Database of National Commissions for UNESCO

 

Contact addresses of National Commissions for UNESCO UNESCO
(in English alphabetical order)

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V Y Z

Afghanistan


Chairman : H.E. Mr Ghulam Farooq Wardak *

Acting Secretary-General : Mr Mohammad Usman Kamran



Afghan National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Permanent Delegation of Afghanistan to UNESCO
Maison de l'UNESCO
Bureau MS1.48/49/50
1, rue Miollis
75732 PARIS CEDEX 15


Fax : +93202103848
E-mail : unesco.natcom@moe.gov.af; dl.afghanistan@unesco-delegations.org
Year established : 1948

 

Albania


President : Ms Lindita Nikolla

Secretary-General : Mr Virgjil Muçi



Commission nationale albanaise pour l' UNESCO
Address : Ministria e Puneve të Jashtme
Zyra e UNESCO
Bulevard Zhan d'Ark
Tirana
Albania

Phone : +355 4 23 64 090
+355 4 23 64 060 ext. 79 202 (SG)

Fax : +355 4 23 62 084; +355 4 23 62 085

E-mail : unesco.al@mfa.gov.al
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.al
Year established : août 1959

 

Algeria


Président : M Abdelatif Baba Ahmed*

Sécretaire générale : Mme Dalila NEDJRAOUI



Commission nationale algérienne pour l'éducation, la science et la culture
Address : Palais Mustapha Bacha
06 Avenue de l'indépendance
16000 ALGER
Algérie

Phone : (213-21) 66 86 24
Fax : (213-21) 66 82 83
E-mail : unesco.algerie@live.fr; natcomalgerie@unesco.dz
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : www.unesco.dz
Year established : 18 avril 1963 par Décret présidentiel

 

Andorra


Présidente : Mme. Elisenda Vives

Secrétaire général : M. Jean-Michel Armengol



Comissió Nacional Andorrana per a la UNESCO
Address : C/ Prat de la Creu, 68-76 PB
AD500 Andorra la Vella
Principauté d'Andorre

Phone : (+376) 825 700 (direct);

Fax : (+376) 861 911 (direct);

E-mail : cnau.unesco@andorra.ad; jmarmengol@andorra.ad;
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.ad
Year established : 23 février 1996

 

Angola


Président : M. M’pinda Simao*

Secrétaire permanent : M. Manuel Teodoro Quarta



Commission nationale angolaise pour l'UNESCO
Address : C.P. 1451
LUANDA
Angola

Phone : (244.222) 33 70 10;
(244.222) 33 70 13;
(244.91) 25 04 714 (portable SG)

Fax : (244.222) 39.21.38 (Com.nat.)
E-mail : unesco2@snet.co.ao; mtquarta@gmail.com (SG)
Year established : 1 Septembre 1980

 

Anguilla


Ministry of Finance, Economic Development Investment Commerce and Tourism
Address : PO Box 60 ,
The Secretariat ,
The Valley ,
Anguilla
BWI

E-mail : jasmingarraway@yahoo.com

 

Antigua and Barbuda


Chair : Dr. The Hon. Jacqui Quinn Leandro *

Secretary-General : Dr. Reginald Murphy



Antigua and Barbuda National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education, Culture, and Technology
Church Street
St. John's
Antigua W.I.
Antigua and Barbuda

Phone : (1-268) 462.4959
Fax : (1-268) 462.4970
E-mail : regmurphy@hotmail.com (SG); unescoantiguabarbuda@gmail.com
Year established : 1988

 

Argentina


Presidente : Sr Alberto Estanislao Sileoni *

Secretaria Ejecutiva : Lic Juliana BURTON



Comisión Nacional Argentina de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address : Pizzurno 935
P.B. Of. 20
1020 BUENOS AIRES
República Argentina

Phone : (54.11) 41 29 11 56
(54) 11 4129-1152 (SG)
(54) 11 6209-1934 (SG movil)

Fax : (54 11) 41 29 11 57; (54 11) 41 29 12 85
E-mail : conaplu@me.gov.ar; burtonjuliana@gmail.com (SG)
Year established : October 1958 as a Governmental body

 

Armenia


President : Mr. Edward Nalbandyan *

Secretary-General : Mr Vahram Kazhoyan



Armenian National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Foreign Affairs
2, Government House
Republic Square
0010 Yerevan
Armenia

Phone : (374-10) 54-40-41 (Ext. 212)
Fax : (374-10) 54-39-25
E-mail : v.kazhoyan@mfa.am (SG); k.mehrabekyan@mfa.am
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.am
Year established : 10 October 1992

 

Aruba


Secretary-General : Mr James A. Oduber



Aruba National Commission for UNESCO
Address : L.G. Smith Blvd 22
Oranjestad
Aruba


Phone : (297) 583-5863
Fax : (297) 583-5009
E-mail : unescoaruba@gmail.com;
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco-aruba.org
Year established : 1987

 

Australia


Chairperson : Ms Annmaree O’Keeffe AM

Secretary-General : Mr Dario Morosini



Australian National Commission for UNESCO
Address : International Organizations Branch
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
R.G. Casey Building
John McEwen Crescent
Barton ACT 0221
Australia

Phone : (61.2) 6261 2037
Fax : (61.2) 6112 3138 (SG)
(61.2) 6112 2037 (PT)


E-mail : natcom.unesco@dfat.gov.au
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.dfat.gov.au/intorgs/unesco
Year established : 29 April 1947 by a decision of the federal Cabinet

 

Austria


President : Dr. Eva Nowotny

Secretary-General : Ms Gabriele Eschig



Austrian Commission for UNESCO
Address : Universitätsstraße 5/4. Floor/12
A-1010 Vienna
Austria

Phone : (43-1) 526 13 01

Fax : (43-1) 526 13 01 - 20

E-mail : oeuk@unesco.at, eschig@unesco.at (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.at
Year established : 30 June 1949

 

Azerbaijan


Chairperson : M. Elmar Mammadyarov*

Secretary-General : Mrs Gunay Efendiyeva



National Commission of the Republic of Azerbaijan for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Shikhali Gurbanov Str. 4
1009 Baku
Azerbaijan

Phone : (994.12) 596 93 22;
(994.12) 596 90 72;

Fax : (994.12) 596 94 07
E-mail : unesco@mfa.gov.az;
Year established : 21 February 1994

 

Bahamas


Co-Chairperson : Mrs. Cyprianna McWeeney

Chairperson : Mr Franklyn Wilson

Secretary-General : Dr. Leon Higgs



Bahamas National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
P.O. Box N-3913/14
Thompson Boulevard
Nassau
Bahamas

Phone : (1.242) 502- 8215;
(1.242) 328-6069 (SecGen's direct line) ;
(1.242) 502-8204;
(1.242) 502-2725 (Office Staff)

Fax : (1.242) 356-3815
E-mail : protected7@hotmail.com; lhiggsunescobahamas@gmail.com
Year established : 6 January 1991 by a Cabinet Decree

 

Bahrain


Chairperson : Dr Majed Ali Al Noaimi *

Secretary-General : Mr Ghazi Isa Almarzooq



Bahrain National Commission for UNESCO
Address : P.O. Box 43
Manama
Bahrain

Phone : (00973) 17783091-17783118

Fax : (973) 17 68 11 04

E-mail : bahrainnatcom@moe.gov.bh; kefayaalanzoor@gmail.com
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.education.gov.bh (Mineduc)
Year established : 7 October 1967

 

Bangladesh


Chairman : H.E. Mr Nurul Islam Nahid *

Secretary-General : Dr Muhammed Sadique

Secretary : Mr Md. Monjur Hossain



Bangladesh National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
1, Asian Highway
Palassy-Nilkhet
Dhaka-1205
Bangladesh

Phone : (88 02) 716 13 95 (Chairman); (88 02) 957669(SG);
+880 2 9675002, 8627969

Fax : +880 2 9514114/8613420/9662007
E-mail : secretary@moedu.gov.bd; info@moedu.gov.bd; natcombd@yahoo.com; monjur_1967@yahoo.com
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.bncu.gov.bd
Year established : April 1973

 

Barbados


Chairperson : Ms Allisandra Cummins

Deputy Chairperson : Mr. Laurie King

Secretary General : Ms Juliette Griffith



Barbados National Commission for UNESCO
Address : The Elsie Payne Complex
Constitution Road
St Michael
Barbados

Phone : (1.246) 430 27 02 (Sec-Gen); (1.246) 430 27 89 (Gen-Office)
Fax : (1.246) 436 24 11 FAX
E-mail : unescobgi@mes.gov.bb; alissandra.cummins@gmail.com;
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://mes.gov.bb
Year established : 1970

 

Belarus


President : Mr Vladimir Makei*

Secretary-General : Mr Yury Ambrazevich

Assistant Secretary-General : Ms Inna Vasilevskaya



Commission of the Republic of Belarus for UNESCO
Address : 19 Lenin street
220030 Minsk
Belarus

Phone : (375.17) 227 83 16

Fax : (375.17) 227 83 16
375 17 227 45 21

E-mail : su@mfa.gov.by
Year established : 1956

 

Belgium


Président de la Commission flamande pour l’UNESCO : Prof. Marc Vervenne

Président de la Commission belge francophone et germanophone pour l’UNESCO : M. Philippe Busquin

Secrétaire général de la Commission belge francophone et germanophone pour l’UNESCO : M. Marien Faure

Secretary-General of the Flemish Commission for UNESCO : Mr Tijs D’Hoest



Commissions belges pour l'UNESCO
Address : Secretariat of the Flemish Commission for UNESCO
Foreign Affairs Division
Boudewijnlaan 30 bus 80
1000 Brussels
Belgium

Sécretariat de la Commission belge francophone et germanophone pour l’UNESCO
Place Sainctelette, 2
1080 Bruxelles
Belgique


Phone : - Commission flamande pour l’UNESCO: +32 (0)25 53 50 11(SG)
- Commission belge francophone et germanophone pour l’UNESCO: + 32(0)2 421 85 70 (SG)

Fax : Commission flamande pour l’UNESCO: +32 (0)2 553 60 37 (SG)
Commission belge francophone et germanophone pour l'UNESCO +32-2-421.87.69

E-mail : Commission flamande pour l’UNESCO: marc.vervenne@gbeg.kuleuven.be (Pt); tijs.dhoest@iv.vlaanderen.be (SG); Commission belge francophone et germanophone pour l’UNESCO: m.faure@wbi.be (SG); Secrétariat de la Commission nationale belge pour l'UNESCO: dl.belgium@unesco-delegations.org, Pour toutes les informations par courriel: multilateraal@vlaanderen.be
Year established : 1948

 

Belize


President : Hon. Patrick Faber *

Vice-President : Hon. Pablo Marin

Vice-President : Ms Dianne Haylock

Secretary-General : Dr. Rudolph Anthony Jr.



Belize National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Belize National Commission for UNESCO
Sub-Office of the Ministry of Education
Cor. St Joseph and St Thomas Street
Belize-City
Belize

Phone : (501) 223 6018
(501) 227 64 86 (SG)

Fax : (501) 223 73 31
E-mail : unesco.secgen@moe.gov.bz (SG)
Year established : 1984

 

Benin


Président : M. Félicien Zackarie *

Secrétaire générale : M N’dah Marcel OYA



Commission nationale béninoise pour l'UNESCO (CNBU)
Address : B.P. 520
PORTO-NOVO
Benin

Phone : (229) 20 22 00 66;
(229) 20 22 00 65 (SG, Tel./fax)
(229) 97 35 22 53 (SG portable)

Fax : (229) 20 22 00 65 (SG, Tel./fax)
E-mail : spcnbu@yahoo.fr; marcelndah@yahoo.fr (SG)
Year established : 20 mars 1963 par Décret

 

Bhutan


Chairperson : H.E. Lyonpo Mingbo Drukpa*

Secretary-General : Mrs Sangay Zam




Bhutan National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
1-7 Wogmin Lam
Namgyechholing
Thimphu
Bhutan

Phone : (975)-2323-825 (Chairman)
(975)-2325-230 (Secretary-General)
(975)-2322-912 (Secretary)

Fax : (975)-2326-424 (Chairman)
(975)-2324-827 (Secretary-General)
(975)-2325-069 (Secretary)

E-mail : unesco@druknet.bt

bhutan_natcom@education.gov.bt

National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.education.gov.bt/Secretariat/UNESCO/unesco.htm
Year established : October 1986

 

Bolivia (Plurinational State of)


Presidente : Lic. Roberto Ivan Aguilar Gomez *

Secretario Permanente : Lic. Ronald Jesús BARRANCOS TORREZ



Comisión Nacional Boliviana para la UNESCO
Address : Ministerio de Educación
Relaciones Internacionales
Avenida Arce No 2147
Casilla de Correo: 3116
LA PAZ
Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia

Phone : (591-2) 244-1200 (SG)
(591-2) 244-0160
(591) 7053-3873 (SG movil)

Fax : (591-2) 244-0864;
(591-2) 244-0376

E-mail : rbarrancos@minedu.gob.bo; ronalddiplom@gmail.com
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.minedu.gob.bo (Mineduc)
Year established : 1955

 

Bosnia and Herzegovina


Président : Mr Sredoje Novic *

Secretary-General : Ms Biljana Camur



National Commission of Bosnia and Herzegovina for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Civil Affairs
Trg BIH 1
BA - 71000 Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina

Phone : (387) 33.492.552 (SG);
(387) 33.492.598;

Fax : (387) 33.492.632

E-mail : biljana.camur@mcp.gov.ba (SG); jelena.vukovic@mcp.gov.ba;
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.mcp.gov.ba
Year established : 1993

 

Botswana


Chairperson : Mr Rahim Khan

Secretary-General : Ms Kgomotso Motlotle

Deputy Secretary-General : Mr Oteng Mokowe

Executive Manager : Mrs Kholeka Moilwa



Botswana National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
Private Bag 005
Gaborone
Botswana

Phone : (267) 365 54 40;
(267) 365 54 39 (SG);
(267) 367 45 18 (PO)
(267 365 54 62 (Pres)

Fax : (267) 390 70 35;
(267) 395 91 97

E-mail : kmotlotle@gov.bw; kmotlotle@gmail.com; omokowe@gov.bw; kmmoilwa@gov.bw
Year established : September 1983 by a Presidential Directive

 

