Contacts of National Commissions for UNESCO (Alphabetical Order: A-F)

Updated:25/07/11 14:39:37 PM CST

Afghanistan
Chairman: Mr Ghulam Farook Wardak
Secretary-General: Mr Mohammad Shafi HAQMAL
Afghan National Commission for UNESCO
Address: Ministry of Education, United Nations Compound, KABUL, AFGHANISTAN
Phone: (+ 93) (70) 25 16 11
Fax: (+ 93) (20) 210 38 48
E-mail: afghanistan_unesco@yahoo.com

Albania
Président: Mr Myqerem Tafaj *
Secrétaire générale: Ms Eni Jucja
Commission nationale albanaise pour l' UNESCO
Address: Boulevard Zhan d'Ark, AL – TIRANA, ALBANIE
Phone: (355.4) 364 090 ext. 167
Fax: (355.4) 362 084;
(355.4) 362 085
E-mail: ejuca@mfa.gov.al (SG)
 
Algeria
Président: M. Boubakeur Benbouzid, Ministre de l'Education
Secrétaire général: M. Sidi Mohamed BRAHIM-OTSMANE
Commission nationale algérienne pour l'éducation, la science et la culture
Address: BP 65K, El Mouradia, ALGER, ALGERIE
Phone: (213-21) 23.28.62; (213-21) 23.28.05; (213-21) 23-22-78
Fax: (213-21) 23.22.87
E-mail: algunesco@yahoo.fr; brahim.otsmane@yahoo.fr (SG)
 
Andorra
Président: M. Joan Peruga
Secrétaire général: M. Jean-Michel Armengol
Comissió Nacional Andorrana per a la UNESCO 
Address: Avinguda Fiter i Rossell, 71, AD700 Escaldes Engordany, Principauté d'Andorre
Phone: (+376) 825 700 (direct)
Fax: (+376) 861 911 (direct)
E-mail : cnau.unesco@andorra.ad; jmarmengol@andorra.ad;
Web site: http://www.unesco.ad
 
Angola
Président: M. António Burity da Silva NETO
Secrétaire permanent: M. Manuel Teodoro Quarta
Commission nationale angolaise pour l'UNESCO
Address: C.P. 1451, Luanda, ANGOLA
Phone: (244.222) 33 70 10; (244.222) 33 70 13; (244.91) 25 04 714 (portable SG)
Fax : (244.222) 39.21.38 (Com.nat.)
E-mail : unesco2@snet.co.ao; mtquarta@gmail.com (SG) 
 
Antigua and Barbuda
Chair: Dr. The Hon. Jacqui Quinn Leandro
Secretary-General: Dr. Reginald Murphy
Antigua and Barbuda National Commission for UNESCO
Address: Ministry of Education, Culture, and Technology, Church Street, St. John's, ANTIGUA W.I., ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA
Phone: (1-268) 462.4959
Fax: (1-268) 462.4970
E-mail: regmurphy@hotmail.com (SG)
 
Argentina
Presidente: Sr Alberto Estanislao Sileoni *
Secretario Ejecutivo a.i.: Sr Miguel Vallone
Comisión Nacional Argentina de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address: Pizzurno 935, P.B. Of. 20, 1020 Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA
Phone: (54.11) 41 29 11 56; (54.11) 41 29 12 90
Fax: (54 11) 41 29 11 57; (54 11) 41 29 12 85
E-mail: mvallone@me.gov.ar; conaplu@me.gov.ar 
 
Armenia
President: Mr. Edward Nalbandyan
Secretary-General: Mr Vahram Kazhoyan
Armenian National Commission for UNESCO
Address: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 2, Government House, Republic Square, 0010 YEREVAN, ARMENIA
Phone: (374-10) 54-40-41 (Ext. 212)
Fax: (374-10) 54-39-25
E-mail: k.mehrabekyan@mfa.am; n.ohanyan@mfa.am
Web site: http://www.unesco.am
 
Aruba
Chairperson: Mrs C. Zaandam
Secretary-General: Mr James A. Oduber
Aruba National Commission for UNESCO
Address: Vondellaan # 6-A, AW – ORANJESTAD, ARUBA (Dutch Caribbean)
Phone: (297) 583-5863
Fax: (297) 583-5009
E-mail: unescoaruba@gmail.com
 
Australia
Chairperson: Ms Anthea Tinney
Secretary-General: Ms Lalita Kapur
Australian National Commission for UNESCO
Address: International Organizations Branch, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, R.G. Casey Building, John McEwen Crescent, Barton ACT 0221, Australia
Phone: (61.2) 6261 2037 (Sec.Gen.)
Fax: (61.2) 6112 3335 (Sec.Gen.)
E-mail: natcom.unesco@dfat.gov.au
Web site: http://www.dfat.gov.au/intorgs/unesco 
 
