World Book & Copyright Day 2021

Communication & Information

Friday April 23, 10:00 a.m join Zoom Webinar https://egovja. | READ MORE

Biosphere Reserves: Earth Day/MAB 50th Anniversary Celebration

Front Page News

Feature on Biosphere Reserves on Thursday 22 April from 1:30 to 2:30pm. Listen to our Radio Broadcast with hostess Emprezz featuring C-CAM in partnership with the Jamaica National Commission for UNESCO (JNC-UNESCO) and powered by the UNESCO Participation Programme. | READ MORE

VACANCY

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The UNESCO Regional Bureau for Education in Latin America and the Caribbean (OREALC) based in Santiago, Chile is looking to hire a technical consultant for Adult Learning and Education (ALE) for the Caribbean subregion. Apply now https://careers. | READ MORE

Minister Grange welcomes proclamation of Global Media & Information Literacy Week, 24-31 October

Communication & Information

The United Nations General Assembly has adopted a resolution proclaiming October 24-31 each year as the Global Media & Information Literacy Week. The idea for declaration of the GMIL week within the United nations system was first proposed by the Hon Minister Olivia Grange. | READ MORE

UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development, 2021

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CALL 4 UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development DEADLINE 30 April 2021. The Prize honours outstanding projects by institutions and organizations related to Education for Sustainable Development. | READ MORE

L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Programme, 2022

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CALL 4 NOMINATIONS: 2022 International Awards in L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Programme DEADLINE: Monday, 31 May 2021 Eligibility: The candidate must – Be recognized for her scientific excellence by the international scientific community, – Be actively involved in scientific research, – Work in any field of the Life and […]

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Cheryl M.L. Brown passing/tribute 4 April 1948-7 March 2021

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The Jamaica National Commission for UNESCO regrets the untimely passing of Cheryl Brown, former member of the National Commission, founder member of the National Bioethics Committee of Jamaica and representative to the International Bioethics Committee and Intergovernmental Bioethics Committee (IGBC). Ms Brown, a lawyer by profession, contributed immensely to the […]

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UNESCO forum for the living, 24 March from 1:00pm Paris time

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Our Planet, Our future. UNESCO Forum on Biodiversity : Our Planet, Our Future: 50 Years of MAB – “On the way to Kunming”. | READ MORE

VACANCY – DEADLINE: 8 March 2021

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Vacancy Notices under the Joint Project ‘Creative Caribbean: An Ecosystem of “Play” for Growth and Development’ for – Project Coordinator https://careers.unesco. | READ MORE

IFCD approves 72,197 USD for “Validating Jamaica’s Cultural & Creative Industry through Economic Impact Assessments and National Statistical System”

Culture

The Intergovernmental Committee for the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions has approved the application submitted by the Jamaica Business Development Corporation (JBDC) to implement the project entitled “Validating Jamaica’s Cultural & Creative Industry through Economic Impact Assessments and National Statistical System (JAM NSS-CCI)” (in Decision 14.IGC […]

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