Brazil


Chief of DAMC : Mr Gustavo da Veiga Guimarães



Division of Cultural and Multilateral Agreements (DAMC)
Address : Ministry of Foreign Relations
(Ministério das Relações Exteriores)
Esplanada dos Ministérios
Bloco H, Anexo 1, sala 408
70170-900 Brasília, DF
Brazil

Phone : (5561) 2030-8481
(5561) 8221-1202 (Consejero movil)

Fax : (55.61) -2030-8482
E-mail : damc@itamaraty.gov.br; Gustavo.guimaraes@itamaraty.gov.br
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.itamaraty.gov.br
Year established : 13 June 1946 by Law nr. 9.355

 

British Virgin Islands


Chairman : Hon. Myron Walwyn *

Secretary-General : Dr Allison Flax-Archer

Officer-in-Charge : Mrs Carolyn O'Neal



British Virgin Islands National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education and Culture
Central Administration Complex
Road Town
Tortola
British Virgin Islands

Phone : (1.284) 494-7739
(1.284) 494-7740

Fax : (1.284) 494-7431;
(1.284) 468-0021

E-mail : aflax-archer@gov.vg (SG); scherzo@surfbvi.com
Year established : 1996

 

Brunei Darussalam


Chairperson : Hon. Mr Abu Bakar Apong*

Secretary-General : Dr Junaidi Abd Rahman



Brunei Darussalam National Commission for UNESCO
Address : International Affairs Unit
Deputy Permanent Secretary (Core Education)’s Office
Ministry of Education
Brunei Darussalam

Contact for National Commission
Mr Abdul Khalid Hj Mahmood
Acting Head of International Affairs Unit
Phone: 673 2382129
Fax: 673 2380703
E-mail: khalid.mahmood@moe.gov.bn


Phone : 673 2381060 (BN)

Fax : 673 2380101 (BN)

E-mail : khalid.mahmood@moe.gov.bn
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.moe.gov.bn

 

Bulgaria


Président : Mr Todor Churov

Secretary General : Mrs Roumiana Mitreva



Commission nationale de la République de Bulgarie pour l'UNESCO
Address : Ministère des Affaires étrangères
B. P. 386
BG - 1040 SOFIA
Bulgarie

Phone : (359-2) 948 22 23 (SG)
(359-2) 873 48 71

Fax : (359-2) 973 33 41
E-mail : Roumiana.MITREVA@mfa.bg; Stanislava.NISHKOVA@mfa.bg
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco-bg.org
Year established : Le 17 mai 1956

 

Burkina Faso


Président : Professeur Moussa Ouattara *

Secrétaire général : M. Ahmed Baba Soulama



Commission nationale burkinabé pour l'UNESCO
Address : Ministère des enseignements secondaire, supérieur et de la recherche scientifique
03 B.P. 7046
OUAGADOUGOU 03
Burkina Faso

Phone : (226) 50 30 72 15
Fax : (226) 50 31 56 14


E-mail : conasco@fasonet.bf
Year established : 19 mai 1961 par Décret présidentiel

 

Burundi


Président : Dr Joseph BUTORE*

Secrétaire permanent : M Salvator Nyabenda



Commission nationale du Burundi pour l'UNESCO
Address : Ministère de l'Education nationale
Boulevard de l'Uprona
B.P. 1990
BUJUMBURA
Burundi

Phone : (257) 22 22 4517 (Secrétariat du Sec. perm.);
(257) 22 22 45 247(Secrétariat du Président);
(257) 22 22 37 55 (SG)
(257) 77 77 14 69 (SG portable)
(257) 71 30 00 02 (SG portable)
(257) 22 25 33 53 (Dir. Minéduc)

Fax : (257) 22 223755 (Sec. Permanent) ;
(257) 22 228477 (Minéduc)

E-mail : abarutwa@yahoo.fr; salvatornyabenda@ymail.com (SG)
Year established : 24 décembre 1964

 

Cambodia


Président : H.E. Mr. Sok An *

Vice-Présidente : Mme Sun Saphoeurn

Secrétaire générale : Mme Tan Theany

Secrétaire général adjoint : M. Chuch Phoeurn

Secrétaire général adjoint : M. Yos Eang



Commission nationale du Cambodge pour l'UNESCO
Address : N° 74, Preah Sihanouk Avenue - B.P. 29
PHNOM PENH
Cambodge

Phone : (855-23) 210 369
Fax : (855-23) 210 369
E-mail : cambonac@gmail.com
Year established : 1951

 

Cameroon


Présidente : Mme Adjidja Youssouf *

Secrétaire général p.i. : M Owona Ada



Commission nationale du Cameroun pour l'UNESCO
Address : B.P. 16536
YAOUNDE
Cameroun

Phone : (237) 2222-4996
(237) 2222-1122
(237) 2223-2501/9693-8311 (SG)

Fax : (237) 2222-1122 (Sec. Com. Nat.);
(237) 2222-4996 (Com.nat.)

E-mail : cnucameroun@yahoo.fr; owonada1955@yahoo.fr (SG)
Year established : 23 mai 1962

 

Canada


President : Dr Christina Cameron



Canadian Commission for UNESCO
Address : 150 Elgin Street
P.O. Box 1047
Ottawa, ON, K1P 5V8
Canada


Phone : (+ 1.613) 566 44 14 (ext. 4551);
From USA & Canada / A partir des USA et du Canada:
(1.800) 263 55 88 ( ext. 4551)

Fax : (+ 1.613) 566 44 05
E-mail : christina.cameron@unesco.ca
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.ca
Year established : 14 June 1957

 

Cape Verde


Président : M. António Leão Correia E Silva

Secrétaire permanente : Mme Maria da Gloria Rendall Ribeiro Serrano Santos



Commission nationale cap-verdienne pour l'UNESCO
Address : Caixa Postal 51-A
PRAIA - ILHA DE SANTIAGO
Cap-Vert

Phone : +238 262 13 61/14 69 (SG)
+238 991 74 78 (SG portable)

Fax : (238) 262-45-44
E-mail : Antonio.CorreiaSilva@mesci.gov.cv (Chairperson) Sec-CNU@GOVCV.gov.cv; gloria.ribeiro@govcv.gov.cv (SG)
Year established : 1987 par Décret

 

Central African Republic


Présidente : Mme Gisèle Annie Nam *

Secrétaire générale : Mme Georgette KOYT



Commission nationale centrafricaine pour l'UNESCO
Address : Ministère de l'Education nationale
B.P. 1583
BANGUI
République centrafricaine

Phone : +236 21 61 43 00 (SG)
+236 72 50 02 74 (SG portable)

Fax : (236) 21.61.41.74
E-mail : denamsekete@yahoo.fr
Year established : 6 décembre 1961 par Décret présidentiel en tant qu'organe gouvernemental, restructurée le 06.08.2002

 

Chad


Président : M Ahmat Khazali ACYL*

Secrétaire général : M. Abdelkérim Adoum Bahar



Commission nationale tchadienne pour l'UNESCO
Address : B.P. 731
NDJAMENA
Tchad

Phone : (235) 22 51 46 71 (SG)
+235 66 28 18 63 (SG portable)

Fax : (235) 22 51 39 76
E-mail : abdelkerim_adoum@yahoo.fr;
Year established : 27 janvier 1960 par Arrêté présidentiel

 

Chile


Presidente : Sr. Nicolas EYZAGUIRRE GUZMAN*

Secretaria Ejecutiva : Sra. Elizabeth Rubio Farias

Secretaria Adjunta : Sra. Claudia Paz Téllez Marín



Comisión Nacional Chilena de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address : Dirección de Relaciones Internacionales y Género
Ministerio de Educación
Avenida Libertador Bernardo O´Higgins 1371, oficina 610
SANTIAGO DE CHILE
Chile

Phone : (56-2) 740 62 00
(56-2) 406 53 84
(56-2) 406 60 83



E-mail : comisionunesco@mineduc.cl; nicolas.eyzaguirre@mineduc.cl (PT); Claudia.tellez@mineduc.cl
Year established : March 1958

 

China


Chairman : Mr HAO Ping

Secretary-General : Mr DU Yue



National Commission of the People's Republic of China for UNESCO
Address : 37, Damucang Hutong Xidan
CN - 100816 Beijing
China

Phone : (86-10) 66 09 68 44 (General Policy and Admin Office);
(86-10) 66 09 65 53 (Div. Science and Culture);
(86-10) 66 09 62 49 (Div. Education)

Fax : (86-10) 66 01 79 12
E-mail : natcomcn@moe.edu.cn
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.org.cn/index.jsp (in Chinese only)
Year established : February 1979

 

Colombia


Presidente : Sra. Da. María Ángela HOLGUÍN *

Secretario Ejecutivo : Dr. Luis Armando Soto Boutin



Comisión Colombiana de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address : Viceministerio de Asuntos Multilaterales
Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores
Carrera 5 N° 9-03
BOGOTA, D.C.
Colombia

Phone : (57-1) 3814000 Ext. 1655/1257/4806
Fax : (57.1) 3814747 Ext. 2402
E-mail : comisionunesco@cancilleria.gov.co
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.cancilleria.gov.co/unesco/news
Year established : 1947

 

Comoros


Président : M Abdoulkarim Mohamed*

Secrétaire général : M SAID ABDOU Abdou Ahamada



Commission nationale des Comores pour l'UNESCO
Address : Ministère de l'Education nationale
B.P. 2557
MORONI
Comores

Phone : +269 773 87 11 (SG)
+269 333 44 00 (SG portable)



Fax : (269) 73 08 91 (au travaux)
E-mail : comnat.comores@comorestelecom.km (SG)
Year established : Septembre 1998 par Décret présidentiel

 

Congo


Président : Monsieur ange-Antoine ABENA *

Secrétaire général : M. Gabriel Bokoumaka



Commission nationale congolaise pour l'UNESCO
Address : B.P. 493
BRAZZAVILLE
Congo

Phone : +242 05 554 65 58 (SG)
+242 06 666 80 13 (SG portable)



Fax : (242) 83 03 13
E-mail : gabrielbok@yahoo.fr;
Year established : janvier 1962

 

Cook Islands


Chairperson : Hon. Teina Bishop*

Secretary-General : Ms Sharyn Paio



Cook Islands National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Hon. Teina Bishop
Minister of Education
PO Box 3030
Rarotonga
Cook Islands

Ms Sharyn Paio
Secretary of Education
PO Box 97
Rarotonga
Cook Islands




Phone : (682) 29 419 (Chair)
(682) 29 357 (SG)

Fax : (682) 29 449 (Chair)
(682) 28 357 (SG)

E-mail : spaio@education.gov.ck (SG); bishop@minoffice.gov.ck (Chair)
Year established : 1993

 

Costa Rica


Presidente : Sr. Leonardo Garnier Rímolo *



Comisión Costarricense de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address : Apartado Postal 393-2050,
San Pedro de Montes de Oca,
SAN JOSE
Costa Rica

Phone : (506) 2224.43.20;
(506) 2225.51.12;
(506) 2283.75.27

Fax : (506) 224.43.20
E-mail : comisioncr@comisionunesco.cr; mayela_c@yahoo.com(SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.or.cr
Year established : 7 November 1949

 

Côte d'Ivoire


Présidente : Mme Kandia Camara*

Secrétaire général : M. Lou Mathieu Bamba



Commission nationale ivoirienne pour l'UNESCO
Address : Ministère de l'Education nationale
B.P. V 297
ABIDJAN 01
Côte d'Ivoire

Phone : +225 22 44 05 49 (SG)
+225 07 97 01 29 (SG portable)

Fax : (225) 22 44 06 83
E-mail : loumathieub@yahoo.fr;
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://cote_ivoire.comnat.unesco.org
Year established : 12 avril 1961 par Décret

 

Croatia


President : Mr Vladimir Markovic

Deputy President : Kresimir Nemec

Secretary-General : Mrs Rut Carek



Croatian Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Culture
Runjaninova 2
10 000 Zagreb
Croatia

Phone : (385 1) 48 66 304
Fax : (385 1) 48 66 526
E-mail : unesco@min-kulture.hr; rut.carek@min-kulture.hr;
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.min-kulture.hr/unesco
Year established : July 1992

 

Cuba


Presidente : Sr. Juan Antonio Fernandez Palacios

Secretaria Permanente : Sra. Alicia Gonzalez Gutiérrez



Comisión Nacional Cubana para la UNESCO
Address : Ave. Kohly n° 151, esq. 32 Nuevo Vedado
La Habana
Cuba

Phone : (53.7) 53 21 03;
(53.7) 881-00 88;
(53.7) 881-02 13

Fax : (53.7) 53 21 04
E-mail : cncu@cncu.minrex.gob.cu; alicia@cncu.minrex.gob.cu (SG); juantonio@cncu.minrex.gob.cu (Pt)
Year established : 17 novembre 1947 par Décret présidentiel

 

Curaçao


Chairperson : Ms Irene Dick*

Secretary General : Ms Marva Browne



Curaçao National Commission
Address : Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport
APNA-Building
Schouwburgweg 24/26
Willemstad
Curaçao
Dutch Antilles

Phone : +599-9-434-3734
+599-9-434-3712
+599-9-434-3711 (SG)

Fax : +599-9-465-4202
E-mail : unesco.curacao@gobiernu.cw; marva.browne@gobiernu.cw; marvabrowne@yahoo.com; irene.dick@gmail.com

 

Cyprus


President : Mrs Loukia Hadjigavriel

Secrtery-General : Mr. Pavlos Paraskevas

Officer : Antigoni Polyniki

Officer : Thekla Papantoniou



Cyprus National Commission for UNESCO
Address : 27 Ifigenias street, Strovolos
2007 Nicosia
Cyprus

Phone : +(357) 22 809809;
+(357) 22 809810

Fax : (+357) 22 809 873;

E-mail : unesco@culture.moec.gov.cy;
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.org.cy/english/index.shtm
Year established : February 1962

 

Czech Republic


President : Mr Petr Gazdík

Secretary-General : Mr Karel Komárek



Czech Commission for UNESCO (Ceska Komise pro UNESCO)
Address : Rytírská 31
110 00 Praha 1
Czech Republic

Phone : (420) 221.610.126
(420) 224 186 126

Fax : (420) 221.610.122
E-mail : unesco@mzv.cz
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.mzv.cz/unesco (in Czech and English)
Year established : June 1994

 

Democratic People's Republic of Korea


President : Mr. PAK Gil Yon

Secrétaire général : M. Ri Hung Sik

Secrétaire général adjoint : M. Ri Si Hong



National Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Foreign Affairs
P.O. Box 44
Pyongyang
Democratic People's Republic of Korea