Austria
President: Dr. Eva Nowotny
Secretary-General: Ms Gabriele Eschig
Austrian Commission for UNESCO
Address: Universitätsstraße 5/4. Floor/12, A-1010 VIENNA, AUSTRIA
Phone: (43-1) 526 13 01
Fax: (43-1) 526 13 01 - 20
E-mail: oeuk@unesco.at; eschig@unesco.at (SG)
Web site: http://www.unesco.at 
 
Azerbaijan
Chairperson: M. Elmar Mammadyarov*
Acting Secretary-General: Mrs Gunay Efendiyeva
National Commission of the Republic of Azerbaijan for UNESCO
Address: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Shikhali Gurbanov Str. 4, 1009 BAKU, AZERBAIJAN
Phone: (994.12) 596 93 22; (994.12) 596 90 72
Fax: (994.12) 596 94 07
E-mail: unesco@mfa.gov.az 
 
Bahamas
Chair: Hon. Theresa Moxey-Ingraham
Secretary-General: Mr Haldane Chase
Bahamas National Commission for UNESCO
Address: Ministry of Education, P.O. Box N-3913/14, Thompson Boulevard, NASSAU, BAHAMAS
Phone: (1.242) 502- 8215; (1.242) 328-6069 (SecGen's direct line); (1.242) 502-8204; (1.242) 502-2725 (Office Staff)
Fax: (1.242) 356-3815
E-mail: intlorgs@yahoo.com 
 
Bahrain
Chairperson: Dr Majed Ali Al Noaimi *
Secretary-General: Mr Isa Abdullah AL NASHEET
Bahrain National Commission for UNESCO
Address: P.O. Box 43, MANAMA, BAHRAIN
Phone: (973) 17 78 13 91(Sec. Gen.); (973) 17 78 07 41
Fax: (973) 17 68 11 04
E-mail: moe.national.esc@moe.gov.bh; noora_k@moe.gov.bh; mencnas@moe.gov.bh; Isaalnasheet@gmail.com (SG)
Web site: http://www.education.gov.bh (Mineduc) 
 
Bangladesh
Chairman: H.E. Mr Nurul Islam Nahid *
Secretary-General: Mr Syed Ataur Rahman
Secretary: Mr Md. Mahmudul Hassan
Bangladesh National Commission for UNESCO
Address: Ministry of Education, 1, Asian Highway, Palassy-Nilkhet, Dhaka-1205, Bangladesh
Phone: (88 02) 716 13 95 (Chairman); (88 02) 716 87 11 (SecGen); (88 02) 862 79 68; (88 02) 862 79 69
Fax: (88 02) 716 75 77; (88 02) 861 34 20
E-mail: bncu@bdcom.com; info@moedu.gov.bd
Web site: www.bncu.gov.bd 
 
Barbados
Chairperson: Ms Allisandra Cummins
Deputy Chairperson: Mrs Wendy Griffith-Watson
Secretary-General: Ms Harriett M. Daisley
Barbados National Commission for UNESCO
Address: Ministry of Education, Youth Affairs & Sports, The Elsie Payne Complex, Constitution Road, ST MICHAEL, BARBADOS
Phone: (1.246) 430 27 19 (Sec-Gen); (1.246) 430 27 00 (Switchboard, Min.Ed.); (1.246) 426 64 59 (Chairperson); (1 246) 430 27 08 (Deputy Chairperson)
Fax: (1.246) 436 24 11
E-mail: barbnatcom.unesco@gmail.com; hdaisley@hotmail.com; alissandra_bds@yahoo.com

Belarus
President: Mr Uladzimir Shchasny
Secrétaire générale: Mme Elena Krasovskaya
Commission of the Republic of Belarus for UNESCO
Address: 19 Lenina street, 220030 MINSK, BELARUS
Phone: (375.172) 27 33 53
Fax: (375.172) 10 42 50; (375.172) 27 45 21
E-mail: su@mfa.gov.by

