Commission for UNESCO, Engage Now Africa (ENA) and Non-Formal Education Division (NFED). This year’s global 53rd […]
October 16, 2020

TRAINING OF NEWLY APPOINTED DISTRICT GIRLS EDUCATION OFFICERS

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) organized a 5-day training programme for newly appointed District Girls Education Officers (DGEO) from eight regions of […]
October 16, 2020

National Reading Day

Year of Reading is nationwide initiative of Ghana Library Authority with support of the Ministry of Education, under the theme ‘Reading for Progress’. The yearlong campaign […]
October 16, 2020

Official launch of the “Our Rights, Our Lives, Our Future” (O3) Programme in Ghana 2019

Ghana and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on Wednesday launched the “Our Rights, Our Lives, Our Future (O3)” Programme to enhance Comprehensive […]
October 16, 2020

Water Solution: Science Comes Alive With #Solve4Ghana Design Challenge 2019

The concept of the Design Challenge has been to ignite in basic school students the passion of addressing community challenges through the practical application of the […]
October 16, 2020

Strengthening Social and Policy Dialogue in the Education Sector in Africa 2019

Education International’s Social and Policy Dialogue Forum, held in Accra, Ghana, on 8-9 May, served to support stronger social and policy dialogue in Africa, where mechanisms […]
October 16, 2020

GES ONGA COOK ART 2019

ONGA COOK ART is a Ghanaian Second Cycle competitive cooking competition TV reality show Produced by Ghana Education Service and PMC MEDIA with support from ONGA […]
October 16, 2020

Girls and Women in Science

With support from the UNESCO Accra office, the Ghana Education Service (GES) Greater Accra Regional Science, Technology, Mathematics and Innovation Education (STMIE) Unit, in collaboration with […]
October 14, 2020

World Youth Conference on Kindness (Virtual)

In commemoration of the UN 75, in collaboration with global partners, MGIEP will be hosting the second edition of its World Youth Conference on Kindness on October […]
October 13, 2020

THE UNIVERSCIENCE PROGRAM

The Universcience program is providing the opportunity/platform for young Ghanaian researchers to share their ideas with other young scientific talents. France has decided to honour the […]
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