The 1st International Conference on Small Island States (SIS) and Subnational Island Jurisdictions (SNIJs) Location

CALL FOR PAPERS The 1st International Conference on Small Island States (SIS) and Subnational Island Jurisdictions (SNIJs) Island: Sint Maarten/St Martin  Venue: The University of St Martin, Philipsburg  Dates: 11-14 March 2018 DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS: October 1, 2017 VISIT SITE: http://projects.upei.ca/unescochair/island-statesisland-territories-an-international-conference/   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 →