Belgium
Président de la Commission flamande pour l’UNESCO: Prof. Marc Vervenne
Président de la Commission belge francophone et germanophone pour l’UNESCO: M. Philippe BUSQUIN
Secrétaire général de la Commission flamande pour l’UNESCO: M. Jan De Bisschop
Secrétaire général de la Commission belge francophone et germanophone pour l’UNESCO: M. Marien Faure
Commissions belges pour l'UNESCO
Address: Secrétariat de la Commission nationale belge pour l'UNESCO:
Délégation permanente de la Belgique auprès de l'UNESCO, Maison de l'UNESCO, Bureau MS1.37, 1, rue Miollis, 75732 PARIS CEDEX 15
Phone: - Commission flamande pour l’UNESCO: +32 (0)25 53 59 00 (SG)
- Commission belge francophone et germanophone pour l’UNESCO: + 32(0)2 421 85 70 (SG)
Fax: Commission flamande pour l’UNESCO: Fax +32 (0)2 553 60 37 (SG)
E-mail: Commission flamande pour l’UNESCO: marc.vervenne@gbeg.kuleuven.be (Pt); jan.debisschop@iv.vlaanderen.be (SG); Commission belge francophone et germanophone pour l’UNESCO: m.faure@wbi.be (SG); Secrétariat de la Commission nationale belge pour l'UNESCO: dl.belgique@unesco-delegations.org

Belize
President: Hon. Patrick Faber *
Vice-President: Hon. Pablo Marin
Vice-President: Ms Dianne Haylock
Secretary-General: Dr. David Brown
Belize National Commission for UNESCO
Address: Ministry of Education, Planning and Projects Unit, 52 Albert Street, Belize City, Belize, C.A.
In addition to the above address, correspondence can also be addrssed to:
Ministry of Education, West Block, BELMOPAN, BELIZE (Central America).
Phone: (501) 227 64 86 (SG)
Fax: (501) 227 57 05
E-mail: dnabrowne1945@yahoo.com (SG);belizenatcom@gmail.com

Benin
Président: M. Félicien ZACHARIE *
Secrétaire général: M. Irénée Fidégnon BOKO
Commission nationale béninoise pour l'UNESCO (CNBU)
Address: B.P. 520, PORTO-NOVO, BENIN
Phone: (229) 20 22 00 66; (229) 20 22 00 65 (SG, Tel./fax)
Fax: (229) 20 22 00 65 (SG, Tel./fax)
E-mail: spcnbu@yahoo.fr; ketdjo@yahoo.fr; ibokof@yahoo.fr

Bhutan
Chairperson: H.E. Lyonpo Thakur Singh Powdel
Secretary-General: Mrs Sangay Zam
Secretary: Ms. Jamyang Choeden
Bhutan National Commission for UNESCO
Address: Ministry of Education, 1-7 Wogmin Lam, Namgyechholing, THIMPHU, BHUTAN
Phone: (975)-2323-825 (Chairman); (975)-2325-230 (Secretary-General); (975)-2322-912 (Secretary)
Fax: (975)-2326-424 (Chairman); (975)-2324-827 (Secretary-General); (975)-2325-069 (Secretary)
E-mail : powdyel@gmail.com (Pt); unesco@druknet.bt; jamyangc@druknet.bt
Web site: http://www.education.gov.bt/Secretariat/UNESCO/unesco.htm
 
Bolivia
Presidente: Lic. Robetto Ivan Aguilar Gomez *
Secretario Permanente : Lic. Ronald Jesus Barrancos Torrez
Comisión Nacional Boliviana para la UNESCO
Address: Ministerio de Educación, Relaciones Internacionales, Avenida Arce No 2147, Casilla de Correo: 3116, La Paz, Bolivia
Phone: (591-2) 244-1200; (591-2) 244-0160
Fax: (591-2) 244-0864; (591-2) 244-0376
E-mail: rbarrancos@minedu.gov.bo (SG)
Web site: http://www.minedu.gov.bo (Mineduc)
 
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Président: Mr Sredoje Novic
National Commission of Bosnia and Herzegovina for UNESCO
Address: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Musala 2, BA - 71000 SARAJEVO,  BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
Phone: (387) 33.281.158; (387) 33.269.570
Fax: (387) 33.472.188; (387) 33.211.464
E-mail: biljana.gutic@mvp.gov.ba (SG); unesco@vijeceministara.gov.ba

Botswana
President: Mrs Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi*
Secretary-General: Mrs Mavis Mmanane Kelebemang
Programme Officer: Ms Tumisang Jeanie Baruti
Botswana National Commission for UNESCO
Address: Ministry of Education and Skills Development, Private Bag 005, GABORONE, BOTSWANA
Phone: (267) 365 54 40; (267) 365 54 39 (SG); (267) 367 45 18 (PO); (267 365 54 62 (Pres)
Fax: (267) 390 70 35; (267) 397 25 31
E-mail: pvenson@gov.bw; mkelebemang@gov.bw; tbaruti@gov.bw

