Mission Statement

flag curacaoThe role of the Curaçao National Commission for UNESCO (Curaçao NatCom) is to make known the programmes of UNESCO in the country and to involve Civil Society, NGOs, Ministries, Schools and Youth in the advancement of UNESCO’s mandate in the country.

The National Commission executes the UNESCO vision by promoting its programmes in the working fields of Education, Sciences (Social & Human, Natural), Culture, Communication and Information.

This is done by:

  1. To function as a think tank,
  2. Setting general standards for the Minister,
  3. Capacity building,
  4. Supporting a clearing house for the UNESCO Secretariat and,
  5. Supporting international cooperation in action fields mentioned.

The Committee promotes the UNESCO vision in its fields of competence: Education, Sciences (Natural, Social and Human) Culture and Communication and Information.