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NZ National Commission for UNESCO launches funding round

Monday, 19 June 2017, 2:39 pm | NZ National Commission for UNESCO

The New Zealand National Commission for UNESCO is calling for Expressions of Interest for its contestable funding round by 30 June. More >>

National Commission for UNESCO awards $279,000 in grants

Wednesday, 2 November 2016, 10:22 am | NZ National Commission for UNESCO

The New Zealand National Commission for UNESCO is delighted to announce the awarding of 13 grants worth $279,000 in total for the New Zealand National Commission for UNESCO’s 2016/2017 Contestable Funding Round. More >>

Details of Major Journalism Congress Announced

Tuesday, 3 May 2016, 2:58 pm | NZ National Commission for UNESCO

‘Access to Information and Fundamental Freedoms’ is the overarching theme of this year’s World Press Freedom Day #WPFD2016 celebrations. As the organisation charged with promoting freedom of the press, UNESCO (The United Nation’s Educational, ... More >>

Diversity Forum and Youth Forum – 26 August 2013

Thursday, 22 August 2013, 11:10 am | NZ National Commission for UNESCO

The annual New Zealand Diversity Forum, now in its ninth year, is a unique event that brings together those interested in New Zealand’s increasing diversity to share ideas and best practice. More >>

Samoan Language Week a worldwide success

Wednesday, 9 June 2010, 1:42 pm | NZ National Commission for UNESCO

Samoan Language Week has been a great achievement this year with thousands of people celebrating gagana Samoa here in New Zealand and around the world, says NZ National Commission for UNESCO chair, Bryan Gould. More >>

Treaty of Waitangi is a Living Document

Friday, 5 February 2010, 2:15 pm | NZ National Commission for UNESCO

“As we mark the 170th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi, the hope is that New Zealanders continue to consider the Treaty as a living document,” says NZ National Commission for UNESCO chairman, Bryan Gould. More >>

New Zealand honours victims of the Holocaust

Tuesday, 27 January 2009, 4:14 pm | NZ National Commission for UNESCO

The United Nations International Day of Commemoration to honour victims of the Holocaust was marked with ceremonies in Wellington today, 27 January 2008. More >>

Cartwright: Launch of the UN Year of Languages

Friday, 22 February 2008, 9:39 am | NZ National Commission for UNESCO

Speech for Dame Silvia Cartwright Chair, NZ National Commission for UNESCO at the Launch of the UN International Year of Languages Te Papa Tongarewa 21 February 2008 More >>

Launch of the UN International Year of Languages

Friday, 22 February 2008, 9:38 am | NZ National Commission for UNESCO

“Humankind’s most powerful tools to preserve and develop our tangible and intangible heritage are our languages,” says UNESCO New Zealand National Commission chair, Dame Silvia Cartwright. More >>

UNESCO Science Scholarship Winners Announced

Friday, 7 July 2006, 4:51 pm | NZ National Commission for UNESCO

Two university students from Dunedin and Auckland have won Undergraduate Science Scholarships awarded by the New Zealand National Commission for the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) to recognise top secondary ... More >>

Education for Sustainability Boost Welcomed

Wednesday, 10 May 2006, 3:25 pm | NZ National Commission for UNESCO

Today's budget news that $13 million will be spent on education for sustainable development is a significant step towards sustainability says the Secretary-General of the NZ National Commission for UNESCO, Elizabeth Rose. More >>

New Zealander to chair UNESCO Council

Tuesday, 21 March 2006, 4:41 pm | NZ National Commission for UNESCO

New Zealander Lawrence Zwimpfer has been elected chair of the Intergovernmental Council for UNESCO’s [United Nations Education, Science and Cultural Organisation] Information for All Programme (IFAP). More >>

 

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