On behalf of the Jamaica National Commission for UNESCO our sincerest condolences to the Guyana National Commission and his family on the tragic loss of Secretary General Olato Sam. 🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿Rest in eternal peace Sec Gen.


JNC -UNESCO trophy presented to Ellerston Primary along with a set of books ” Water education for kids” The second staging of the WEW Heritage competition “Embracing our Cultural Heritage” was held at the Institute of Jamaica Lecture Hall, 28 February. Twelve primary schools from Downtown, Kingston were invited to […]

Junior Debate International 2023

The JNC-UNESCO once again supported the Junior Debate International for the Opening Ceremony and launch of “We thank you for serving JCF” as well as production of certificates to the 14 schools. The function was carried live on Nationwide and JNC-UNESCO distributed its brochures and posted a number of its […]

DeCarteret College UNESCO Club, Female and Male Empowerment days

Championing the cause of influential women working towards a better tomorrow” JNC-UNESCO supported DeCarteret College through their UNESCO Club at their Female and Male Empowerment days in January. The support was towards Emprezz Golding,  Social & Youth Advocate to present “Confident in my skin – Do we need men” and […]

Color, Sip and Jam: The Mental Health Edition

Color, Sip and Jam: The Mental Health Edition was held 9-10 October 2022 in association with the African Union Youth Assembly and the Jamaica National Commission for UNESCO.

JNC-UNESCO exhibition, Black River, 8 Sept-3 Oct

Come visit the St. Elizabeth Parish Library in Black River and learn about UNESCO/ JNC-UNESCO and the work that is being done towards the development of Jamaica in education, culture, sciences, gender, information and communication.

9th Interregional Meeting of National Commissions, 13-15 June 2022

Jamaica will chair this meeting and it is the first time that a National Commission from the Americas will chair this meeting, which will bring together over 190 National Commissions representing all 5 UNESCO Groups. Secretary-General Everton Hannam will be the President in presentia.