Brazil
Executive Secretary: Mr Joaquim Caetano Gentil Netto
Assistant to the Secretary-General: Mr. Lima Joao
Chief of DAMC: Mr Luis Felipe Fortuna
Division of Cultural and Multilateral Agreements (DAMC)
Address: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Palacio Itamaraty, Anexo 1 - sala 407, CEP 70170-900, Brasilia-DF, Brazil
Phone: (55.61) -3411-8482
Fax: (55.61) -3411-8480
E-mail: damc@mre.gov.br; felipe.fortuna@itamaraty.gov.br

British Virgin Islands
Chairperson: Hon. Andrew Fahie
Secretary-General: Dr. Allison Flax-Archer
British Virgin Islands National Commission for UNESCO
Address: Ministry of Education and Culture, Central Administration Complex, Road Town, TORTOLA, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
Phone: (1.284) 494-7739; (1.284) 494-7740
Fax: (1.284) 494-7431; (1.284) 468-0021
E-mail: unesco_bvi@yahoo.co.uk; aflax-archer@gov.vg (SG); scherzo@surfbvi.com
 
Brunei Darussalam
Chairperson: Hon. Mr ABDUL RAHMAN Taib *
Secretary-General: Mrs Datin Apsah Abdul Majid
Brunei Darussalam National Commission for UNESCO
Address: International Affairs Unit, Permanent Secretary's Office, Ministry of Education, Brunei Darussalam
Contact for the National Commission
Mr Othman Haji Simbran,
Acting Senior Special Duties Officer/Head of International Affairs Unit
Phone: 673 2380703
Fax: 673 2384019
E-mail: apsah.majid@moe.edu.bn
Web site: http://www.moe.gov.bn
 
Bulgaria
Président: M. Todor Churov *
Vice-président: M. Andrey Tehov
Commission nationale de la République de Bulgarie pour l'UNESCO
Address: Ministère des Affaires étrangères, B. P. 386, BG - 1040 SOFIA, BULGARIE
Phone: (359-2) 948 22 23 (Sec.gén); (359-2) 873 48 71
Fax: (359-2) 973.31.89; (359-2) 973 33 41
E-mail: tchurov@mfa.government.bg (Pt); snishkova@mfa.government.bg
Web site: www.unesco-bg.org
 
Burkina Faso
Président: M. le Professeur Joseph Paré*
Secrétaire général: M. Ahmed Baba Soulama
Commission nationale burkinabé pour l'UNESCO
Address: Ministère des enseignements secondaire, supérieur et de la recherche scientifique, 03 B.P. 7046, OUAGADOUGOU 03, BURKINA FASO
Phone: (226) 50 30 72 15
Fax: (226) 50 31 56 14
E-mail: conasco@fasonet.bf

Burundi
Président: M. Saïdi Kibeya *
Secrétaire permanent: M. Aaron Barutwanayo
Commission nationale du Burundi pour l'UNESCO
Address: Ministère de l'Education nationale, Boulevard de l'Uprona, B.P. 1990, BUJUMBURA, Burundi
Phone: (257) 22 22 4517 (Secrétariat du Sec. perm.); (257) 22 22 45 247(Secrétariat du Président);
(257) 216.940 ( Direct du SP/CNU; (257) 22 25 33 53 (Dir. Minéduc)
Fax: (257) 22 223755 (Sec. Permanent) ; (257) 22 228477 (Minéduc)
E-mail: abarutwa@yahoo.fr

Cambodia
Président: H.E. Mr. Sok An *
Vice-Présidente: Mme Sun Saphoeurn
Secrétaire générale: Mme Tan Theany
Secrétaire général adjoint: M. Chuch Phoeurn
Secrétaire général adjoint: M. Yos Eang
Commission nationale du Cambodge pour l'UNESCO
Address: N° 74, Preah Sihanouk Avenue - B.P. 29, PHNOM PENH, CAMBODGE
Phone: (855-23) 210 369
Fax: (855-23) 210 369
E-mail: camnac@hotmail.com

Cameroon
Présidente: Mme Adjidja Youssouf *
Secrétaire général: M. Barthelemy Mvondo Nyina
Commission nationale de la République du Cameroun de coopération avec l'UNESCO
Address: B.P. 16536, Yaoundé, CAMEROON
Phone: (237) 2222-4996; (237) 2222-1122
Fax: (237) 2222-1122 (Sec. Com. Nat.); (237) 2222-4996 (Com.nat.)
E-mail: mvondonyina@yahoo.fr; cnucameroun@yahoo.fr

