The Kenya National Commission for UNESCO working alongside other partners such as, the Civil Peace Service (CPS/GIZ), Kenya Community Media Network (KCOMNET) and other partners, will celebrate this year’s World Radio Day on the theme: “Dialogue, Tolerance and Peace” with a cultural festival including debates, presentations, stage performances and radio drama on peace. The celebrations […]
Earlier this morning, Dr. Evangeline Njoka, MBS, led the Commission’s management team and internal auditors to welcome Mr. Anthony Maritim from Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) for the Stage 1 audit of the ISO 9001:2015 certification process. While giving the closing remarks after the successful completion of the exercise, Dr. Njoka reiterated the importance of […]
The Senior Management of Kenya National Commission for UNESCO led by the Secretary General Dr. Evangeline Njoka, MBS has successfully completed the Strategic Plan Review and Situational Analysis for the period 2014-2018. The exercise, which was undertaken at Flamingo Beach Resort in Mombasa, enabled the team to analyze performance against agreed upon parameters and critically […]
Kenya joined global leaders in making a commitment on achievement of SDG 4 by the year 2030 during the Global Education Meeting which was held in Brussels from 3rd to 5th December, 2018. The Kenyan delegation which was led by the Principal Secretary, State Department for University Education and Research under the Ministry of Education, […]
Paris, 29 November—In light of recent reports claiming the birth of the first gene-edited babies, UNESCO reiterates the absolute need to heed internationally agreed principles that affirm the value of human rights and human dignity as the prime concern for any medical research and intervention on human beings. While developments in genome editing techniques […]
The community living within the proposed UNESCO Global Geopark have identified over 90 potential geosites within the area. This is a move that takes Kenya a step closer to the establishment and the accreditation of Kenya’s pioneer UNESCO Geopark which will be Africa’s 3rd Geopark. The stakeholders drawn from the local community, county and national […]
There is something incredible that will take place in Kisumu County during the month of September 2018. ENHANCING NATIONAL COHESION, IDENTITY AND PRIDE Kenya National Commission for UNESCO preparing for the launch of a scintillating celebration of our diverse, rich, cultural heritage. The upbeat, lively County of Kisumu is playing host to the 3rd KNATCOM […]
In a professional context it often happens that private or corporate clients corder a publication to be made and presented with the actual content still not being ready. Think of a news blog that’s filled with content hourly on the day of going live. However, reviewers tend to be distracted by comprehensible content, say, a random text copied newspaper or the internet. The are to focus on the text, disregarding the layout and its elements. Besides, random text risks to be unintendedly humorous or offensive, an unacceptable risk in corporate environments.