Jamaica was also elected to the Intangible Cultural Heritage Council (ICH)


The representative is Bernard Jankee with Dr. Maria Smith as alternate for the period of 2018-22. | READ MORE

23 projects were received


4 are approved for funding: Jamaica Microscience – USD22,000 Empowerment At Risk Youth – USD15,000 BCJ Virtual Digital Literacy – USD18,000 Positive Fathering – USD20,000


UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education


“CSEC Programme for Adolescent Mothers of the Women’s Centre of Jamaica Foundation” in the UNESCO Prize for Girls’ and Women’s Education. The project was successful and Women’s Centre of Jamaica Foundation is to receive an award of USD 50,000. | READ MORE

Jamaica was elected to the UNESCO Executive Board


Hon. Olivia Grange is Jamaica’s representative with alternates: SG Everton Hannam, Lenford Salmon, Dr. | READ MORE