startedOct252021

10th Global MIL week “Theme: Media and Information Literacy for the Public Good”

Communication & Information

Celebrate 10th Global MIL week “Theme: Media and Information Literacy for the Public Good” In Jamaica, attend Webinar  ‘Tackling Jamaica’s media and information literacy deficit’, 27 October, 10:00-11:00am. https://us02web.

startedOct

Youth Forum for Disaster Risk Reduction, 26 October

As a preliminary event VII Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in the Americas and the Caribbean under the theme “Building Resilient Economies in the Americas and the Caribbean”  the Youth Forum will provide a space for youth representatives to voice their unique views on Disaster Risk Reduction for the […]

startedOct

Executive Board, 212th session, 6-20 October 2021

Stakeholders Collaboration & Partnerships

212th session of the UNESCO Executive Board, 6 – 20 October 2021. Jamaica representative is Secretary General Everton Hannam

startedOct

Understanding and Meaningfully Including Persons with Disabilities in Society for youth, 7 October

Youth

Reps from JNC-UNESCO – Monique Lynch, UNESCO JYN Ambassador and  Blake Brown, UNESCO JYN Volunteer are attending the UNESCO and the Centre for Disability Studies of University of the West Indies training sessions on Understanding and Meaningfully Including Persons with Disabilities in Society for youth on Thursday October 7, 2021, 1:00 […]

startedOct042021

Biennale of Luanda – “Pan-African Forum for the Culture of Peace” 

Youth

Organized in partnership between UNESCO, the Government of Angola and the African Union, the Biennale of Luanda – “Pan-African Forum for the Culture of Peace”  aims to promote the prevention of violence and the resolution of conflicts, by encouraging cultural exchanges in Africa, dialogue between generations and the promotion of […]

startedSep282021

Artificial Intelligence for Information Accessibility

Communication & Information

AI4IA Conference, September 28, 2021, to commemorate the International Day for Universal Access to Information (IDUAI).

startedSep

7th HWPL World Peace Summit, 24 September

Stakeholders Collaboration & Partnerships

7th HWPL World Peace Summit: a new normal for sustainable peace. Happening at 11:00am with SG Hannam bringing Opening Remarks

startedSep232021

12th Session, Intergovernmental Bioethics Committee (IGBC), 23-24 September 2021,

NATIONAL BIOETHICS COMMITTEE OF JAMAICA (NBCJ)

12th Session of IGBC, 23 and 24 September 2021 During the present biennium, the International Bioethics Committee (IBC) has focused on two topics in particular: the principle of protection of future generations and the ethical issues of neurotechnology. Before entering their final revision phase, these two reports will be presented […]

startedSep212021

2nd Memory of the World Global Policy Forum, 21-22 September

Memory of the world (MOW)

2nd Memory of the World Global Policy Forum, 21-22 September. This 2nd Forum aims to build the momentum towards articulating a global policy framework for disaster risk reduction and management as a means to sustainable preservation of documentary heritage.

startedSep202021

1st Peace Education Day Virtual Conference, 20 September 2021

UNESCO Clubs

1st annual Peace Education Day Virtual Conference 20 September 2021. It is a joint project of the UNESCO Center for Peace, Spanish Federation of UNESCO Associations and Clubs, Pathways to Peace,  International Institute of Peace Education, Global Campaign for Peace Education, The Prem Rawat Foundation, National Peace Academy, Unity Foundation, Peace […]

startedSep162021

Building Resilience in Jamaica’s Culture Sector, 16 Sept 2021

Culture

16 Sept 2021 – virtual Sensitisation Workshop with both culture and disaster stakeholders on the Activity Financing  Project “Build Resilience of Caribbean SIDS to Disasters and Climate Change“  

startedSep162021

Online meeting with National Commissions, 16 September 2021

Stakeholders Collaboration & Partnerships

Online meeting with National Commissions dedicated to UNESCO archive documents and preparation of the 2nd edition of the Biennale of Luanda – Pan-African Forum for the Culture of Peace, Thursday, 16 September from 1 pm to 2.30 pm (CET)