Workshop on the Protection of Cultural Property in Times of Armed Conflict

25/09/2018
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On September 25-26, 2018, a training on the protection of cultural property in the event of armed conflict is being held at the Defense Institution Building School. Organized by UNESCO and the Ministry of Defense, with the support of the Georgian National Commission for UNESCO, this two-day seminar will be attended by participants from the Ministries of Foreign Affairs and Defense, the Agency for the Protection of Cultural Heritage and the Great Mtskheta Archeological Museum.

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The International Jazz Day will be celebrated on April 30

26/04/2018
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On April 30, 2018, the International Jazz Day will be celebrated in 190 countries around the world, including Georgia. In Georgia, the celebration of this Day under the auspices of UNESCO has already become a tradition.

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Photo contest “Youth Eyes on the Silk Roads”

20/04/2018
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UNESCO launched the photo contest entitled “Youth Eyes on the Silk Roads”. It aims to raise the awareness of the youth and their knowledge of the common cultural heritage of the Silk Roads to encourage them to take artistic photos illustrating this common heritage.

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International Mother Language Day

22/02/2018
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On 21 February, UNESCO celebrates the International Mother Language Day. Since 1999, the involvement of the Organization in celebrating this Day emphasizes the importance of preserving linguistic diversity and promoting mother tongue-based education.

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Events dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the establishment of Tbilisi State University

09/02/2018
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From 7th to 9th February of 2018, various events were held at the Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the University. On February 8, the ceremonial part of the events was attended by delegations of leading Universities and International Organizations from around 50 countries, as well as executive and legislative officials of Georgia.

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