Canada
President: Dr Axel Meisen
Vice-President: Ms Christina Cameron
Secretary-General: Mr David A. Walden
Special Adviser to the Secretary-General: Ms Katherine Berg
Canadian Commission for UNESCO
Address: 350 Albert Street, P.O. Box 1047, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5V8, Canada
Phone: (+ 1.613) 566 44 14 (ext. 4551);
From USA & Canada / A partir des USA et du Canada:
(1.800) 263 55 88 ( ext. 4551)
Fax: (+ 1.613) 566 44 05
E-mail: info@unesco.ca;  david.walden@unesco.ca (SG) 
Web site: http://www.unesco.ca 
 
Cape Verde
Présidente: Mme. Vera Valentina D. LOBO de PINA *
Secrétaire permanente: Mme Maria da Gloria Rendall Ribeiro Serrano Santos
Commission nationale cap-verdienne pour l'UNESCO
Address: Caixa Postal 51-A, PRAIA - ILHA DE SANTIAGO, CAP-VERT
Phone: (238) 262-13-61; (238) 262-14-89
Fax: (238) 262-45-44
E-mail: Sec-CNU@GOVCV.gov.cv; gloria.ribeiro@govcv.gov.cv (SG); Sec-CNU@fcnu.gov.cv (SG); ribeiro.sacha@gmail.com (SG)
 
Central African Republic
Président: M. Ambroise Zawa
Secrétaire général: M. André Denamsekete
Commission nationale centrafricaine pour l'UNESCO
Address: Ministère de l'Education nationale, B.P. 1583, BANGUI, République centrafricaine
Phone: (236) 21.61.43.00 ; (236) 21.61.55.91
Fax: (236) 21.61.41.74
E-mail: comnat.unesco@yahoo.fr

Chad
Président: Monsieur Abderahim YOUNOUS ALI *
Secrétaire général: M. Abdelkérim Adoum Bahar
Commission nationale tchadienne pour l'UNESCO
Address: B.P. 731, NDJAMENA, Tchad
Phone: (235) 22 51 46 71
Fax: (235) 22 51 39 76
E-mail: abdelkerim_adoum@yahoo.fr

Chile
Presidente: Mónica Jiménez de la Jara, Ministra de Educación
Secretaria Ejecutiva: Ms Ana María Foxley Rioseco
Comisión Nacional Chilena de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address: Oficina de Relaciones Internacionales, Ministerio de Educación, Avenidad Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins 1371, 6 piso, (of. 609), SANTIAGO DE CHILE
Phone: (56-2) 390.4650; (56-2) 390.4623
Fax: (56-2) 380-0342
E-mail: comisionunesco@mineduc.cl; ana.foxley@mineduc.cl
Web site: www.comisionunesco.cl
 
China
Chairman : Mr HAO Ping
Secretary-General : Mr FANG Maotian
Deputy Secretary-General : Mr Du Yue
National Commission of the People's Republic of China for UNESCO
Address: 37, Damucang Hutong Xidan, CN - 100816 BEIJING, CHINA
Phone: (86-10) 66 09 68 44 (General Policy and Admin Office); (86-10) 66 09 65 53 (Div. Science and Culture); (86-10) 66 09 62 49 (Div. Education)
Fax: (86-10) 66 01 79 12
E-mail: natcomcn@moe.edu.cn
Web site: http://www.unesco.org.cn/index.jsp (in Chinese only)
 
Colombia
President: Mr Jaime Bermúdez Merizalde
Secretaria Ejecutiva: Sra. Victoria Gonzalez-Ariza
Comisión Colombiana de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address: Viceministerio de Asuntos Multilaterales, Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores, Carrera 5 N° 9-03, BOGOTA, D.C., COLOMBIA
Phone: (57-1) 3814270 / 3814271 (Directo), (57-1) 3814000 Ext. 1646 / 1655 / 1659 / 1775 (PBX)
Fax: (57.1) 3814747 Ext. 2402
E-mail: comisionunesco@cancilleria.gov.co
Web site: http://www.comisionunesco.gov.co
 
Comoros
Président: Dr Abdourahim Said Bakar*, Min de l'Educ Nat, Arts
Secrétaire général: M. Aboubakari Boina
Assistant du Secrétaire général: M. Said Abdou Abdou Ahamada
Commission nationale des Comores pour l'UNESCO
Address: Ministère de l'Education nationale, B.P. 2557, MORONI, Comores
Phone: (269) 73 53 62 (SG); (269) 33 53 62 (Portable SG); (269) 33 44 00
Fax: (269) 73 08 91 (téléphone/fax)
E-mail: comnat.comores@comorestelecom.km; aboubakariboina@yahoo.com (SG); abou.boina@comorestelecom.km (SG)
 
