Database of National Commissions for UNESCO

Europe and North America

Irish National Commission for UNESCO
General Information
English NameIrish National Commission for UNESCO

Department of Education and Skills,
International Section
Marlborough Street
IE - Dublin 1

Phone(353-1) 889 2434
Fax(353-1) 889 2377;
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org
Correspondence LanguageENGLISH
Office Holders
NameMr Des O'Loughlin
StartedJune 2012

Date and Method of CreationOctober 1961
Documentation CentreThe Documentation Centre is located in the Department of Education and Science.
Structure of the CommissionThe Irish National Committee for UNESCO consists fo a government interdepartmental group representative of the areas of UNESCO's competence.
Interaction with UNESCO and National Commissions