Phone : (850-2) 382.72.22
Fax : (850-2) 381.46.60
E-mail : dl.korea-pdr@unesco-delegations.org (PD); chol.jin.kim@undp.org
Year established : December 1974

 

Democratic Republic of the Congo


Président : M. Maker MWANGU FAMBA *

Secrétaire permanent : M. Liema Ibongo-Botie Lazare



Commission nationale de la République démocratique du Congo pour l'UNESCO
Address : B.P. 14
KINSHASA - Gombe G.C.
République démocratique du Congo

Phone : +243 12 510 02 51 (SG)
+243 81 521 55 67 (SG portable)
+243 12 510 02 52 (Assistante du SG)
+243 81 510 14 94 (Assistante du SG portable)

Fax : (243.88) 99.753 61 (Bureau UNESCO);

E-mail : natcomrdc@gmail.com
Year established : 1967 par Ordonnance du Président de la République

 

Denmark


Chairperson : Ms. Linda Nielsen

Secretary-General : Mr Jens Dalsgaard



The Danish National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
Department of Primary and Lower Secondary School and International Affairs
Frederiksholms Kanal 26
1220 Copenhagen K
Denmark


Phone : +45 3392 5000
Fax : +45 3392 5492

E-mail : unesco@uvm.dk; linda.nielsen@jur.ku.dk (Pt); Irene.holse@uvm.dk; Christina.Barfoed-Hoj@uvm.dk
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.dk
Year established : July 1947

 

Djibouti


Président : Dr DJAMA ELMI OKIE*

Vice-Président : M. Rifiki A. Bamakhrama

Coordonnateur : Mahamoud-Issé Mahdi

Secrétaire général : M AROUN OMAR Aden



Commission nationale de Djibouti pour l'UNESCO
Address : B.P. N° 2102
Djibouti

Phone : +253 2135-6414 (SG)
+253 7781-1635 (SG portable)

Fax : (253) 35.68.19


E-mail : cnesc@intnet.dj; arounomar@gmail.com (SG);
Year established : 1991

 

Dominica


Chairperson : Hon. Peter Saint-Jean *

Secretary-General : Ms Sonia Williams



Dominica National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Educationand Human Resource Development
2nd Floor, Government Headquarters
Kennedy Avenue
Roseau
Commonwealth of Dominica

Phone : (1 767) 266.30.22 (Direct tel.);
(1 767) 448-2401 Ext. 3022
(1 767) 616-6060 (celular)

Fax : (1 767) 448-0644 (direct)
E-mail : soniadw50@hotmail.com (SG); unesco@cwdom.dm
Year established : November 1981

 

Dominican Republic


Presidente : Sr. José Antonio Rodríguez*

Secretary-General : Ms María Mercedes BRITO-FELIZ

Focal Point : Mr Dr Luis O. BREA FRANCO

Contact : Sra. Kenia Moreno

Contact : Sra. Ivelisse Pérez



Comisión Nacional Dominicana para la UNESCO
Address : Ministerio de Cultura
Avenida George Washington Esquina Paseo Presidente Vicini Burgos
Gazcue
SANTO DOMINGO
República Dominicana

Phone : (1 809)-221-4141
Fax : (1 809) 688.94.59
E-mail : comisionunescord@gmail.com; secgral@cndu.gob.do
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.cndu.gob.do
Year established : On 14 November 1957 by a presidential decree

 

Ecuador


Presidente : Excmo.Sr. Dn. Augusto ESPINOSA ANDRADE*

Secretaria Permanente : Señora Alia HASSAN

Especialista Cooperación Multilateral y Organizaciones No Gubernamentales : Sra. Mariela Suray, Ortega



Comisión Nacional Ecuatoriana de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address : Ministerio de Educación
Av. Amazonas N° N34-45 y Juan Pablo Sanz
QUITO
Ecuador

Phone : (593.2) 396 14 02 (SG)
(593.2) 396 14 400/500


Fax : (593.2) 396 14 01
E-mail : alia.hassan@educacion.gob.ec; mariela.ortega@educacion.gob.ec
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.mec.gob.ec
Year established : 1947

 

Egypt


President : Dr Elsayed Ahmed Abdel Khaleq*

Secretary-General : Mr Ali Mahmoud Leila



Egyptian National Commission for UNESCO
Address : 7, Shareh Ibrahim Abou-Al Naja
Block 1, Hayy Al-Sifarat
Emtedad Abbas El-Aqqad,
Madinet Nasr-Al-Qahera
Cairo
The Arab Republic of Egypt

Phone : (202) 22.75.24.90;
(202) 22.75.14.36;
(202) 22.75.13.85;
(202) 22.75.15.24;
(202) 22.75.15.60;
(202) 22.75.23.62

Fax : (202) 22.75.06.14
E-mail : egnatcom@egnatcom.org.eg
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.egnatcom.org.eg
Year established : 1946

 

El Salvador


Presidente : Sr Lic. Franzi Hasbún Barake*

Secretaria Ejecutiva : Dra Erlinda Handal Vega

Secretaria Tecnica : Sra Alba Azucena LOPEZ DE RODRIGUEZ



Comisión Nacional Salvadoreña de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address : Ministerio de Educación
Edificio A-2, Plan Maestro
Centro de Gobierno
SAN SALVADOR
El Salvador

Phone : (503) 22 22 99 65
(503) 2537-2333
(503) 7070-9665 (ST movil)

Fax : (503) 22 21 30 24
E-mail : comisionsv@gmail.com; Alba.lopez@mined.gob.sv; azucenalopez@gmail.com
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.org/comnat/elsalvador/
Year established : 1950

 

Equatorial Guinea


Chairperson : S.E. M. Filiberto Ntutumu Nguema *

Vice-Chairperson : M. Secundino Nvono Avomo

Secretario General : Sr. Don Lucas Mbenga Obá Abeme

Secretario General Adjunto : M. José Esono Bacale



National Commission for UNESCO of Equatorial Guinea
Address : Ministerio de Educación, Ciencia y Deporte
Calle Rey
MALABO
Guinea Ecuatorial

Phone : (240 09) 48 93;
(240 09) 67 80;
+240 22 225 9568 (mobile SG)

Fax : (240 09) 43 61;
(240 09) 33 13

E-mail : lucas_m.o.a@hotmail.com (SG)
Year established : 1981 sur la base de Décrets-Lois de 1981 et de 1985.

 

Eritrea


Chairperson : Mr Semere Russom *

Secretary-General : Mrs Mehret Iyob



Eritrea National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
Liberation Avenue
P.O. Box 1056
Asmara
Eritrea

Phone : (291 1) 12 78 17;
(291 1) 12 78 18;
(291 1) 11 57 26 (SG);
(291 1) 12 78 08 (Mineduc)

Fax : (291 1) 12 53 69

E-mail : natcomeri@yahoo.com;
Year established : 1995

 

Estonia


Chairperson : Dr Kristin Kuutma

Secretary-General : Ms Kerli Gutman

Deputy Secretary-General : Ms Margit Siïm



Estonian National Commission for UNESCO (UNESCO Eesti Rahvuslik Komisjon)
Address : 2, Pikk Street
EE - 10123 Tallinn
Estonia

Phone : (372-5) 028 475;
(372-6) 441-431;
(372-6) 313.757

Fax : (372-6) 313.757
E-mail : unesco@unesco.ee; margit.siim@unesco.ee; kerli.gutman@unesco.ee (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.ee (in Estonian only)
Year established : 17 August 1992

 

Ethiopia


President : Mr Demeke Mekonnen *

Secretary-General : Mr. Mebratu Berhan Berhe



Ethiopian National Office for UNESCO
Address : P.O. Box 2996
Addis Ababa
Ethiopia

Phone : (251.11.1) 55 25 19

Fax : (251.11.1) 55 16 55
E-mail : naueth@gmail.com (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.moe.gov.et (Mineduc website)
Year established : 31 January 1969 by a Government Order

 

Faroes


Chairperson : Mr Sigurd i Jakupsstovu

Secretary-General : Mr Martin Naes



Faroese National Commission for UNESCO
Address : The Ministry of Education
Research and Culture
Hoyviksvegur 72
FO-100 Torshavn
Faroe Islands

Phone : +298 306500

Fax : +298 306555

E-mail : mmr@mmr.fo; sigurdj@setur.fo (PT); martinn@mmr.fo (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : www.unesco.fo
Year established : May 2012, by appointment of the Minister of Education, Research and Culture

 

Fiji


Chairperson : Mr Filipe Bole *

Acting Secretary-General : Mr Amani T. Cirikisuva



Fiji National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
Private Mail Bag
Marela House
Suva
Fiji

Phone : (679) 331 2381 (PT)
(679) 322 0403 (PT)
(679) 331 4477 (Ext.415) (SG)

Fax : (679) 330 3511
E-mail : filipe.bole@govnet.gov.fj (Pt); amani.cirikisuva@govnet.gov.fj (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.education.gov.fj
Year established : January 1993

 

Finland


President : Mr Tapio Markkanen

Vice-Chairperson : Ms Johanna Maula

Secretary-General : Ms Zabrina Holmström



Finnish National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education and Culture
International Relations
P.O Box 29
FIN-00023 Government
Finland

Phone : +358-295 3 30004 (switchboard)
+358-295 3 30114 (Sec-Gen.)

Fax : (358-9) 1607-6980

E-mail : unesco@minedu.fi; zabrina.holmstrom@minedu.fi
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.fi
Year established : 8 February 1957

 

France


Commission nationale française pour l'UNESCO
Address : 57, Boulevard des Invalides
75700 PARIS 07 SP

Phone : +33(0)1.53.69.39.55 (Secrétariat)
Fax : +33(0)1.53.69.32.23


E-mail : anne-sabine.sabater@diplomatie.gouv.fr; carole.godin@diplomatie.gouv.fr
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.fr
Year established : 2 août 1946

 

Gabon


Président : Prof. Léon NZOUBA*

Secrétaire général : M Juste Joris TINDY-POATY

Secrétaire général adjoint : Mr Jean-Hilaire OKOUMA



Commission nationale gabonaise pour l'UNESCO
Address : Ministère de l'Education nationale
B.P. 264
LIBREVILLE
Gabon

Phone : (241) 01.72.20.49 (Secrétariat) ;
(241) 01 72 20 49 (SG)
(241) 04 24 44 80 (SG portable)

Fax : (241) 01.76.14.48 (Pt)
E-mail : jjtindypoaty@yahoo.fr (SG); comnatunescogabon@yahoo.fr
Year established : 5 janvier 1961 par Décret

 

Gambia


Chairperson : Hon. (Mrs) Fatou L. Faye *

Dr Fatoumatta Sisay-Joof

Acting Secretary-General : Mr Ousman Senghore

Senior Programme Officer II : Mrs Maimuna Sidibeh



Gambia National Commission for UNESCO
Address : P.O. Box 1133
Banjul
Gambia

Phone : (220) 422 52 14
(220) 422 52 75
(220)3361172 / 7561172 (SG mobile)

Fax : (220) 422 52 97
E-mail : admin@unesco.gm; senghoreousman@yahoo.fr
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.gm/
Year established : 11 March 1982 by a Cabinet decision

 

Georgia


President : Ms Maia Panjikidze*

Vice-President : Mrs. Tamar Beruchashvili

Secretary-General : Ms Ketevan Kandelaki



Georgian National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Foreign Affairs
4, Chitadze Street
0118 Tbilisi
Georgia

Phone : +995 322 945000 (ext. 1912)

Fax : +995 322945001
E-mail : unesco@mfa.gov.ge; k.kandelaki@mfa.gov.ge (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://georgia.comnat.unesco.org
Year established : October 1992

 

Germany


President : Mr Walter Hirche

Vice-President : Mrs Verena Metze-Mangold

2nd Vice-President : Prof. Dr. Christoph Wulf

Secretary-General : Mr Roland Bernecker



German Commission for UNESCO
Address : 15, Colmantstrasse
53115 Bonn
Federal Republic of Germany

Phone : (49.228) 60.49.70
(49.228) 60.49.719 (Sec-Gen)

Fax : (49.228) 60.49.730
E-mail : sekretariat@unesco.de
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.de
Year established : 1951

 

Ghana


Chairperson : Prof. Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang*

Chief Director and Vice Chairperson : Mr Enoch H. Cobbinah



Ghana National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
P.O. Box 2739
Accra
Ghana


Phone : 233 302 662 772 (Chairperson)
233 302 666 070 (Vice Chairperson)

Fax : 233 302 664 067 (Chairperson)
233 302 679 353 (Vice Chairperson)

E-mail : diasporagh@gmail.com; enoch_cobbinah@yahoo.com; r.wellington@unescoghana.org; info@unescoghana.org
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://unescoghana.org/
Year established : December 1953 as a Governmental body

 

Greece


President : Ms Maria Ekaterini Papachristopoulou-Tzitzikosta

Vice Chairperson : Mrs Theano Demesticha

Assistant Secretary-General : Ms Christina Boulakaki



Hellenic National Commission for UNESCO
Address : 3, Akadimias St.
100 27 Athens
Greece

Phone : (30.210) 368 23 85 (Pres.);

Secretariat:
(30.210) 368 23 74;
(30.210) 368 23 96;
(30.210) 368 23 86;
(30.210) 368 23 98;
(30.210) 368 23 99

Fax : (30.210) 368 23 84
E-mail : unescogr@mfa.gr;
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco-hellas.gr
Year established : 1946

 

Grenada


Chairperson : Hon. Anthony Boatswain*

Secretary-General : Ms Joan Marie Coutain

Secretary : Mrs Juelia Frederick-Williams



Grenada National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development
Botanical Gardens
Tanteen
St George's
Grenada, W.I.