Congo
Président: M. Henri Ossebi *
Secrétaire général: M. Gabriel Bokoumaka
Commission nationale congolaise pour l'UNESCO
Address: B.P. 493, BRAZZAVILLE, Congo
Phone: (242) 82 27 19
Fax: (242) 83 03 13
E-mail: gabrielbok@yahoo.fr

Cook Islands
Chairman: Hon. Jim Marurai *
Secretary-General: Mr Sonny Williams
Cook Islands National Commission for UNESCO
Address: C/o Ministry of Education, P.O. Box 97, Rarotonga, Cook Islands
Phone: (682) 29 357 (Chair); (682) 20-725 (SG)
Fax: (682) 22 425 or 28 357 (Chair); (682) 23-725 (SG)
E-mail: secfa@mfai.gov.ck; interaff@mfai.gov.ck; register@mfai.gov.ck; sonny@oyster.net.ck (SG)
 
Costa Rica
Presidente: Sr. Leonardo Garnier Rímolo*
Secretaria general: Sra. Marta Eugenia Sánchez
Comisión Costarricense de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address: Apartado Postal 393-2050, San Pedro de Montes de Oca, SAN JOSÉ, COSTA RICA
Phone: (506) 2224.43.20; (506) 2225.51.12; (506) 2283.75.27
Fax: (506) 224.43.20
E-mail: comisioncr@comisionunesco.cr
Web site: http://www.unesco.or.cr
 
Côte d'Ivoire
Président: Mr Gilber Bleu-Lainé *
Secrétaire général: M. Lou Mathieu Bamba
Commission nationale ivoirienne pour l'UNESCO
Address: Ministère de l'Education nationale, B.P. V 297, ABIDJAN 01, Côte d'Ivoire
Phone: (225) 22 44 05 49; (225) 22 44 04 36
Fax: (225) 22 44 06 83
E-mail: loumathieub@yahoo.fr
Web site: http://cote_ivoire.comnat.unesco.org
 
Croatia
President: Mr Vladimir Markovic
Deputy President: Kresimir Nemec
Secretary-General: Mrs Rut Carek
Croatian Commission for UNESCO
Phone: (385 1) 48 66 304
Fax: (385 1) 48 66 526
E-mail: unesco@min-kulture.hr; rut.carek@min-kulture.hr
Web site: http://www.min-kulture.hr/unesco 


Cuba
Presidente: Sr. Juan Antonio Fernandez Palacios
Secretaria Permanente: Sra. Alicia Gonzalez
Comisión Nacional Cubana para la UNESCO
Address: Ave. Kohly n° 151, esq. 32 Nuevo Vedado, La Habana, Cuba
Phone: (53.7) 53 21 03; (53.7) 881-00 88; (53.7) 881-02 13
Fax: (53.7) 53 21 04
E-mail: cncu@cncu.minrex.gov.cu; alicia@cncu.minrex.gov.cu (SG); juantonio@cncu.minrex.gov.cu (Pt)
Web site: http://cuba.comnat.unesco.org
 
Cyprus
President: Mrs Loukia Hadjigavriel
Secrtery-General: Mr. Pavlos Paraskevas
Officer: Mrs Dia Evagorou
Officer: Mrs Loukia Mouyi
Cyprus National Commission for UNESCO
Address: 27 Ifigenias street, Strovolos, 2007 Nicosia, Cyprus
Phone: +(357) 22 809809; +(357) 22 809810
Fax: (+357) 22 809 873
E-mail: unesco@culture.moec.gov.cy
Web site: http://www.unesco.org.cy/english/index.shtm
 
Czech Republic
Chairperson: Prof Helena Illnerova
Secretary-General: Mr Milan Kuna
Czech Commission for UNESCO (Ceska Komise pro UNESCO)
Address: Rytírská 31, 110 00 PRAHA 1, CZECH REPUBLIC
Phone: (420) 221.610.126
Fax: (420) 221.610.122
E-mail: unesco@mzv.cz; milan_kuna@mzv.cz (SG)
Web site: http://www.mzv.cz/unesco (in Czech and English)
 
Democratic People's Republic of Korea
President: Mr. PAK Gil Yon
Secrétaire général: M. Ri Hung Sik
Secrétaire général adjoint: M. Ri Si Hong
National Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea for UNESCO
Address: Ministère des Affaires étrangères, Boîte postale 44, PYONGYANG, REPUBLIQUE POPULAIRE DEMOCRATIQUE DE COREE
Phone: (850-2) 382.72.22
Fax: (850-2) 381.46.60 
 
