Den norske UNESCO-kommisjonen

Organization's name: Den norske UNESCO-kommisjonen
Organization's acronym: ZAP
Former Name(s): ZAP
Headquarters address  
Address: Ministry of Education and Research
Kirkegata 18
N-0032 Oslo
Norway
Phone: +47 22 24 75 03
Fax: +47 22 24 78 52
Email: natcom@unesco.no
Web site: http://www.unesco.no

Organization type: Others
Languages::
  • Norwegian(B)

Contacts & Participation:

First Name:

Last Name:

Contact Type:

Jan Monteverde Haakonsen Others

Activities

Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Climate Change
  • Environment
Geographic scope: International
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1946
Year of registration (YYYY): 1946
Organizational structure: The National Commission concentrates on giving advice to the Norwegian government in UNESCO-related issues. It is also active in promoting UNESCO`s ideas and in making UNESCO known in the Norwegian society. The current Norwegian National Commission was established during fall 2008 and will be in office until 2012. .
Number and type of members: The Norwegian National Commission for UNESCO consists of 16 members appointed by the Norwegian government. The 16 members have special skills in at least one of UNESCO`s four disciplines. The National Commission concentrates on giving advice to the Norwegian government in UNESCO-related issues. It is also active in promoting UNESCO`s ideas and in making UNESCO known in the Norwegian society.
Funding structure other: Ministry of Education and Research

Additional Information

Main Objective

Sustainable Development
Username: natcom@unesco.no