Phone : (473) 440 21 66; (473) 440 27 91; (473) 440 27 37
Fax : (473) 440 77 01; (473) 440 66 50
E-mail : grenadanatcom@gmail.com;
Year established : 1981

 

Guatemala


Presidente : Sra. Cynthia Del Águila

Secretaria General : Sra. Sara Peralta de Rodríguez

Secretaria Técnica : Sra Jannina PADILLA FUENTES



Comisión Nacional Guatemalteca de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address : Tout courrier envoyé à cette Commission Nationale doit être adressée à Mme la Ministre : Sra. Cynthia Del Águila (July 2012)


Phone : (502) 24 11 95 95 Ext. 2096/2097
(502) 2411-9595 (ST)
(502) 5205-2998 (ST movil)

Fax : Ask for fax signal (direct transmission is not available)

(502) 24 11 95 95 Ext.2183/2188

E-mail : speralta@mineduc.gob.gt (SG); jpadilla@mineduc.gob.gt
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.mineduc.gob.gt
Year established : 02 June 1950

 

Guinea


Président : M Baïlo Teliwel DIALLO*

Secrétaire général : M Ibrahima Solo CONDE



Commission nationale guinéenne pour l'UNESCO
Address : Ministère de l'enseignement supérieur et de la recherche scientifique
B.P. 964
CONAKRY
Guinée

Phone : +224 631 58 39 98 (SG)
+224 655 04 43 80 (SG portable)

Fax : (224) 41-34-41
E-mail : ibrahimasolo12@yahoo.fr (SG); unesco@biasy.net (SG); diadjefr12@yahoo.fr (SG)
Year established : Août 1962 par Décret

 

Guinea-Bissau


Président : S.Exc. M. Aristides Ocanti da Silva *

Vice-Président : M. Antonio Oscar Barbosa

Vice-Président : M. Baciro Dja

Secrétaire exécutif : M. Policarpo Marcos LOPES



Commission nationale pour l'UNESCO de la République de Guinée-Bissau
Address : Ministère de l'Education
B.P. 353
BISSAU
Guinée-Bissau

Phone : (245) 215-640;
+245 22 225 9568 (SG portable)
+245 590 76 11 (SG)
+245 665 12 35 (SG)




Fax : (245) 215-643;
(245) 202-244

E-mail : policarpounesco@yahoo.com.br (SG)
Year established : Mai 1982 par Décret

 

Guyana


Mr Priya Devi Manickchand

Secretary-General : Ms Inge Nathoo



Guyana National Commission for UNESCO
Address : "Dargan House"
90, Robb & Oronoque Streets
Georgetown
Guyana

Phone : (592) 223 7955 (SG);
(592) 225 43 06

Fax : (592) 226 06 45;

E-mail : vipnats@yahoo.com (SG)
Year established : 22 August 1978 by a Cabinet decision

 

Haiti


Président : S.E.M. Réginald Paul*

Secrétaire général : M. Jean Coulanges



Commission nationale haïtienne de coopération avec l'UNESCO
Address : B.P. 1347
PORT-AU-PRINCE
Haïti

Phone : (509) 2244 80 81 (Secrétariat);
(509) 2244 80 55 (SG ligne directe);
(509) 2245 03 70 ;
(509) 2514 07 67;

Fax : (509) 2244 80 80;
(509) 2245 03 70

E-mail : natcomunescohaiti@yahoo.fr; jeancoulanges@hotmail.com; jdeslorges@yahoo.fr;
Year established : 9 novembre 1950 par Décret gouvernemental

 

Honduras


Chairperson : Dr Marlon Escoto*

Secretaria Permanente : Sra. Hilda Muñoz Tábora



Comisión Hondureña de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address : Edificio RAP cubiculopo 406
Contiguo HONDUTEL
Entrada Residencial Plaza
TEGUCIGALPA M.D.C.
Honduras

Phone : (504) 2228 6250/6251 ext. 1221
(504) 22323356, ext 36 (SG)

E-mail : counescohn@yahoo.com
Year established : 1948

 

Hungary


President : Mr Miklós Réthelyi

Secretary-General : Ms Katalin Csillag



Hungarian National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Human Resources
Arany János utca 6-8
H-1051 Budapest
Hungary

Phone : + 36 1 795 47 09
Fax : +36 1 795 02 55
E-mail : katalin.csillag@unesco.hu, balint.hudecz@unesco.hu, vera.gyarmati@unesco.hu, info@unesco.hu
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.hu
Year established : 1948

 

Iceland


Chairperson : Mr Jón Torfi Jónasson

Secretary-General : Ms Áslaug Dóra Eyjólfsdóttir

director of research, representative for sciences : Mr Eiríkur Smári Sigurðarson

editor, representative for information and communication and information : Ms Steinunn Stefánsdóttir

councellor, representative for youth matters : Ms Kristín Tómasdóttir

Head of Division, representative for the Ministry for Foreign Affairs : Ms Estrid Brekkan

Head of division, representative for education : Mr Ólafur Sigurðsson



Icelandic National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education, Science and Culture
Sölvhólsgata 4
IS - 150 Reykjavík
Iceland

Phone : (354) 545 95 00
Fax : (354) 562 30 68
E-mail : postur@mrn.is; postur@mrn.stjr.is
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.is
Year established : June 1964

 

India


President : Ms Smriti Zubin Irani*

Secretary General : Mr Ashok Thakur

Deputy Secretary-General : Mr. Amit Khare



Indian National Commission for Cooperation with UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Human Resource Development
Department of Secondary and Higher Education
Government of India
Shastri Bhavan
New Delhi 110 001
India

Phone : (91.11) 23 78 26 98 (President);
(91.11) 23 38 64 51 (SG)
(91.11) 23 38 26 98

Fax : (91.11) 23 78 20 28 (President);
(91.11) 23 38 58 07
(91.11) 23 38 13 55

E-mail : secy.dhe@nic.in (SG); maniverma100@gmail.com
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.education.nic.in
Year established : March 1949

 

Indonesia


Chairman : Prof. Dr. Muhammad Nuh *

Executive Chairman : Prof. Dr. H. Arief Rachman

Secretary : Ir. Ananto Kusuma Seta

National Coordinator of ASP Net : Ms Hasnah Gasim

National coordinator ESD : Prof. Dr. Nur Endah



Indonesian National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of National Education
Gedung C. , Lt 17
Jalan Jenderal Sudirman - Senayan
10270 Jakarta
Indonesia

Phone : (62-21) 570-9425;

Fax : (62-21) 573-3127;
E-mail : aspnetind@cbn.net.id;
Year established : 20 October 1952

 

Iran, Islamic Republic of


Chairperson : Dr Reza Farazi Dana*

Secretary-General : Dr Mr Mohammad Reza Saeidabadi



Iranian National Commission for UNESCO
Address : 15, 1st St., Shahid Hesari St.
Mirdamad Blvd.
IR - 1548946111 Tehran
Islamic Republic of Iran

Phone : (98.21) 22 22 78 25 (SG);
(98.21) 22 25 13 64;
(98.21) 22 25 08 90;
(98.21) 22 27 98 85

Fax : (98.21) 22 25 25 36
E-mail : unesco@irunesco.org; saeidabadi@irunesco.org;
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.irunesco.org/
Year established : July 1948

 

Iraq


President : H E Dr. Mohamed Tameem*

Secretary-General : Mr Hasanain Fadhil Abaas Mualla



Iraqi National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
Baghdah
Iraq

Phone : (964-1) 538 2042/43/45 (ext. 3712, 3713, 3714);
(964-1) 885 1359

Fax : (964-1) 815-1989
E-mail : hfmualla@yahoo.com (SG); moeiraqinat@yahoo.com
Year established : 1962

 

Ireland


Secretary : Mr Des O'Loughlin



Irish National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Department of Education and Skills,
International Section
Marlborough Street
IE - Dublin 1
Ireland

Phone : (353-1) 889 2434

Fax : (353-1) 889 2377
E-mail : unesco@education.gov.ie; linda_cawley@education.gov.ie
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.education.ie
Year established : October 1961

 

Israel


President : Mr Shai Piron *

Chairperson : Dr Shimshon Shosani

Secretary-General : Dr Dalit Atrakchi



Israel National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports
2, Dvora Ha'nevia Street
Jerusalem 91911
Israel

Phone : (972.2) 560 37 46;
(972.2) 560 37 47

Fax : (972.2) 560 37 45


E-mail : dalitat@education.gov.il
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.education.gov.il/unesco
Year established : September 1949

 

Italy


President : Mr. Giovanni Puglisi

Secretary-General : Ambassador Lucio Alberto Savoia



Commission nationale italienne pour l'UNESCO
Address : Piazza Firenze 27
00186 Rome
Italy

Phone : 0039066873713
(39-06) 687-3712, 13, 17, 23

Fax : (39-06) 687-3684
E-mail : comm.unesco@esteri.it; lucioalberto.savoia@esteri.it (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.it
Year established : 11 février 1950

 

Jamaica


Chairperson : Hon Lisa R. Hanna

Secretary-General : Everton Hannam



Jamaica National Commission for UNESCO
Address : P.O. Box 202
Kingston 5
Jamaica

Phone : (1.876) 618 13 33;
(1.876) 926 54 80

Fax : (1.876) 929 40 22
E-mail : ehannam@gmail.com; ehannam2003@yahoo.com (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.jncunesco.gov.jm
Year established : February 1965

 

Japan


Chairperson : Mr Yuichiro Anzai

Secretary General : Mr Shigeharu Kato



Japanese National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports,
Science and Technology (MEXT)
3-2-2 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku
100-8959 Tokyo
Japan

Phone : +81-(0)3-6734-2603
+81-(0)3-5253-4111(Ext.2603)

Fax : +81-(0)3-6734-3679
E-mail : jpnatcom@mext.go.jp
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.mext.go.jp/english/unesco/
Year established : August 1952

 

Jordan


Chairperson : Prof Mohammad M.Thneibat*

Secretary-General : Mrs Intisar Aleghawe



Jordan National Commission for Education, Culture and Science
Address : Ministry of Education
P.O. Box 1646
Amman 11118
Jordan

Phone : (962.6) 568 41 37;
(962.6) 568 38 74;

Fax : (962.6) 568 80 61;

E-mail : junesco@moe.gov.jo; jounesco@orange.jo; moffice@moe.gov.jo
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.moe.gov.jo/jounesco/index.htm
Year established : October 1952

 

Kazakhstan


Chairperson : Mr Arystanbek Mukhamediuly*

Secretary-General : Ms Assel Utegenova



Kazakhstan National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Foreign Affaires
35 Tauelsizdik, Left bank of Yessil River,
010000, Astana
Republic of Kazakhstan

Phone : (7 71 72) 72 03 42; (7 71 72) 72 03 26
(7 71 72) 72 03 27

Fax : (7 7172) 72 03 86
E-mail : a.utegenova@mfa.kz (SG); a.yeshmagambetova@mfa.kz
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.natcom.unesco.kz/
Year established : December 1992

 

Kenya


Chairperson : Prof. Jacob Kaimenyi*

Secretary-General : Ms Evangeline Njoka



Kenya National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
Jogoo House B,
Harambee Avenue
P.O. Box 30040
Nairobi
Kenya

Phone : (254-20) 22-90-53/54 (SecGen);
(254-20) 318 581 (Min. Educ.)

Fax : (254.20) 22 13 025; (Natcom)
(254.20) 22 10 163(Min. Educ.)

E-mail : eva.njoka@gmail.com
Year established : 25 March 1964 by a Cabinet Decree (13/10/1964?)

 

Kiribati


Chairperson : Hon Mrs Maere Tekanene *

Secretary General : Ms Tererei Abete-Reema



Kiribati National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
P.O. Box 263
Bikenibeu
Tarawa
Kiribati

Phone : (686) 28 091
Fax : (686) 28 222
E-mail : tererei@moe.gov.ki (SG); mtekanene@meys.gov.ki (Chair)
Year established : February 1997

 

Kuwait


President : Dr Nayef Falah Al-Hajraf

Secretary-General : Mr Abdullatif Ahmed Al-Baijan



Kuwait National Commission for UNESCO
Address : P.O. Box 3266
13033 Safat
Kuwait

Phone : (965) -2-240 53 31 ;
(965) -2-244 44 03 (Operator)
(965) -2-247 23 48/9

Fax : (965) -2-246 95 12;
(965) -2-243 92 78

E-mail : knc@kwtnatcom.org;
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.kwtnatcom.org
Year established : On 30 September 1979

 

Kyrgyzstan


President : Mr Daniyar Narymbaev

Secretary General : Ms Elnura Korchueva



National Commission of the Kyrgyz Republic for UNESCO
Address : 54 Erkindik Str
Bishkek 720040
Kyrgyz Republic

Phone : tel.: (996.312)626-761, 664.772, 624.681
Fax : fax/tel: (996.312) 626.761
E-mail : kyrgyznatcomunesco@gmail.com; natcomunesco@totel.kg
Year established : 12 June 1992

 

Lao People's Democratic Republic


Président : Mr Phankham Viphavanhn *

Secretary-General : Mr. Somboun Masouvanh



Commission nationale lao pour l'UNESCO
Address : Ministère de l'Éducation
B.P. 67
VIENTIANE
République democratique populaire LAO

Phone : (856-21) 21.21.08
Fax : (856-21) 21.21.08
E-mail : laonesco@hotmail.com; laonesco@yahoo.com; msomboun@yahoo.com
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.moe.gov.la
Year established : March 1968

 

Latvia


President : Ms Dace Melbārde*

Vice President : H.E.Mr. Edgars Rinkēvičs

Vice President : Mr Vjačeslavs Dombrovskis

Secretary-General : Ms. Dagnija Baltina



Latvian National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Pils laukums 4-206
LV-1050, Riga
Latvia

Phone : +371 67 32 51 09
Fax : +371 67 22 27 62

E-mail : office@unesco.lv; d.baltina@unesco.lv (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.lv
Year established : February 1992

 

Lebanon


Président : Mr. Henri Awit

Secrétaire générale : Dr Zahida DARWICHE JABBOUR



Commission nationale libanaise pour l'éducation, la science et la culture (UNESCO)
Address : Rue Mme Curie
Ministère de la Culture
BEYROUTH
République Libanaise

Phone : 00961.1.749105

Fax : 00961.1.749104
E-mail : info@lncu.org
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.lncu.org;
Year established : 28 juin 1948

 

Lesotho


President : Dr. Mamphono Khaketla

Vice-President : Ms Ntsebe Kokome

Secretary-General : Ms Palesa Montsi



Lesotho National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education and Training
P. O. Box 47
Maseru 100
Lesotho

Phone : (266 22) 31 59 32
(266 22) 32 39 56


Fax : (+ 266 22) 31 02 97;
(+ 266 22) 31 02 06

E-mail : lillymontsi@gmail.com; plilly@yahoo.co.uk; bontle34@yahoo.co.uk
Year established : 15 October 1971 by an Order of the Council of Ministers

 

