• the call for project proposals of the International Fund for the Promotion of Culture (IFPC) for 2014 is open. Further information can be found on the website, by...

  • On Wednesday, 13 November 2013,the elections of members in the Executive Board for UNESCO was held and Egypt was elected a member in the Executive Board  at the Thirteenth Plenary Meeting of the General Conference  for the next four years till 2017.  

  • The International Fund for Cultural Diversity launched its call for funding requests for the fourth time. The deadline for sending the requests is 30 June 2013. Each NGO or institution that wishes to apply for IFCD funding should consult with the Egyptian National Commission for UNESCO to send...

  • Eng. Safwat Salem was elected vise president of the Executive Board of ALECSO during the 98th session of the Executive Board which took place in Tunisia on 30th December 2012.
  • The Egyptian National Commission for UNESCO would launch the website of the Intangible Cultural Heritage in Egypt on 30th of January 2013, on the occasion of concluding the MEDLiHER project in Egypt.
    The website was designed in November after the field collection was finished, the website...

  • Prof. Shaker Mohammed Fathi, professor in the faculty of Education-Ain Shams university, was assigned as a Secretary-General for the Egyptian National Commission for UNESCO succeeding Eng. Mohammed Safwat Salem.

    The Egyptian National Commission wishes all the best for Prof. Shaker Fathi...

  • The Egyptian National Commission for UNESCO expresses its gratitude to Eng. Safwat Salem, former secretary general of the national commission, for his tremendous efforts for many years in the national commission.

    To acknowledge this efforts, Mrs. Soumayya...

  • The Egyptian National Commission for UNESCO organized a workshop on "Egypt's Strategy towards Climate Change". The workshop took place in the premises of the national commission in Cairo from 22 to 24 December 2012. Eng. Safwat Salem and Dr. Abdel Wareth Sarhan, representative of ISESCO,...

  • Prof. Abdallah Mohareb, Kuwaiti Scholar and Intellectual, was elected as the new ALECSO Director-General succeeding Dr. Mohammed Bin Ashur. The election process took place at the...
  • Within the framework of collaboration between the Egyptian National Commission and ISESCO, The Egyptian National Commission held a regional workshop on "Using Modern Technology in Designing and Producing Post Illiteracy Programmes" from 8 to 11 January 2013 at the HQ of the national commission...