Anniversaries

UNESCO participates since 1956 in the commemorations of historic events and in the anniversaries of eminent personalities celebrated by Member States in order to give them worldwide significance.

Celebrating and drawing attention to personalities, works or events that have contributed to the mutual enrichment of cultures helps to promote international understanding, closer relations among peoples and peace. 

Events

17
Apr
2016

The United Nations  Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)in partnership with the United Nations Mission in South Sudan ((UNMISS)  invites you to: "Sports together for a

28
Mar
2016

Sixteen extraordinary men and women are currently travelling across the seven continents, performing in a huge range of unique and atmospheric venues and will stop off at the UNESCO Headquarters in

15
Dec
2015

Gala show organized on the occasion of the celebration of the 2000th anniversary of the founding of the city of Derbent, the oldest city in Russia (Republic of Daghestan, Russian Federation).