Liberia


Chairperson : Mrs Etmonia David Tarpeh *

Secretary-General : Mr Sam E. Hare, Jr

Deputy Secretary-General : Mr Caston Bob Harris



Liberian National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
3rd Street, Sinkor
Monrovia
Liberia

Phone : 230 886 565 783 (PT)
231 777 565 783 (PT)
231 886 510 058 (SG mobile)
231 886 552 192 (Deputy SG)

Fax : (231) 226.144
E-mail : e_dtarpeh@yahoo.com; etarpeh@moe.gov.lr; samharejr@gmail.com (SG); castonharris@yahoo.com (Deputy SG)
Year established : 15 February 1951 by an Act of Parliament

 

Libya


President : Dr. Ali Muftah Abid*

Secrétaire général : M. Rida A. BARGHI



Libyan National Commission for Education, Science and Culture
Address : Ministry of Education
Secretariat
P.O. Box 1091
Tripoli
Libya

Phone : (218.21) 362 0602/03/05

Fax : (218.21) 362 06/01/04


E-mail : dl.libya@unesco-delegations.org
Year established : 31 décembre 1957

 

Lithuania


Chairperson : Mr Romas Pakalnis

Secretary-General : Ms Marija Drėmaitė



Lithuanian National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Svento Jono g. 11
LT - 01123 Vilnius
Lithuania

Phone : (370 5) 210 73 40
Fax : (370 5) 210 73 43
E-mail : lietuva@unesco.lt
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.lt
Year established : February 1992

 

Luxembourg


Président : M. Jean-Pierre Kraemer

Secrétaire général : M. Alex Langini



Commission nationale du Luxembourg pour la coopération avec l'UNESCO
Address : Ministère de la Culture
4 Boulevard Roosevelt
L 2450 Luxembourg

Phone : (352) 24 78 66 66 (SG)
(352) 87 89 55 (Président)

Fax : (352) 26 12 32 14;

E-mail : unesco@mc.etat.lu; jeanpierrekraemer@yahoo.com; alex.langini@mc.etat.lu (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.mc.public.lu (Ministère de la Culture); www.unesco.lu (en construction)
Year established : juillet 1949

 

Madagascar


Président : M Régis MANORO*

Secrétaire générale : Mme RABOANARY Hanta Nirina



Commission nationale malgache pour l'UNESCO (CNM/UNESCO)
Address : B.P. 7692
ANTANANARIVO 101
Madagascar

Phone : + 261 20 34 20 522 72
+ 261 20 33 33 201 25




Fax : (261.20.22) 284 96
E-mail : sgcomnatmada@gmail.com; sgcommat.unesco@educnat.gov.mg
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.org/comnat/madagascar/
Year established : 14 août 1961 par Décret

 

Malawi


Chairperson : Dr Macphail Magwira

Executive Secretary : Mr Francis R. Mkandawire



Malawi National Commission for UNESCO
Address : P.O. Box 30278
Capital City
Lilongwe 3
Malawi

Phone : (265 1 ) 755 144 ;
(265 1) 755 194;
(265 1) 755 174

Fax : (265 1) 755 134
E-mail : mnatcomunesco@mtlonline.mw; mnatcom@broadbandmw.com; fmkandawire@yahoo.co.uk;
Year established : On 1 June 1979 by a General Order of the Council of Ministers

 

Malaysia


President : Hon. Tan Sri Muhyiddin Bin Yassin *

Vice Chairperson : Datuk Dr. Madinah Mohamad

Secretary-General : Mr. Mohd Sallehuddin Hassan



Malaysian National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
Policy and International Relations Division
Level 7, Block E8, Complex E
Federal Government Administrative Centre
62604 Putrajaya
Malaysia

Phone : (603) 8884 6112
(603) 8884 6109

Fax : (60.3) 88 89 54 73
(60.3) 88 84 61 16

E-mail : natcom.unesco@yahoo.com.my; natcom@UNESCO.org.my; radzi.mohdzim@moe.gov.my; zaidi.hamid@moe.gov.my; azreen.kamal@moe.gov.my
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.org.my
Year established : 7 July 1966

 

Maldives


Chairpserson : Dr Asim Ahmed *

Secretary-General : Ms Sameera Ali



Maldives National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
Velaanaage Building, 9th Floor
Ameer Ahmed Magu
Male' 20096
Republic of Maldives

Phone : (960) 332 3262 (Pres)
(960) 334 1236
(960) 334 1235
(960) 334 1234 (SG)
(960) 334 1333 (CP)

Fax : (960) 332 1201
E-mail : natcom@moe.gov.mv; sameera@moe.gov.mv
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.moe.gov.mv
Year established : July 1980

 

Mali


Présidente : Mme SIBY Ginette BELLEGARDE *

Secrétaire général : M. Yousouf Dembélé



Commission nationale malienne pour l'UNESCO
Address : Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche Scientifique
BPE 5466
BAMAKO
Mali

Phone : (223) 20 23 37 67 (direct) ;
(223) 20 22 25 15 (standard) ;
(223) 66 72 17 34 (portable SG) ;
(223) 20 23 35 73 (domicile SG)

Fax : (223) 20 23 37 67
E-mail : unesco@afribonemali.net; youdembele1@yahoo.fr (SG);
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.education.gov.ml
Year established : 19 août 1963 par décret

 

Malta


Chairperson : Prof. Henry Frendo

Vice Chairman : Mr Joseph Cole

Executive Secretary : Mr Victor Battistino



Maltese National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education and Employment
Great Siege Road
Floriana
Malta

Phone : (356) 237 311
Fax : (356) 21 34 60 17
E-mail : info.unesco.mede@gov.mt; henry.frendo@um.edu.mt
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unescomalta.org/
Year established : May 1965

 

Marshall Islands


Chairperson : Hon. Dr. Hilda C. Heine *

Secretary General : Mr Gary Ueno

UNESCO Officer : Mr Catalino Kijiner



Marshall Islands National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
P.O. Box 3
Majuro
Marshall Islands

Phone : (692-) 625-4673

Fax : +692 625 3861
E-mail : hildaheine@gmail.com; hildah99@yahoo.com (Chair); rimejro@hotmail.com (SG); kijiner1974@gmail.com
Year established : March 1997

 

Mauritania


Présidente : Mme Lalla Mint Chérif*

Secrétaire général : M Ismail Ould CHOUAIB

Secrétaire général adjoint : M. KANE Mohamedou Elimane



Commission nationale mauritanienne pour l'éducation, la culture et les sciences
Address : B.P. 5115
NOUAKCHOTT
Mauritanie

Phone : (222) 4525 48 03
(222) 4525 38 85
(222) 4444 47 47 (direct)

Fax : (222) 4525 28 02
E-mail : cnecs@mauritel.mr; elimanek8@gmail.com (SG adjoint)
Year established : 1965

 

Mauritius


Chairman : Mr Vasant Kumar Bunwaree *

Assistant Secretary-General : Mrs Aneeta Ghoorah



Mauritius National Commission for UNESCO
Address : c/o Ministry of Education and Human Resources
Level 2 - MITD House
Pont Fer - Phoenix
Republic of Mauritius
Indian Ocean

Phone : +230 601 34 52
+230 919 49 60 (Assistant SG mobil)

Fax : (230) 696 8670
(230) 686 2532

E-mail : unescodesk@mail.gov.mu; anghoorah@mail.gov.mu
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://ministry-education.gov.mu
Year established : 18 décembre 1970

 

Mexico


President : Licenciado Emilio Chuayffet Chemor

Secretaria General : Sra María Del Socorro ROVIROSA PRIEGO

Secretario General Adjunto : Sr Cesar GUERRERO ARELLANO



Comision Mexicana de Cooperacion con la UNESCO - CONALMEX
Address : Donceles No. 100, 2° piso
06020 Centro Historico
MEXICO, D.F.
Mexico

Phone : (52 55) 36 01 69 40
(52 55) 36 01 69 48
(52) 55 5157-1990 (SG movil)

Fax : (52) 55 53 29 69 43; (52) 55 53 29 69 47;
E-mail : dgri@sep.gob.mx; srovirosa@sep.gob.mx (SG); cesarg@sep.gob.mx
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.sep.gob.mx (Department of Public Education)
Year established : 1947

 

Micronesia (Federated States of)


Chairman : Mr Wayne Mendiola

Secretary General : Mr Augustine Kohler



National Commission for UNESCO of the Federated States of Micronesia
Address : P.O. Box PS 175
Palikir, Pohnpei FM 96941
Federated States of Micronesia

Phone : (691) 320-2609 (Chair)
(691) 320-2343 or 320-6922 (SG)

Fax : (691) 320-5500 (Chair)
(691) 320-5634 (SG)

E-mail : wmendiola@fsmed.fm; kusgoose@hotmail.com
Year established : 2001

 

Monaco


Présidente : Mme Geneviève Vatrican

Vice-Président : Mgr. Bernard Barsi

Secrétaire général : M. Jean-Charles Curau



Commission nationale monégasque pour l'UNESCO
Address : 4, boulevard des Moulins
MC 98000
Principauté de Monaco

Phone : (377) 98.98.83.03;

Fax : (377) 93.50.66.94
E-mail : fgamerdinger@gouv.mc; jccurau@gouv.mc (SG); cverrando@gouv.mc
Year established : 1950

 

Mongolia


Chairperson : Mr. Bold Luvsanvandan*

Secretary-General : Mr Gundegmaa Jargalsaikhan



Commission nationale de la Mongolie pour l'UNESCO
Address : Government building XI
PO Box-38,
Revolution avenue
Ulaanbaatar
Mongolia

Phone : (976) 70105652
(976-11) 315652

Fax : (976-11) 32.26.12
E-mail : natcom@unesco.mn; g.jargalsaikhan@unesco.mn (SG); jsaikhan@yahoo.com (SG); n.tumenjargal@unesco.mn (Assistant SG); tumenjrgl@yahoo.com (Assistant SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.natcom-unesco.mn
Year established : March 1963

 

Montenegro


Président : M. Branislav Micunovic *

Secretary-General : Ms Marija Raznatovic



Commission nationale du Monténégro pour l'UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Culture
Njegoseva str.
81250 Cetinje
Montenegro


Phone : +382 41 232 599

Fax : +382 41 232 572

E-mail : marija.raznatovic@mku.gov.me (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unescomontenegro.com/
Year established : 6 septembre 2007

 

Morocco


Vice-président : M Lahcen DAOUDI

Président : M Salaheddine MEZOUAR*

Secrétaire générale p.i. : Mme Lamia RADI



Commission nationale marocaine pour l'éducation, la culture et les sciences
Address : Ministère des Affaires etrangères et de la Coopération
7 rue F. Roosevelt
RABAT
Royaume du Maroc

Phone : +(212) 5 37 27 30 30

Fax : +(212) 5 37 27 30 68
E-mail : comnatmaroc@yahoo.fr; cmaroc@enssup.gov.ma
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.comnatmaroc.org
Year established : 23 décembre 1957 par décret

 

Mozambique


President : Mrs Graça Machel

Secretary General : Ms Élia dos Anjos Vaz Bila



Mozambique National Commission for UNESCO
Address : C.P. 3674
MZ - Maputo
Mozambique

Phone : (258 21) 49 33 85
(258 21) 49 17 66

Fax : (258 21) 49 17 66
E-mail : moznatcom@tvcabo.co.mz; cdoccnum@zebra.uem.mz; lianebila@gmail.com; elia.bila@mined.gov.mz
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.cnum-unesco.org.mz
Year established : August 1980

 

Myanmar


Chairperson : Dr. Daw Khin San Yee*

Head of Division; Department of Education Planing and Training : Mr Bo Win

Secretary-General : Ms Lwin Lwin Soe

Assistant Secretary-General : Ms Naw Ju Paw



Myanmar National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Yangon University of Foreign Languages
University Avenue Road
Kamayut Township
Yangon
Myanmar

Phone : (95 1) 513 202 (SG);
(95 1) 513 193

Fax : (95 1) 513 194 (SG)

E-mail : rectorufly@mptmail.net.mm; yuflict1@mptmail.net.mm
Year established : November 1950

 

Namibia


Chairperson : Hon. Dr David Namwandi

Secretary-General : Dr Marius Kudumo



Namibia National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
Private Bag 13186
Windhoek
Namibia

Phone : (264-61) 270 61 11 (Min.of Higher Edu.);
(264-61)-293 3319/3321 (SG);
(264-61) 270 61 20, 21, 17 (direct)

Fax : (264-61)-2933580
E-mail : Marius.Kudumo@moe.gov.na (SG);
Year established : On 21 January 1992.

 

Nauru


Chairperson : Hon. Roland Kun*

Secretary-General : Mrs Jerielyn Teleni



Nauru National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
Republic of Nauru
Central Pacific

Phone : +674 444 3133 ext. 212 (Pt)


Fax : (674) 444 3105
E-mail : lteleni@yahoo.com
Year established : February 1998

 

Nepal


Chairperson : Ms Chitra Lekha Yadav*

Secretary General : Mr Bishwo Prakash Pandit

Deputy Secretary-General : Mr Sushil Pandey

Secretary : Mr Dhruba Raj Regmi



Nepal National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education and Sports
Keshar Mahal, Kantipath
Kathmandu
Nepal

Phone : (977) 1 44 18 782
(977) 1 44 28 107

Fax : (977) 1 44 12 460
E-mail : unesco@nncu.wlink.com.np
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://nncu.org.np
Year established : 1955

 

Netherlands


Secretary-General : Mr Robert J. Quarles van Ufford



Netherlands National Commission for UNESCO
Address : P.O. Box 29777
2502 LT The Hague (Den Haag)
Netherlands

Phone : (+ 31.70) 42 60 263
+31 6 2787 6393 (SG, Mob)

Fax : (+ 31.70) 42 60 359
E-mail : scunesco@unesco.nl; rquarles@unesco.nl (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.nl
Year established : May 1947

 

New Zealand


Chairperson : Mr Ian McKinnon

Secretary-General : Ms. Elizabeth L. Rose



New Zealand National Commission for UNESCO
Address : International Division
Ministry of Education
P.O.Box 1666
Wellington
New Zealand

Phone : +644 973 3305 (PT)
+644 463 8613 (direct line); 463 8600 (office line) (SG)

Fax : +644 463 8828
E-mail : Elizabeth.rose@minedu.govt.nz (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.org.nz
Year established : 1947

 

Nicaragua


Ministra de Educación : Sra. Da Miriam Raudez

Permanent Secretary : Dr. Juan Bautista Arríen García

Deputy Secretary/Secretaria Adjunta : Sra. Claudia VALLE NUÑEZ



Comisión Nacional Nicaraguense de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address : Ministerio de Educación
Complejo Cívico, Modulo "K"
Apartado postal 108
Managua
Nicaragua

Phone : (505) 265.03.42
Fax : (505) 265.03.42


E-mail : vallec@mined.gob.ni
Year established : 14 July 1952 by (Executive) Decree

 

Niger


Présidente : Madame Ali Mariama ELHADJ IBRAHIM*

Secrétaire exécutif : Monsieur Namata ISSA

Secrétaire exécutif adjoint : M. Jibrin MALAM ALMAJIRI



Commission nationale nigérienne pour l'UNESCO et l'ISESCO
Address : Ministère de l'Éducation nationale
B.P. 557
NIAMEY
Niger

Phone : (227) 72 23 65 ;
(227) 96 93 00 63; (SG)
(227) 93 93 72 65; (SG)
(227) 96 93 00 63 (SG portable)
(227) 72 22 80 (Prés.);




Fax : (227) 72 42 69;
(227) 72 21 05 (Prés.)