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Président: M. Mwaku Famba MAKER *
Secrétaire permanent: M. Nsambi Bolaluete
Commission nationale de la République démocratique du Congo pour l'UNESCO
Address: B.P. 14, KINSHASA - Gombe G.C., République démocratique du Congo
Phone: (243.81) 81 357 06; (243.99) 99 032 59; (243.89) 89.663. 66
Fax: (243.88) 99.753 61 (Bureau UNESCO)
E-mail: nsambijoseph@yahoo.fr 
 
Denmark
Chairperson: Ms. Linda Nielsen
Secretary-General: Ms Bodil Mørkøv Ullerup
The Danish National Commission for UNESCO
Address: Frederiksholms Kanal 26, DK-1220 Copenhagen K, Denmark
Phone: (45) 33 92 51 07 (Sec. Gen.); (45) 33 92 52 16 (Secretariat)
Fax: (45) 33 92 54 92
E-mail: unesco@uvm.dk; boull2@uvm.dk (SG); linda.nielsen@jur.ku.dk (Pt)
Web site: http://www.unesco.dk 
 
Djibouti
Président: M. Abdi Ibrahim Absieh *
Vice-Président: M. Rifiki A. Bamakhrama
Coordonnateur: Mahamoud-Issé Mahdi
Secrétaire général: M. Fathi Ahmed Chamsan
Commission nationale de Djibouti pour l'UNESCO
Address: B.P. N° 2102, DJIBOUTI
Phone: (253) 35.08.50; (253) 35.30.44
Fax: (253) 35.68.19
E-mail : cnesc@intnet.dj 
 
Dominica
Chairperson: Hon. Peter Saint-Jean *
Secretary-General: Ms Sonia Williams
Dominica National Commission for UNESCO
Address: Ministry of Educationand Human Resource Development, 2nd Floor, Government Headquarters, Kennedy Avenue, ROSEAU, COMMONWEALTH OF DOMINICA
Phone: (1 767) 266.30.22 (Direct tel.); (1 767) 448-2401 Ext. 3022; (1 767) 616-6060 (celular)
Fax: (1 767) 448-0644 (direct)
E-mail: unesco@cwdom.dm; teacherglor@yahoo.com 
 
Dominican Republic
President: Mr. José Rafael Lantigua
Secretary-General: Ms. Nikauly Vargas
Contact: Ms. María Mercedes Brito
Comisión Nacional Dominicana para la UNESCO
Address: Calle Luperón N° 105, Ciudad Colonial, SANTO DOMINGO, REPÚBLICA DOMINICANA
Phone: (1 809) 688 9634; (1 809) 687 3885 (SG)
Fax: (1 809) 688.94.59
E-mail: cnu_rd@hotmail.com; cnu_rd@yahoo.com; comisionunescord@gmail.com
Web site: www.cndu.gob.do 
 
Ecuador
Presidente: Excma.Sra. Da. María Gloria VIDAL *
Secretaria Permanente: Sra. Patricia Ashton
Comisión Nacional Ecuatoriana de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address: Ministerio de Educación, Av. Amazonas N° N34-45 y Juan Pablo Sanz, Quito, Ecuador
Phone: (593.2) 398 13 18
Fax: (593.2) 398 13 19
E-mail: dir.cooperacion@educacion.gov.ec; sucashton@hotmail.com (SG) 
 
Egypt
President: Dr Hany Helal*
Secretary-General: Mr Mohammed Safwat Salem
Egyptian National Commission for UNESCO
Address: 7, Shareh Ibrahim Abou-Al Naja, Block 1, Hayy Al-Sifarat, Emtedad Abbas El-Aqqad, Madinet Nasr-AL-QAHERA, CAIRO - EGYPT
Phone: (202) 22.75.24.90; (202) 22.75.14.36; (202) 22.75.13.85; (202) 22.75.15.24; (202) 22.75.15.60; (202) 22.75.23.62
Fax: (202) 22.75.06.14
E-mail: ide@egnatcom.org.eg; egnatcom@egnatcom.org.eg; safwat_m_salem@yahoo.com (SG)
Web site: http://www.egnatcom.org.eg 
 
