• Promoting peace and justice in New Zealand and the Pacific through education, the sciences, culture and the free exchange of ideas.
  • UNESCO New Zealand Memory of the World ensures the preservation of important documentary heritage.
  • Supporting youth representation in the community and internationally.
  • Imagine My City enables young people to become innovative and critical thinkers in sustainable development.

L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Fellowships

LOreal

Applications are now open for the 2017 L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Fellowships. Read More

UNESCO Kalinga Prize for the Popularization of Science

Einstein medal

We are currently seeking recommendations for the 2017 UNESCO Kalinga Prize for the Popularization of Science. Read More

UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development

ESD Prize

UNESCO is seeking nominations for the 2017 UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD). Read More

'Big Girl's celebrate ethnic diversity

Big Girls

Giant puppets, created by refugee and migrant women in New Zealand, are a creative way to celebrate Aotearoa's cultural diversity. Read More