E-mail : comnat@intnet.ne; i.namata@yahoo.fr (SG)
Year established : 28 mai 1962 par Décret

 

Nigeria


President : H.E. Prof. Mrs Ruqayyatu Ahmed Refa'i, OON *

Secretary-General : Mrs Magdalene Anene-Maidoh



Nigerian National Commission for UNESCO
Address : P.M.B. 476,
Garki, Abuja
Nigeria

Phone : (+ 234.9) 672 30 20;
(+ 234.9) 672 30 21;
(+234.8) (0) 333 58 78 (SG)

Fax : (+ 234.9) 413 91 37
E-mail : mamaidoh@yahoo.com (SG)
Year established : 25 November 1963

 

Niue


Chairperson : Hon. Pokota Ikiua Lalotoa Sipeli *

Interim Secretary General : Ms Birtha Togahai



Niue National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Secretary General:
Department of Education
PO Box 32, PO Box 84
Alofi
Niue

Phone : +683 4200 (PT)
+683 4609/4145 (SG)

Fax : +683 4322/4206 (PT)
+683 4301 (SG)

E-mail : pokotoa.sipeli@mail.gov.nu (Chair); Birtha.Togahai@mail.gov.nu
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.gov.nu
Year established : March 1993

 

Norway


President : Ms. Tora Aasland

Vice President : Professor Peter Haugan

Vice President : Ms Laila Susanne Vars

Secretary-General : Ms Tanja Kristine Hegge



Norwegian National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education and Research
Postboks 8119 Dep
No-0032 Oslo
Norway

Phone : (47) 22 24 75 03




Fax : (47) 22 24 79 20
E-mail : natcom@unesco.no; Peter.Haugan@gfi.uib.no (Vice PT)Tanja-Kristine.Hegge@kd.dep.no; tkh@kd.dep.no (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.no
Year established : November 1946

 

Oman


Chairperson : Dr. Madiha bint Ahmed bin Nasser AL SHAIBANIYA

Secretary-General : Mr Mohammed Saleem Al Yaqoubi



Oman National Commission for Education, Culture and Science
Address : Permanent Delegation of Oman to UNESCO
UNESCO House
1 rue Miollis
75732 PARIS Cedex 15


(All correspondence should be addressed to the Ambassador, Permanent Delegate of Oman to UNESCO).




Phone : 00968 24759444 (SG)

Fax : 00968 24759555

E-mail : malyaqoubi@moe.om ; onc@moe.gov.om
Year established : 16 September 1974

 

Pakistan


Pakistan National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
30 UNESCO House
Sector H-8/1
Islamabad - 44000
Pakistan

Phone : (92.51) 925 72 25 (SG);
(92.51) 925 72 23;
(92.51) 925 72 24

Fax : (92.51) 925 75 19

E-mail : pncuibd@dsl.net.pk
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.pncugovpk.org
Year established : November 1984

 

Palau


Chairperson : Hon. Baklai Temengil

Secretary-General : Mr Emery Wenty



National Commission of the Republic of Palau for UNESCO
Address : C/O Ministry of Education
P.O Box 189
Koror, Palau 96940


Phone : +680 488 2952 (SG)
+680 767 1126 (PT)

Fax : +680 488-8465 (SG)
+680 767 3354 (PT)

E-mail : mcca@palaunet.com (PT); ewenty@palaumoe.net (SG)
Year established : 2000

 

Palestine


President : Mr Yahya Yakhlaf

Secretary-General : Mr Murad SUDANI



Palestinian National Commission for Education, Culture and Science
Address : P.O. Box 174
Ramallah
Palestinian Authority

Phone : (+ 970) 22 40 10 80
Fax : (+ 970) 22 40 63 33
E-mail : pncecs@palnet.com;
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.pncecs.org
Year established : 1994

 

Panama


Presidente : Excma. Sra. Da. Lucinda Molinar *

Secretario general : Sr. Miguel Lecaro-Barcenas



Comisión Panameña de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address : Ministerio de Educación
Apartado 0816-04049
PANAMA
República de Panamá

Phone : (507) 517-6007; 507.560.64.74
(507) 517-7701 (Presidente)
00 507 517 6007 (SG)

Fax : (507) 517- 6007
E-mail : cominalunesco@meduca.gob.pa
Year established : 1949

 

Papua New Guinea


Chaiperson : Mr Nick Kuman*

First Assistant Secretary and Head of the UNESCO Division in the Department of Education : Mr Andrew Angobe



Papua New Guinea National Commission for UNESCO
Address : P.O.Box 446
Waigani
Papua New Guinea

Phone : (+675) 301 3334/3333 (PT)

Fax : (+675) 323 1031 (PT)

E-mail : kundu.brussels@skynet.be
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : www.unesco.org.pg
Year established : 1981

 

Paraguay


Presidente : Sra Marta Justina Lafuente*

Secretaria General : Sra Andrea WEISS DE BOGARÍN

Secretaria Ejecutiva : Sra Carmen ESPÍNOLA DE BARRETO



Comisión Nacional Paraguaya de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address : Chile 719 c/ Eduardo Victor Haedo
Edificio La Consolidada
Piso 4
ASUNCIÓN
Paraguay

Phone : 595-21-451813/450855
595995698255 (SE movil)

Fax : 595-21-451813/450855


E-mail : cncunesco@gmail.com
Year established : 1955

 

Peru


Presidente : Sr. Jaime Saavedra Chanduví

Executive Director : Mr. Juan Pablo Silva Macher

Secretaria General : Sra Carmen Magaly Beltrán Vargas



Comisión Nacional Peruana de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address : Calle El Comercio
N° 193 - San Borja
LIMA
Perú

Phone : (511) 2230-309
(511) 9 9509-0173 (SG movil)


Fax : (51.1) 223 2322

E-mail : comiunesco@minedu.gob.pe
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.comiunesco.org.pe
Year established : 1947

 

Philippines


Chairperson : Mr Albert F. Del Rosario

Secretary-General : Dr Virginia A. Miralao



UNESCO National Commission of the Philippines
Address : G/F Department of Foreign Affairs Bldg.
2330 Roxaz Boulevard
Pasay City
Philippines

Phone : (63-2) 834 3447;
(63-2) 834 4818;
(63-2) 834 4844

Fax : (63-2) 831 8873

E-mail : secretariat@unesconatcom.gov.ph
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : www.unesconatcom.gov.ph
Year established : June 1947

 

Poland


President : Prof. Andrzej Rottermund

Secretary-General : M. Slawomir Ratajski

Secrétaire générale adjointe : Mme Aleksandra Waclawczyk



Commission nationale polonaise pour l'UNESCO
Address : Palac Kultury i Nauki, 7 P
Pl. Defilad 1
00-901 Warsaw
Poland

Phone : (48-22) 620.33.55;
(48-22) 624.24.96;
(48-22) 620.33.62;

Fax : (48-22) 620.33.62
E-mail : komitet@unesco.pl; s.ratajski@unesco.pl (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.pl
Year established : avril 1956

 

Portugal


President : H.E. Amb. Ana Martinho

Secretary-General : Ms Rita Brasil de Brito



Commission nationale portugaise pour l'UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Largo das Necessidades
1350-215 Lisboa
Portugal

Phone : (351 21) 394 66 52
Fax : (351 21) 394 69 60
E-mail : cnu@mne.pt; rita.brasilbrito@mne.pt
Year established : 17 jullet 1979

 

Qatar


President : Mr Mohammed Abdul Wahed Al Hammadi*

Secretary General : Dr. Hamda Hassan Al-Sulaiti



Qatar National Commission for Education, Culture and Science
Address : P.O. Box 9865
Doha
Qatar

Phone : (974) 44 04 44 44

Fax : (974) 467 483 90 03;
E-mail : qnc@sec.gov.qa; doha553@hotmail.com
Year established : 1971

 

Republic of Korea


Chairperson : Mr Seo Nam-soo*

Secretary-General : Mr Dong-seok Min



Korean National Commission for UNESCO
Address : 50-14 Myeongdong-2-ga
Jung-gu 100-810
(P. O. Box 64)
Republic of Korea

Phone : +82-2-6958-4103 (Secretary-General’s Office),
+82-2-6958-4127 (UNESCO Policy Team)

Fax : +82-2-6958-4258 (Secretary-General’s Office)
+82-2-6958-4252 (UNESCO Policy Team)

E-mail : kocom@unesco.or.kr
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.or.kr/eng/ (English); http://www.unesco.or.kr (Korean)
Year established : 30 January 1954

 

Republic of Moldova


President : Mr Boris Focsa *

Secretary-General : Prof. Constantin Rusnac

Deputy Secretary-General : Ms Luminita Drumea



Commission nationale de la République de Moldova pour l'UNESCO
Address : Str. A. Corobceanu, 24a,
MD - 2004 Chisinau
Republic of Moldova

Phone : (373.22) 23 53 55 (SG);
(373.22) 23 52 05 (Deputy SG);
(373.22) 23 51 89; 23 52 06 (Experts)

Fax : (373.22) 23 53 55 (SG) ;
(373.22) 23 52 05 (Deputy SG)

E-mail : l.drumea@unesco.md (Deputy SG); info@unesco.md
Year established : septembre 1993

 

Romania


Chairperson : Mr Remus PRICOPIE*

Secretary-General : Mr Ani MATEI



Commission nationale de Roumanie pour l'UNESCO
Address : 8, Anton Cehov, Sector 1 RO
011998 BUCHAREST
Roumanie


Phone : (40-21)231.32.24
(40-21) 231 13 33

Fax : (40-21) 230-7636

E-mail : cnr@cnr-unesco.ro; sg@cnr-unesco.ro(SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.cnr-unesco.ro
Year established : 1956

 

Russian Federation


President : Mr Sergei Lavrov*

Vice-Chairperson : Mr Vladimir E. Fortov

Second Vice-Chairperson : Mr Alexander Dzasokhov

Secretary-General : Mr Grigory Ordzhonikidze

Deputy Secretary-General : Mr Amir Bilyalitdinov



Commission of the Russian Federation for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Foreign Affairs
32/ 34 Smolenskaya-Sennaya Square
RU - 121200 Moscow, G-200
Russian Federation

Phone : (7.499 ) 244 24 56 ;
(7.499) 244 24 65;
(7.499) 244 25 36;
(7.499) 244 23 29

Fax : (7.499) 244 24 75
E-mail : unescorussia@mail.ru
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.ru
Year established : 1955

 

Rwanda


President : Dr Fidèle Ndahayo

Vice President : Dr Marie-Christine Gasingirwa

Secrétaire permanent : M. Eliphaz Bahizi



Commission nationale rwandaise pour l'UNESCO (CNRU)
Address : BP 2502
Kigali
Rwanda

Phone : (250) 2 55 10 23 50
(250) 7 88 53 84 50 (SG mobile)

Fax : (250) 2 52 58 51 69

E-mail : comnatrwanda@yahoo.fr; ebahizi@gmail.com; ebahizi@unesco.rw
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : www.unesco.rw
Year established : Le 6 juin 1975 par Arrêté présidentiel n° 120/10 du 9/6/1975

 

Saint Kitts and Nevis


Chairpserson : Hon. Nigel Carty*

Secretary-General : Mr Antonio Maynard



Saint Kitts and Nevis National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education and Foreign Affairs
Cayon Street
P.O. Box 333
Basseterre St. Kitts, W.I.
Saint Kitts and Nevis

Phone : (1.869) 466 85 81;
(1.869) 662 43 20

Fax : (1.869) 465 90 69
E-mail : dr_direction@yahoo.com
Year established : 1991

 

Saint Lucia


Chairperson : Hon. Arsene Vigil James *

Secretary-General : Ms Marcia Symphorien



Saint Lucia National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education, Human Resource Development, Youth and Sports
2nd Floor, Francis Compton Building
The Waterfront
Castries
Saint Lucia

Phone : (1 758) 452 72 86;
(1 758) 468 52 72;
(1 758) 468 52 73;
(1 758) 468 52 74

Fax : (1 758) 451 76 33 (direct);
(1 758) 453 22 99 (Ministry of Education)

E-mail : ajames@education.gov.lc (Pt); slunatcom@hotmail.com; slunatcom@yahoo.com
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://saintlucia.comnat.unesco.org/
Year established : 2nd February 1981

 

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines


Chairperson : Honourable Girlyn Miguel *

Secretary-General : Ms Janeil Henry



Saint Vincent and the Grenadines National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
Kingstown
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Phone : (1-784) 457-1104 (Chairman) ;
(1-784) 451-2755 (Sec. Gen)

Fax : (1-784) 457-1114
E-mail : unescosvg@gov.vc; janeilh@hotmail.com (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.gov.vc (Government's website)
Year established : 1983

 

Samoa


Chairperson : Hon. Dr. Magele Mauiliu Magele*

Secretary-General : Mr Matafeo Falanaipupu Tanielu Aiafi



Samoa National Commission for UNESCO
Address : c/o Ministry of Education, Sports & Culture
P.O. Box 1869
Apia
Samoa

Phone : +685 64601/02 Ext. 160 (SG)
+685 64660 (SG)
+685 22 958 or 22 971 (PT)

Fax : +685 64664 (SG)
+685 22 955 (PT)

