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UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development

UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development The 2019 call for nominations is now open. The UNESCO-Japan Prize on ESD, which is funded by the Government of Japan, consists of three annual awards of USD 50,000 for each recipient. It was awarded for the first time by the DIrector-General of UNESCO in …

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ISESCO PRIZES IN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

ICPSR Centre encourages innovative talent and reward distinctive works for the solution of scientific and technological problems of socio-economic importance. The next launch of these prizes will be early 2019 and they will be awarded every three years thereafter. ICPSR will award prizes to scientists and technologists from ISESCO Member …

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ISESCO Vacancies

The Islamic, Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) announces that it has fixed Thursday 28 February 2019, as a deadline for accepting applications, from competent parties in ISESCO Member States, to fill the vacancies of programme specialist in the Directorates of: Education, Science and Technology, Human and Social Sciences, and …

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UNESCO ICT in Education Prize call for nominations opens

Source: UNESCO The 2018 edition of the UNESCO King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa Prize for the Use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in Education will recognize projects and programmes that leverage innovative technologies to ensure education for excluded vulnerable groups. Benefits Two recipients will receive a monetary award of US$ …

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UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture 2018 ($60,000)

UNESCO calls for candidatures for the UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture. Awarded since 2001, the Prize was established in 1998 in collaboration with the Government of Sharjah (United Arab Emirates) and is now at its 16th edition. UNESCO and the government of Sharjah encourage you to propose qualified candidates who …

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UNESCO/Emir Jaber Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah Prize is now open

Source: UNESCO UNESCO awards the UNESCO/Emir Jaber Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah Prize for Digital Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities every two years. All individuals, institutions, other entities or non-governmental organizations active in the field of inclusion of persons with disabilities in society can present themselves as eligible candidates. …

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Cooperation agreement between ANCU and Kardan University

Afghan National Commission for UNESCO has signed a bilateral cooperation agreement with Kardan University. On 16 June 2018 in order to collaborate in the area of science, education and culture. This agreement would pave the ways for strengthening the       relations, cooperation and coordination process between ANCU and Kardan University. Ejaz …

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Participation of Mr. Zabihullah Warsaji in the 5th International Meeting of National commissions for UNESCO

Participation of Afghan National Commission for UNESCO (ANCU) representative In the 5th International Meeting of National commissions for UNESCO in  Diani, Republic of Kenya, from, 19-21- June 2018. The 5th Interregional Meeting of National commissions for UNESCO had been held from 19-21 June 2018’ by National Commission in Diani Republic …

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GCED Online Campus for Global Citizens

ASIA-PACIFIC CENTRE OF EDUCATION FORINTERNATIONAL UNDERSTANDING (APCEIU) APCEIU invites you to GCED ONLINE CAMPUS, our e-learning platform on Global Citizenship Education (GCED)! The platform provides not only GCED online courses but also special lectures by speakers and professionals from around the world. These courses and lectures are free of charge …

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L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science

Source: https://www.forwomeninscience.com/en/awards L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in ScienceInternational Awards 2019 editionPhysical Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science Created in 1998, the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science International Awards program identifies and supports eminent women in science throughout the world. Each year, five Awards Laureates are recognized for their contributions to the advancement …

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ISESCO research grants for young scientists

Source: ISESCO Grants The ICPSR grant program is designed to give researchers an opportunity to gain experience in their academic field by working as a Research Assistant on a faculty member’s research project or on their own project under the close guidance of academic institution or scientific research center. These grants …

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ANCU Members visited UNESCO Kabul Office

On Feb 13, 2018, Afghanistan National Commission for UNESCO (ANCU) members had a meeting with UNESCO Kabul Office. First of all, Ms. Patricia Macphlips Director of UNESCO Kabul Office warmly welcomed ANCU members and added that, this mutual meeting can provide good opportunities for expanding relations between UNESCO Kabul Office …

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ISESCO prize of literacy and non-formal education

  I. Background: Ongoing policy discussions concerning post-2015 future of literacy reveal that despite explicit target for adult literacy in the Education for All goals in Dakar framework of Action 2000, efforts made by countries and development partners are not keeping pace with ongoing challenges. As a matter of fact, …

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