El Salvador
Presidente: Sr Salvador Sánchez Cerén*
Technical Secretary: Mr. Mauricio Romero Choto
Secretario Ejecutivo: Sr Eduardo Badia Serra
Comisión Nacional Salvadoreña de Cooperación con la UNESCO
Address: Ministerio de Educación, Edificio A-2, Plan Maestro, Centro de Gobierno, SAN SALVADOR, EL SALVADOR
Phone: (503) 22 22 99 65
Fax: (503) 22 21 30 24
E-mail: comision.unesco@mined.gob.sv
Web site: http://www.unesco.org/comnat/elsalvador/ 
 
Equatorial Guinea
Chairperson: S.E. M. Filiberto Ntutumu Nguema *
Vice-Chairperson: M. Secundino Nvono Avomo
Secretario General: Sr. Don Lucas Mbenga Obá Abeme
Secretario General Adjunto: M. José Esono Bacale
National Commission for UNESCO of Equatorial Guinea
Address: Ministerio de Educación, Ciencia y Deporte, Calle Rey, MALABO, GUINEA ECUATORIAL
Phone: (240 09) 48 93; (240 09) 67 80; (240 25) 95 68 (portable Sec.gén)
Fax: (240 09) 43 61; (240 09) 33 13 
 
Eritrea
Chairperson: Mr Semere Russom *
Secretary-General: Mrs Mehret Iyob
Eritrea National Commission for UNESCO
Address: Ministry of Education, Liberation Avenue, P.O. Box 1056, ASMARA, ERITREA
Phone: (291 1) 12 78 17; (291 1) 12 78 18; (291 1) 11 57 26 (SG); (291 1) 12 78 08 (Mineduc)
Fax: (291 1) 12 53 69
E-mail : natcomeri@yahoo.com

Estonia
Chairperson: Dr Kristin Kuutma
Secretary-General: Mrs Marika Valk
Deputy Secretary-General: Ms Margit Siïm
Estonian National Commission for UNESCO (UNESCO Eesti Rahvuslik Komisjon)
Address: 2, Pikk Street, EE - 10123 TALLINN, ESTONIA
Phone: (372-5) 028 475; (372-6) 441-431; (372-6) 313.757
Fax: (372-6) 313.757
E-mail: unesco@unesco.ee; margit.siim@unesco.ee; marika.valk@unesco.ee (SG)
Web site: http://www.unesco.ee (in Estonian only) 
 
Ethiopia
President: Dr Sentayehu Wolde-Michael*
Secretary-General: Mr. Mebratu Berhan Berhe
Ethiopian National Office for UNESCO
Address: P.O. Box 2996, ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA
Phone: (251.11.1) 55 25 19
Fax: (251.11.1) 55 16 55
E-mail: guguye03@yahoo.com; naueth@gmail.com (SG)
Web site: www.moe.gov.et (Mineduc website) 
 
Fiji
Chairperson: Mr Filipe Bole *
Secretary-General a.i.: Mr Amani T. Cirikisuva
Fiji National Commission for UNESCO
Address: Ministry of Education, Private Mail Bag, Marela House, Suva, Fiji
Phone: Chair: (679) 331 2381; (679) 322 0403
Secretary-General: (679) 322 0415 (SG a.i.)
Fax: (679) 330 3511
E-mail: salaseini.kurunawai@govnet.gov.fj (Pt); amani.cirikisuva@govnet.gov.fj (SG a.i.)
Web site: www.education.gov.fj 
 
Finland
President: Mr Tapio Markkanen
Vice-Chairperson: Mr Olli-Pekka Heinonen
Secretary-General: Ms Zabrina Holmström
Finnish National Commission for UNESCO
Address: Ministry of Education and Culture, International Relations, P.O Box 29, FIN-00023 Government, Finland
Phone: (358-9) 160-04 (switchboard); (358-9) 1607-7386 (Sec-Gen.)
Fax: (358-9) 1607-6980
E-mail: unesco@minedu.fi; zabrina.holmstrom@minedu.fi
Web site: www.minedu.fi
 
France
Président a.i.: M. Jean Audouze
Secrétaire général a.i.: M. Jean-Pierre Régnier
Secrétaire général adjoint: M. Jean-Pierre Régnier
Commission nationale française pour l'UNESCO
Address: 57, Boulevard des Invalides, 75700 PARIS 07 SP, FRANCE
Phone: +33(0)1.53.69.35.65 (Sec. Gen.); +33(0)1.53.69.39.55 (Secrétariat)
Fax: +33(0)1.53.69.32.23
E-mail: jean-pierre.regnier@diplomatie.gouv.fr (SG a.i.); commissionfrance.unesco@diplomatie.gouv.fr; janine.d-artois@diplomatie.gouv.fr
Web site: http://www.unesco.fr 
 

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