Djibouti considers nominating Abourma Rock Art site to the UNESCO World Heritage List
Mr Ibrahim Hassan a guardian of the Abourma Rock Art site in Djibouti ©UNESCOTerry Little
Agreement signed between UNESCO and the Government of Japan for the commencement of the project: “Strengthening Disaster Prevention Approaches in Eastern Africa”.
On Tuesday 2nd March 2020 UNESCO and the Government of Japan officially signed the agreement for the commencement of the project Strengthening Disaster Prevention Approaches in Eastern Africa By providing substantial funding support the Government of Japan has again demonstrated their commitment to UNESCO and the humanitarian and development needs of Africa
East African Ministers joined UNESCO’s first virtual meeting of Ministers of Culture to discuss measures taken to address the impact of COVID-19 on the culture sector
UNESCO supports the development of a regional contingency plan for protecting mountain gorillas, conservation personnel, tourists and park adjacent communities from SARS CoV-2
Call for Applications: Development of Smart Phone Application for IOS/Android for Know Disaster in Africa – Awareness among Youth / Children and common Public
East Africa celebrates the UN World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development with the organization of ResiliArt debates.
Nairobi Pretty Nose Contest 2 © Michael Soi
EU/UNESCO support development of a national copyright policy to strengthen the cultural and creative industries in South Sudan.
Juba Film Festival © Simon Bingo
Ethiopia hosts a technical workshop on enhancing national capacities for natural World Heritage site nominations
Ugandan cultural experts unite to lead the country into new era of open, dynamic cultural policies for sustainable development
Child of the Sky 2015 Nigeria©Victor Ehikhamenor
Eastern African stakeholders participate in a UNESCO regional workshop on “Reshaping cultural policies for the promotion of fundamental freedoms and the diversity of cultural expressions
UNESCO launches the Third Cycle of Periodic Reporting on World Heritage in the Africa Region
East African participants in the Regional launch meeting for the Third Cycle of the Periodic Reporting on World Heritage in the Africa Region 11 September 2019 GrandBassam Côte dIvoire ©UNESCOChen Xiangling