World Heritage Site managers’ from the Eastern Africa region provide testimonials on the impacts of COVID-19
UNESCO supports Member States in tackling the pandemic in all its action for education, sciences, culture and knowledge sharing.
Historic visit by Director-General of UNESCO to Somalia to support human dimension of reconstruction through education and culture
Call for Proposals
The UNESCO Office in Nairobi was created in 1965 for the purpose of serving as a regional hub for science, technology and innovation (STI) in Sub-Sahara Africa. Following the UNESCO Africa Field Reform of 2011, UNESCO Regional Office has evolved from a Regional Office for Science and Technology to the even broader scope of a Multi-Sectoral Regional Office responsible for 13 Member States in Eastern Africa and the adjacent Indian Ocean Islands. Countries that we cover are: Comoros, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Rwanda, Seychelles, Tanzania, Somalia, South Sudan and Uganda. Read more...