Roger Mais Inscription

KINGSTON, JAMAICA —  The Roger Mais Collection held at the Main Library at The University of the West Indies, Mona has been officially inscribed in the UNESCO Memory of the World Latin America and Caribbean Regional Register. The official Certificate acknowledging the inscription of the work of the late Jamaican journalist, novelist, poet, and playwright.. read more →

Jamaica’s Documentary Heritage

The National Library of Jamaica has undertaken to compile a register of the little known but significant heritage documents of the Caribbean. The Caribbean is hereby defined as those Member and Associate Member countries of CARICOM. The National Library of Jamaica, formerly the West India Reference Library is well resourced to begin the compilation of.. read more →

JAMNAT E-NEWS June 2016

Jamnat enewsJun2016 Come view our JAMNAT Enews and read what JNC-UNESCO is doing to assist the development of Jamaica read more →

JAMNAT E-NEWS December 2015

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KNCU shows appreciation for 2015 Website Management Training

KNCU thanks re 2015 Website Management Training read more →

Memory of the World (MOW) Training Workshop

Memory of the World Training Workshop engages Latin America and Caribbean countries to better the nomination process for the International Registry. The UNESCO Memory of the World Training Workshop for Latin America and the Caribbean was held from August 24 – 27, 2015 in Kingston. The workshop was organized by the Korean National Commission for.. read more →

KNCU 2015 Web Development Project

Korean National Commission for UNESCO launches the 2015 Web Development Project with Three Caribbean and Central American National Commissions  The Korean National Commission for UNESCO (KNCU) has launched the 2015 Web Development Project with three Caribbean and Central American National Commissions for UNESCO. Since 2013, KNCU has been running the Website Development Project annually, with the aim.. read more →

World Radio Day 13 February 2015

The Jamaica National Commission for UNESCO celebrated World Radio Day in Accompong, Maroon Town, St. Elizabeth. JNC-UNESCO hosted a seminar to provide information to youths in the community on how to operate a community radio station as Accompong Town had recently received IPDC funding for a community radio station. Basic School, high school, tertiary level.. read more →

KNCU 2014 Website Development Training

The Korean National Commission for UNESCO (KNCU) in conjunction with the Jamaica National Commission for UNESCO hosted this website development training. It is the second in a series of training sponsored by KNCU and is to to enhance the capacity of national commissions in the Caribbean. Representatives from the Caribbean Natcoms developed websites using WordPress under.. read more →