E-mail : min.mesc@lesamoa.net (Chair); ceo@mesc.gov.ws; s.samau@mesc.gov.ws; k.onofia@mesc.gov.ws
Year established : February 1997

 

San Marino


Présidente : Mme Patrizia Di Luca

Secrétaire générale : Mme Giovanna Gobbi



Commission nationale de Saint-Marin pour l'UNESCO
Address : Secrétariat d'Etat pour l'instruction, la culture, l'université et les affaires sociales
Palazzo Maggio - Contrada Omerelli, 23
47890 SAN MARINO
Saint-Marin

Phone : (378) 88-22-56
Fax : (378) 88-21-83
E-mail : cnsunesco@omniway.sm; com.sanmarino@unesco.sm;
Year established : Février 1980

 

Sao Tome and Principe


Président : S. Exc. M. Olinto da Silva e Sousa DAIO *

Secrétaire générale : Mme Nazareth Ceita



Commission nationale de Sao Tomé-et-Principe pour l'UNESCO
Address : Ministère de l'Education, de la culture et des Sports
C.P. 41
SAO TOME
Sao Tomé-et-Principe

Phone : (239) 221 867;
(239) 221 4 66;

Fax : (239) 221 867;
(239) 221 466 (Min. de l'Education);
(239) 224 201

E-mail : ambassade@saotomeeprincipe.be
Year established : 1985

 

Saudi Arabia


Chairman : Prince Khaled Al Faysal bin Abdulazid Al-Saud*

Secretary-General : Mr Ghormallah Al-Ghamdi



Saudi National Commission for Education, Culture and Science
Address : Ministry of Education
P.O. Box 11148
Riyadh
Saudi Arabia

Phone : (966-1) 404 66 66
(966-1) 412 45 73 (SG)
(966-1) 403 19 09

Fax : (966-1) 405 09 71
(966-1) 404 35 52
(966-1) 404 30 02 (SG)

E-mail : ncunesco@moe.gov.sa (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.moe.gov.sa/snc
Year established : 1964

 

Senegal


Président : M Serigne Mbaye THIAM*

Secrétaire général : M. Aliou LY



Commission nationale du Sénégal pour l'UNESCO
Address : B.P. 11522
Dakar Peytavin
Sénégal

Phone : (221) 33 822 57 30 (secrétariat);
(221) 33 823 83 54 (Sec. gén.)

Fax : (221) 33 821 17 70 (Sec. gén.)
E-mail : comnatunesco@orange.sn; comnat@unesco.sn
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.sn
Year established : 1963 par Décret

 

Serbia


Secretary-General : Mrs Jasna Zrnovic

Councellor : Mrs Jasmina Stankovic Tatarac



Commission of the Republic of Serbia for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Kneza Milosa 24-26
11 000 Belgrade
Republic of Serbia

Phone : (+ 381.11) 306 83 06;
(+ 381.11) 322 04 66 (Pt)

Fax : (+ 381.11) 361 80 30;
E-mail : serbia.unesco.natcom@mfa.rs
Year established : 1950 (Yugoslavia)

 

Seychelles


President : Ms Macsuzy Mondon *

Secretary-General : Mrs HOAREAU Marie-Reine Louise



Seychelles National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
Mont Fleuri
P.O. Box 48
Mahé
Republic of Seychelles

Phone : (248) 28 30 02 (Prés);
+248 42 83 123 (SG)
+248 27 23 434(SG mobil)

Fax : (248) 22 58 89 (Prés);
(248) 22 55 20 (SG);

E-mail : mrlouisehoareau@yahoo.fr (SG); macsuzy@gov.sc (Pt)
Year established : 1977

 

Sierra Leone


Chairperson : H.E. Dr. Minkailu Bah *

Secretary-General : Mr B.I.S. Konneh



Sierra Leone National Commission for UNESCO
Address : A.J. Momoh Street
Towerhill
Freetown
Sierra Leone

Phone : (232-22) 22-30-30
(232) 76 70 98 92 (SG mobile)

Fax : (232-22) 22-30-30
E-mail : bis_konneh2005@yahoo.com (SG)
Year established : 1971 by a Parliamentary Act

 

Singapore


Chairman : Mr Lawrence Wong*

Secretary-General : Mrs Rosa Daniel



Singapore National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth
140 Hill Street, #03-00
Old Hill Street Police Station
Singapore 179369
Republic of Singapore


Phone : + 65 6338 3632
Fax : + 65 6837 9459
E-mail : SG_Unesco@sgmfa.gov.sg;: mccy_unesco@mccy.gov.sg
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.sg
Year established : May 2008

 

Sint Maarten


Chairperson : Mrs Patricia D. Lourens-Philip*

Secretary-General : Ms Marcellia Henry



National Commission for Sint Maarten
Address : Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports and Youth Affairs
Government Administration Building
Clem Labega Square, P.O. Box 943
Philipsburg
Sint Maarten

Phone : (721) 543-1236 / (721) 542-3904
(+1) 721 542-9344 / (+1) 721 54-30348 (Chairperson)


Fax : (721) 542-4718
(+1) 721 542-2709 (Chairperson)

E-mail : henrymarcellia@gmail.com; patricialourens@ymail.com (Chairperson); lourenspatricia@yahoo.com (Chaiperson)

 

Slovakia


President : Prof. Mr. Ľudovít Molnár

Secretary-General : Mrs Aurélia Füle



Slovak Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Hlboká cesta 2
SK - 833 36 Bratislava
Slovakia

Phone : (421.2) 59 78 36 14 ( Sec. Gen) ;
(421.2) 59 78 36 15

Fax : (421.2) 59.78.36.59
E-mail : unesco@mzv.sk; aurelia.fule@mzv.sk (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.sk
Year established : February 1993, by a decision of the Slovak Government

 

Slovenia


President : Prof. Dr. Radovan Stanislav Pejovnik

Secretary-General : Ms Marjutka Hafner

Deputy Secretary-General : Mr Gasper Hrastelj



Slovenian National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology
Kotnikova ulica 38
1000 Ljubljana
Slovenia

Phone : (+386 1) 478 47 99
Fax : (386 1) 478 46 60
E-mail : marjutka.hafner@gov.si; gasper.hrastelj@gov.si; barbara.urbanija@gov.si
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.si
Year established : 1992

 

Solomon Islands


Chairperson : Hon. Rueben Dick Inoana Ha’amori *

Secretary-General : Mr Timothy Ngele

Secretary : Ms Christina Bakolo



Solomon Islands National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education and Training
P.O. Box G28
Honiara
Solomon Islands

Phone : +677 28 803 or 28 804 or 26 248 (PT)
+677 28 613 or 28 804 (SG)
+677 94 135 (SG mobile)
+677 20 507 (Secretary)
+677 749 0735 (Secretary mobile)

Fax : +677 28 805 or 22 042 (PT)
+677 22 042 (SG)

E-mail : dhaa@hotmail.com; dhaamori@gmail.com (Chair); us@mehrd.gov.sb(SG); siunesconatcom@mehrd.gov.sb; cbakolo@mehrd.gov.sb (Secretary)
Year established : 2002

 

Somalia


President : Mr Salim Alio Ibro*



Somali National Commission for UNESCO
Address : c/o Ambassade de Somalie
26, rue Dumont d'Urville
75116 PARIS

Phone : (252) 152 75 75

E-mail : aliosoble@hotmail.com;
Year established : 1963

 

South Africa


Deputy Chairperson (acting Chairperson) : Prof. S. Makhanya

Chairperson : Mr Yousaf Gabru

Secretary-General : Mr Carlton Mukwevho

Contact for Education : Zodwa Tsajwa

Programme Officer for the Culture Sector : Mr Tshifhiwa Netshituni



South African National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Private Bag X895
0001 Pretoria
South Africa

Phone : +(27-12) 357 3486 (SG)
Reuben Lefoka (Culture): +(27-12) 357 3477;
Zodwa Tsajwa (Education): +(27-12) 357 3489;
Lefika Chetty (Science and Communication): +(27-12) 357 3496

Fax : +(27-12) 323 0388 (SG)
Reuben Lefoka (Culture): +(27-12) 323 2348;
Zodwa Tsajwa (Education): +(27-12) 323 2348;
Lefika Chetty (Science and Communication): +(27-12) 323 2348

E-mail : Mukwevho.C@dbe.gov.za (SG); Netshituni.t@dbe.gov.za (Culture Sector); Govuza.t@dbe.gov.za
Year established : 20 August 1998 by a governmental decision

 

Spain


Présidente d'honneur : S.A.R. la Infanta Doña Cristina de Borbón y Grecia

Président : Sr. D. Luís Ramallo Massanet

Secretaria General : Sra Soledad Fuentes Gómez

Secretaria General Adjunta : Sra Carmen Pinar

Directora de Programas : Sra Nuria Carrasco



Comisión Nacional Española de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address : Avda. de los Reyes Católicos 4
28040 Madrid
5ª planta
España

Phone : (34) 915823348
(34) 915827937
(34) 915827935



Fax : (34) 915828222

E-mail : hispaunesco@aecid.es
Year established : février 1953

 

Sri Lanka


Chairman : Mr Bandula Gunawardhana *

Vice Chairman : Mr. S.M. Gotabaya Jayarathna

Secretary-General : Ms Dhammika Wijayasinghe



Sri Lanka National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
5th Floor
Isurupaya, Battaramulla
Sri Lanka

Phone : 00 94 11 2177006 (SG)
2177002

Fax : 00 94 11-2177007 (SG)
E-mail : slncu@slt.lk; sldkw@yahoo.com
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://sri_lanka.comnat.unesco.org
Year established : September 1949

 

Sudan


President : Mr. Farah Mustafa Abdalla *

Secretary-General : Mr Abdulgadir Muhammad Hassan Noureddin



Sudanese National Commission for Education, Science and Culture
Address : P.O. Box 2324
Khartoum
Sudan

Phone : (249) 83 779 888

Fax : (249) 83 776 030
E-mail : sudannatcom@hotmail.com;
Year established : 1956

 

Suriname


Chairperson : Mr Michael, A.S. Adhin*

Secretary-General : Ms. Anuradha Kamtasing



Suriname National Commission for UNESCO
Address : P.O.Box 3017
Paramaribo
Suriname

Phone : (597) 47-10-81;
(597) 47-15-35

Fax : (597) 47.11.19
E-mail : natcomsur@education.gov.sr; natcom.suriname@gmail.com
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://gov.sr/sr/ministerie-van-onderwijs-en-volksontwikkeling/samenwerking.aspx
Year established : 16 June 1976 by Resolution of the Council of Ministers

 

Swaziland


President : Hon. Wilson M. Ntshangase *

Chairperson, Principal Secretary : Mr Patrick Muir

Secretary-General : Mrs Hazel Zungu



Swaziland National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education and Training
P.O. Box 39
Mbabane
Swaziland

Phone : (268) 404.21 29 (SG);
(268) 404.24 91; (Ministry of Education)
(268) 404.24 92

Fax : (268) 404.54 48 (Nat.Com);
(268) 404.38 80 (Ministry of Education)

E-mail : tinkasha@yahoo.co.uk (SG); natcomswazi@yahoo.com
Year established : 1978 by a Cabinet approval

 

Sweden


Chairperson : Mrs Inger Davidson

Vice-Chairperson : Mr Thomas Kjellqvist

Secretary-General : Mr Mats Djurberg

Deputy Secretary-General : Ms Kerstin Lundman



Swedish National Commission for UNESCO (Svenska Unescorådet )
Address : Ministry for Education and Research
SE - 103 33 Stockholm
Sweden

Phone : 46 8 786 44 00; 46 70 530 42 54 (Chairperson)
46 730 93 72 93 (Vice Chairperson)
46 8 405 14 57; 46 702 33 81 84 (SG)
46 8 405 33 85; 46 70 849 85 93 (Deputy SG)
46 8 405 91 40; 46 703 85 18 75 (Secretariat)

Fax : (46-8) 20 32 55
E-mail : inger.davidson@kristdemokraterna.se (Chairperson); tomas.kjellqvist@bth.se (Vice Chairperson); mats.djurberg@gov.se (SG); kerstin.lundman@gov.se (Deputy SG); Yvonne.ruston@gov.se (Secretariat)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.se
Year established : 1950

 

Switzerland


Président : M Jean-Bernard Münch

Secrétaire général : M Nicolas Mathieu



Commission suisse pour l'UNESCO
Address : Département fédéral des affaires étrangères
Division des Nations Unies et organisation internationales
Section UNESCO
3003 BERNE
Suisse

Phone : (41-31) 325 5339
E-mail : nicolas.mathieu@eda.admin.ch (SG); annalisa.beltrami@eda.admin.ch
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.ch/fr/
Year established : mai 1949

 

Syrian Arab Republic


Président : M. Hazwan al-Waz*

Secretary-General : Dr Nidal Hassan



Commission nationale syrienne pour l'UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
Al-Mazraa
Al-Shahbandar Square
Syrian Arab Republic


Phone : (963-11) 3321373
(963-11) 3312651

Fax : (963-11) 33501031
E-mail : ncom@scs-net.org; ncom@aloola.sy; 7110846@gmail.com (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.syrianeducation.org.sy (arabic)
Year established : 13 May 1948

 

Tajikistan


Chairperson : Mr Mirzoshohrukh Asrori



Tajikistan National Commission for UNESCO
Address : 42 Rudaki Ave
Dushanbe
Republic of Tajikistan
734051


Phone : (992 37) 221 0305 (Chairperson)
(992 37) 221 17 50 (SG)
(992 37) 221 6001 (staff)



Fax : (992 37) 221 0259 (SG)


E-mail : unesco@mfa.tj; unescotj@mail.ru; asrori.53@mail.ru; shahlo_in@yahoo.com
Year established : 1994

 

Thailand


Chairperson : Mr Chaturon Chaisang*

Vice Chairperson : Ms Panita Kambhu

Secretary-General : Ms Churairat Sangboonnum



Thailand National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Bureau of International Cooperation
Ministry of Education
Ratchadamnoen
Nok Avenue, Dusit
Bangkok 10300
Kingdom of Thailand

Phone : (66) 2628 5646/9
Fax : (66) 2281 0953


E-mail : thainatcom@yahoo.co.th; churasan97@gmail.com (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.bic.moe.go.th
Year established : October 1949

 

