Assembly of Latvian National Commission for UNESCO

When, local time: 
Wednesday, 14 October 2015 -
9:00am to 6:00pm
Where: 
Riga
Type of Event: 
Meeting by Member States or Institutions

The ceremonial meeting of the Assembly of Latvian National Commission for UNESCO was chaired by Ms.Dace Melbarde, Minister of Culture to mark the 70th Anniversary of UNESCO.
This occasion was organized in the framework of the UNESCO week in Latvia as well as marking the day when Latvia joined to the UNESCO in 1991.

The main goal of this week is to inform society and to encourage partners such as museums, schools, libraries, municipalities to organize activities devoted to the UNESCO themes and programmes implemented at the national and international level, highlighting national values, cultural heritage and traditions.