10th UNESCO Youth Forum, 25 to 26 October 2017

The 10th UNESCO Youth Forum will be held at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, France from 25 to 26 October 2017.  Since 1999, the UNESCO Youth Forum has provided an innovative, ongoing opportunity for youth to work in dialogue with UNESCO, to shape and direct the Organization’s approach and to present their concerns and ideas to.. read more →

Agri-Cultural Festival, Feb. 26, 2017

The Sint Maarten National Commission for UNESCO would like to congratulate Mr. Denicio Wyatte and Spaceless Gardens for organizing a wonderful Agri-Cultural Festival on Feb. 26, 2017. The event highlighted the importance of celebrating and investing in agriculture and culture on St. Maarten. Spaceless Gardens believes it’s essential to create and execute community-orientated projects that.. read more →

1st Annual S’Maatin International Mother’s Language Day Competition

On Tuesday February 21st, 2017 the Department of Culture in collaboration with the SG of UNESCO, Ms. Marcellia Henry, hosted the first annual S’Maatin International Mother’s Language Day competition. The competition consisted of students from the St. Maarten Academy/PSVE, and the Charlotte Brookson Academy. The students were divided into two categories; Poetry and Skit/Storytelling. The.. read more →