The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia


President : Ms Elizabeta Kancheska-Milevska *

Secretary-General : Ms Lidija Topuzovska



National Commission for UNESCO of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Address : Ministry of Culture
Gjuro Gjakovik, 61
1000 Skopje
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Phone : (+389 2) 3240 517 (Secretary General );
(+389 2) 3240 591 (Secretariat);

Ministry:
(+389 2) 3240 500;
(+389 2) 3240 555


Fax : (+389 2) 3240 533

Ministry:
(+389 2) 3226 920

E-mail : l.topuzovska@kultura.gov.mk (SG); minister@kultura.gov.mk (Pt)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.kultura.gov.mk
Year established : 1994

 

Timor-Leste


Chairperson : Mr. Bendito Freitas*

Secretary-General : Ms Angelita Sarmento



Timor-Leste National Commission for UNESCO
Address : c/o Ministry of Education Compound
Vila Verde
Dili
Timor-Leste

Phone : +670 732 1288 (Pt)
+670 333 9667 (SG)

E-mail : tlnationalcom@gmail.com; skiukaikik@yahoo.com (SG)
Year established : 23 April 2009

 

Togo


Président : M. Octave NIcoué BROOHM*

Secrétaire général : M. Akoété Ayao Kougblenou



Commission nationale togolaise pour l'UNESCO
Address : B.P. 3226
LOMÉ
Togo

Phone : (228) 221 61 54;
(228) 222 57 87
(228) 920 63 47 (SG)

Fax : (228) 222 57 87
E-mail : unesco_tg@yahoo.fr ; akougble55@yahoo.fr (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.tg.refer.org
Year established : 19 septembre 1963 par Décret

 

Tokelau


Chairperson : Hon. Elesi Kerisiano Kalolo*

Acting Secretary General : Mr Seiuli Aleta



Tokelau National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Office of the Council for the ongoing Government of Tokelau
Government of Tokelau

Phone : PT: (+685) 20 822/23 (tel) - (+685) 777 1820 (mob)
SG: (+685) 20 822/23


Fax : (+685) 21761

E-mail : keli.kalolo1@gmail.com (Chair); junioraleta@hotmail.com (SG)

 

Tonga


President : Dr ‘Ana Maui Taufe’ulungaki *

Secretary-General : Mrs Lucy Moala-Mafi



Tonga National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Tonga National Commission for UNESCO
P.O. Box 824
Nuku’alofa
Tonga

Phone : +676 23 903 or 23 511 (Chairperson)
+676 23 511 (SG)
+676 774 9956 (SG mobile)

Fax : +676 23 866 (Chaiperson)
+676 23 596 (SG)

E-mail : unesconatcom@tongaeducation.gov.to; unesconatcom@tongaeducation.gov.to; lucymafi@hotmail.com (SG)
Year established : 1984

 

Trinidad and Tobago


President : Mr Tim Gopeesingh *

Chairperson : Dr. Krishendaye Rampersad

Secretary-General : Ms Susan Shurland



Trinidad and Tobago National Commission for UNESCO
Address : 15, Wainwright Street
St. Clair
Port of Spain
Trinidad and Tobago


Phone : (1.868) 622 09 39 ;
(1.868) 628.0154
(1.868) 628 07 11
(1.868) 622 84 12

Fax : (1.868) 622 89 09
E-mail : tntncunesco@tstt.net.tt; sshurland@yahoo.com; tntnatcom@yahoo.com; krislit2@gmail.com(Chairperson)
Year established : 30 July 1970 by Cabinet Minute

 

Tunisia


Président : S.E. M. Fathy Jarray*

Secrétaire général : M Mohamed KHLIFI

Secrétaire général adjoint : M Ahmed Ben ABDALLAH

Chef du Service UNESCO : Mlle Héla SOUHABI

Chef du Service ALECSO-ISESCO : M Tarak JEBALI



Commission nationale tunisienne pour l'éducation, la science et la culture
Address : 22 Rue de Carthagène
El Manar I
2092 TUNIS
Tunisie

Phone : (216) 71 88 96 74-75
(216) 71 88 97 04

Fax : (216) 71 88 97 06
E-mail : med.khlifi@yahoo.fr (SG); comnatu@edunet.tn; ahmed.benabdallah@minedu.edunet.tn; hela.souhabi@minedu.edunet.tn
Year established : 8 mai 1957

 

Turkey


President : Prof. Dr. M. Öcal Oğuz

Vice President : Assist. Prof. Dr. M. Akif Kireçci

Vice President : Ambassador Mr. Hüsnü Gürcan Türkoğlu

Secretary-General : Ms Sema Dinçer

Assistant Secretary-General (responsible for internal affairs) : Ms Şule Ürün

Assistant Secretary-General (responsible for international affairs) : Ms İrem Alpaslan



Turkish National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Reşit Galip Cad. Hereke Sok. No :10
G.O.P. Ankara
Turkey

Phone : (+ 90.312) 426 58 94/118 (SG) /119 and /120 (Assistant SG)
Fax : (+ 90.312) 427 20 64
E-mail : webmaster@unesco.org.tr; ocal@bilkent.edu.tr (PT); semadincer@unesco.org.tr (SG); iremalpaslan@unesco.org.tr (Assistant SG); suleurun@unesco.org.tr (Assistant SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.org.tr
Year established : 25 August 1949

 

Turkmenistan


President : Mr Sapardurdy Toylyev

Secretary-General : Mr Poladov Kouvandyk



Turkmen National Commission for UNESCO
Address : 15, Bitarap Turkmenistan ave.,
(Turkmenistan Academy of Sciences Building)
Ashgabat, 74 4000
Turkmenistan

Phone : (93-12) 35 53 67
Fax : (93-12) 35 53 67
E-mail : poladov@mail.ru;
Year established : September 1994

 

Tuvalu


Chairperson : Hon. Dr. Faalesa Pitoi*

Secretary-General : Ms Katalina Taloka



Tuvalu National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education & Sports
Private Mail Bag
Vaiaku
Funafuti
Tuvalu

Phone : +688 20 405/20 834 (Chairperson)
+688 20 414 (SG)

Fax : +688 20 324 (Chairperson)
+688 20 324/20 413 (SG)

E-mail : ktaloka@gov.tv; eddept@gmail.com
Year established : 1996

 

Uganda


Chairpserson : Hon Jessica Alupo Epel

Secretary-General : Mr Augustine Omare-Okurut

Programme Officer/ Sciences : Mr. Peter Olowo

Assistant Secretary General : Ms Rosie Agoi

Programme Officer /Culture : Dan Kaweesi

Senior Information Scientist : Okello David



Uganda National Commission for UNESCO
Address : P.O. Box 4962
Kampala
Uganda

Phone : (256) 414 25 97 13;

Fax : (256) 414 25 84 05;


E-mail : admin@unesco-uganda.ug; aomare@unesco-uganda.ug (SG); ragoi@unesco-uganda.ug
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco-uganda.ug
Year established : September 1963

 

Ukraine


Chairperson : Mr Danylo Lubkivsky

Vice President : Mr Volodymyr Yatsenkivskyi

Secretary General : Ms Roksolana Ivanchenko



National Commission of Ukraine for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Foreign Affairs
1, Mykhailivska Square
UA - 01018 Kyiv
Ukraine

Phone : (380.44) 238 16 91;
(380.44) 238 15 37

Fax : (380.44) 238 18 36
E-mail : ukgs@mfa.gov.ua; unesco@mfa.gov.ua
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://unesco.org.ua/
Year established : July 1956

 

United Arab Emirates


President : H.E Humaid Mohamed Obaid Al Qutami *



United Arab Emirates National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
P.O. Box 295
Abudhabi
United Arab Emirates

Phone : (971.4)263 80 94 / (971.2) 408 97 02 (Pt);
(971.2)408 98 60 (Mr. Naoufel Boussafa);
(971.2) 408 98 58 (Mr. Masr S. Al Ameri);
(971.2) 408 98 59 (Mr Khalid M. Sayyad, Secretary);
(971.2) 408 99 99 (Operator, MoE)

Fax : (971.4)263 80 26 (Pt)
(971.2) 408 99 09 (Mr. Masr S. Al Ameri);

E-mail : uaenc.4unesco@moe.gov.ae; Masrs.alameri@moe.gov.ae; khalidm.sayyah@moe.gov.ae; naoufel.boussafa@moe.gov.ae
Year established : 1964

 

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


Chairperson : Mr Tim Williams

Vice Chairperson : Mr Gary Brace

Vice Chairperson : Dr Beth Taylor

Head of the Secretariat/Secretary-General : Mr James Bridge

Finance and Office Manager : Ms Andrea Blick



United Kingdom National Commission for UNESCO
Address : c/o United Nations Association-UK
3 Whitehall Court
London SW1A 2 EL
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Phone : (44) (0) 20 7766 3491

E-mail : uknatcom@unesco.org.uk; jbridge@unesco.org.uk (Secretary-General); ablick@unesco.org.uk (Ms Andrea Blick)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.unesco.org.uk
Year established : 1946

 

United Republic of Tanzania


Chairperson : His Excellency Prof Jumanne Maghembe *

Secretary General : Prof. Elizabeth Kiondo



UNESCO National Commission of the United Republic of Tanzania
Address : UNESCO National Commission of the United Republic of Tanzania
P.O. Box 20384
Dar-es-Salaam
United Republic of Tanzania

Phone : (+255.22) 21 26 598 (Office);
(+255) 784 301 912 (mobile);

Fax : (255.22) 21 34 292;
(255.22) 21 12 533

E-mail : eilkiondo@yahoo.com (SG); ericksq@yahoo.com; modesterm@yahoo.com
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.natcom.go.tz
Year established : 1962, by a Cabinet Order Number 337

 

United States of America


Executive Director : Ms Allison Wright



U.S. National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Department of State
2121 Virginia Avenue
Suite 6200
Washington DC 20037
United States of America

Phone : (1.202) 663 0026
Fax : (1.202) 663 0035
E-mail : DCUNESCO@state.gov; wrightas@state.gov (SG)
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.state.gov/p/io/unesco/
Year established : 1946, (re-established on) October 20, 2004 (U.S.C. 287o et seq. and Federal Advisory Committee Act

 

Uruguay


Presidente : Sr Oscar Gómez da Trinidade

Secretaria General : Sra. Andrea VIGNOLO



Comisión Nacional del Uruguay para la UNESCO
Address : Ministerio de Educación y Cultura
Reconquista 535 - piso 5
MONTEVIDEO
Uruguay

Phone : (598) 2915-6352; (598) 2916-1016 (SG)
(598) 9925-4021 (SG movil)
(598-2) 915-2963 (Pt)

Fax : (598-2) 915-6352

E-mail : unesco@mec.gub.uy; subsecretario@mec.gub.uy (Pt); avignolo@mec.gub.uy; sg.unesco@mec.gub.uy
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.comisionunesco.mec.gub.uy/
Year established : 11 March 1975

 

Uzbekistan


Chaiperson : Mr. Adkham Ikramov

Vice-President : Dr Vladimir Norov

Secretary-General : Mr Alisher Ikramov

Deputy Secretary-General : Mr. Sayidafzal Mallakhanov



National Commission of the Republic of Uzbekistan for UNESCO
Address :

Phone : (998.71) 267 05 61; (998.71) 267 05 42
Fax : (998.71) 267 05 38

E-mail : unesco@natcom.albatros.uz;
Year established : 29 December 1994

 

Vanuatu


Chairperson : Hon. Marcellino Pipite*

UNESCO Officer : Mr Hilaire Sese



Vanuatu National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Education
PMB 028
Port Vila
Vanuatu

Phone : (678) 22 309

Fax : +678 24 569 or 24 849
E-mail : hsese@vanuatu.gov.vu
Year established : August 1999

 

Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)


Honorary President : Sr. Francisco de Asis Sesto Novoas *

Presidente : S.E. Sr. Jorge Valero

Secretario General : Sr Porfirio PESTANA DE BARROS

Subsecretario General : Sr. Javier Díaz



Comisión Nacional Venezolana de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address : Avenida Universidad, Esquina de San Francisco
Edificio Centro Mercantil, Piso 4
CARACAS
Distrito Capital 1010
República Bolivariana de Venezuela

Phone : (58-212) 484-9756



Fax : (58-212) 484-9841
E-mail : natcom.venezuela1@gmail.com
National Commissions Web site on unesco.org : http://www.cncu.gob.ve
Year established : 17 August 1948

 

Viet Nam


President : Mr Nguyen Thanh Son

Secretary-General : Mr Nguyen Manh Thang



Viet Nam National Commission for UNESCO
Address : 8, Khuc Hao Street
Ba Dinh District
Hanoi
Viet Nam

Phone : (84.4) 3 799 22 86 (SG)
(84.4) 3 799 35 17
(84.4) 3 799 35 18

Fax : (84.4) 3 823 07 02
E-mail : unescovn@mofa.gov.vn; caophong@mofa.gov.vn (SG); thangthao@hotmail.com
Year established : 15 June 1977

 

Yemen


Chairperson : Dr. Abdul Razzaq Al-Ashwal *

Secretary-General : Dr. Ahmed Ali Hasan Al-Maamari



Yemeni National Commission for UNESCO
Address : P.O. Box 12642
Sana'a
Yemen

Phone : (967-1) 214-612 ;
(967-1) 214- 615

Fax : (967-1) 214-613
E-mail : mamarih@yahoo.com (SG)
Year established : 1971

 

Zambia


Presient : Dr John Phiri*

Secretary-General : Ms Brenda Muntemba



Zambia National Commission for UNESCO
Address : P.O. Box 50619
Lusaka
Zambia

Phone : (260.211) 254 340
(260-1) 250558
(260-79) 524035

Fax : (260.211) 254 340;
(260.211) 254 342;
(260.211) 254 138


E-mail : natcomzambia@gmail.com; hmmilumbe@gmail.com; bmuntemba.unesco@gmail.com (SG)
Year established : August 1966 by an Act of Parliament

 

Zimbabwe


Chairperson : Dr Mrs Olivia Muchena*

Acting Secretary General : Dr Temba Petros Ndlovu



Zimbabwe National Commission for UNESCO
Address : Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education
P. Bag CY 7732
Causeway
Harare
Zimbabwe

Phone : +263-4-732 726 (Chairperson)
+263-4-737 407 (SG)
+263 777 016 541 (SG mobile)

Fax : (263 4) 732 752
E-mail : zimnatcom@gmail.com; drtpndlovu@gmail.com (SG)
Year established : 3 March 1987 by Presidential Decree

 

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