Preparations for the 9th UNESCO Youth Forum

To prepare the 2015 participants for the 9th UNESCO Youth Forum, the Sint Maarten National Commission for UNESCO organized sessions with past youth participants for them to share their knowledge and experiences about the forum. The National Commission would like to thank Mr. Kenneth Serrant and Ms. Melanie Choisy (past Youth Forum participants) for assisting with preparing the 2015 youth.. read more →

Minister Claret Connor briefed about process to catalog country’s Intangible Cultural Heritage

PHOTO CUTLINE: Minister Hon. Claret Connor (4th from right) with members of his Cabinet and representatives from the Tourist Bureau. UNESCO Sint Maarten Office Secretary General Marcellia Henry (3rd from left) is standing next to the Minister. (DCOMM)   PHILIPSBURG – Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs,… Transport and Telecommunications (Ministry TEATT) Hon. Claret Connor along.. read more →

UNESCO Youth Heritage Workshop in Montego Bay, Jamaica from April 15-17, 2015

Ralph Cantave a former student of the St. Maarten Academy, and currently a student of the University of St. Martin (USM), has been selected to represent St. Maarten at an UNESCO Youth Heritage Workshop in Montego Bay, Jamaica from April 15-17, 2015. Ms. Marcellia Henry, Secretary General of the Sint Maarten National Commission for UNESCO,.. read more →