UNESCO-Al Fozan International Prize

Call to the 1st edition of the  UNESCO-Al Fozan International Prize for the promotion of young scientists in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. DEADLINE: 15 November 2022   Nominate an outstanding STEM researcher for a chance to highlight their work and the importance of science, engineering, technology and mathematics.

Dive Training from Salt River

As part of the UNESCO Participation Programme Project with CCAM C-CAM there are a number of activities including the training of divers to assist with C-CAM’s monitoring programme including artificial coral reef restoration programme and maintenance of marker buoys. The pic shows the dive training at Salt River, 12 August […]

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

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 […]

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

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

The Jamaica Micro Science Participation Programme Project

“Micro Science Project” is heartily endorsed by The Ministry of Education who is sold on the Idea of introducing the Micro Science Kits in our schools. The Ministry have secured funding to extend the scope of the project and have just completed a training seminar in Micro Science with Teachers […]