UNESCO: United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization

UNESCO General Conference - 33rd Session

 Speeches - Michael Abiola Omolewa (President of the General Conference)
At the dinner in honour of the African World Heritage Experts' meeting, and the African World Heritage Fund Workshop
- Lord Charles Hotel, Somerset West, South Africa
  • Africanworldheritage_eng.pdf

  • At the Annual Meeting of UNESCO Goodwill Ambassadors
    - UNESCO Headquarters
  • Goodwill_eng.pdf

  • At the Plenary meeting of UNESCO African Group
    - UNESCO Headquarters
  • Africangroup_eng.pdf

  • On the visit of His Excellency Jean Ping, President of the 59th session of the General Assembly of the United Nations
    - UNESCO Headquarters
  • Jeanping_eng.pdf

  • On the first International Experts Committee on the Action Plan for the Safeguarding of the Cultural Heritage of the Old City of Jerusalem - Al Quds
    - UNESCO headquarters, Paris
  • Jerusalem_eng.pdf

  • On the last meeting of the series for the Caribbean States for the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
    - Dominica, Roseau.
  • Safeguardingheritage_eng.pdf

  • UNESCO/OECD Guidlines on Quality Provision in Cross-Border Higher Education
    - OECD headquarters, Paris
  • oecd_eng.pdf

  • On the occasion of the visit of His Excellency Gilberto Gil Brazilian Minister of Culture and UNESCO Artist for Peace
    - UNESCO headquarters, Paris
  • gil_eng.pdf

  • On the occasion of the Ad hoc working group on the relations between the three organs of UNESCO Information meeting for Permanent Delegates and Observers to UNESCO
    - UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France
  • adhoc_eng.pdf

  • Issues of Memory: Coming to Terms with the Slave Trade and Slavery
    - On the occasion of the closing ceremony of the 2004 International Year to Commemorate the Struggle Against Slavery and its Abolition and the above mentioned International Conference.
  • slavetrade_eng.pdf

  • On the occasion of the first official visit of His Excellency Svetozar Marovic, President of Serbia and Montenegro to UNESCO headquarters
    - UNESCO headquarters, Paris
  • visit_marovic_eng.pdf

  • International Conference on the Safeguarding and Restoration of Tangible and Intangible Cultural Heritage
    - UNESCO headquarters, Paris
  • tang_intang_fr.pdf

  • UNESCO - What Future?
    - UNESCO headquarters, Paris
  • what_future_eng.pdf

  • UNESCO/OECD Guidelines on Quality Provision in Cross-Border Higher Education Drafting Meeting 2
    - In collaboration with Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan.
    Tokyo University, Tokyo, Japan.
  • qualityprov_eng.pdf

  • On the occasion of the 170th session of the Executive Board
    - UNESCO headquarters, Paris.
  • 170exbd_eng.pdf

  • On the occasion of the Launching of the publication: Minorities: From Non-Discrimination to Identity (by Dr. Ion Diaconu
    - Permanent Delegates Cercle, Miollis, Paris
  • mminorities_eng.pdf

  • On the occasion of the visit of His Excellency Dr. Sam Nujoma, President of the Republic of Namibia to UNESCO Headquarters
    - UNESCO Headquarters, Paris.
  • visit-nujoma_eng.pdf

  • On the occasion of the Intergovernmental meeting of Experts on the Preliminary Draft Convention on the Protection of the Diversity of Cultural Contents and ARtistic Expressions
    - UNESCO headquarters, Paris
  • prot_div_cul_eng.pdf

  • On the occasion of the First meeting of the Forum of African regional and sub-regional organizations to support cooperation between UNESCO and NEPAD (FOSRASUN)
    - UNESCO headquarters, Paris.
  • fosrasun_eng.pdf

  • On the occasion of International Literacy Day
    - Cape Town South Africa.
  • int_lit_day_eng.pdf

  • On the occasion of the relighting of the eternal flame of the monument of the unknown chestnut
    - For the celebration of the bicentenary of the proclamation of the first black state, Haiti, and the International Year to Commemorate the Struggle against Slavery and its Abolition - Port-au-Prince, Haiti - 24 August 2004
  • slavery_haiti_rev_eng.pdf

  • The Cross-Cultural Networks in History of Modern Education of the International Standing Conference for the History of Education (ISCHE XXVI)
    - University of Geneva, 16 July 2004
  • Cross_Cultural_Networks_eng.pdf

  • Intervention at the opening of the 28th session of the World Heritage Committee
    - Suzhou, China - 28 June 2004
  • Speech_Suzhou_WHC_eng.pdf

  • On the occasion of the inscription of the White City of Tel-Aviv – the Modern Movement (Israel) - on the World Heritage List
    - Tel-Aviv (Israel)- 6 - 8 June 2004
  • Telaviv.pdf

  • Education and Development in the Commonwealth
    - University of Nottingham
  • educdevcommonw_eng.pdf

  • Speech to the African Group at the United Nations
    - New York, United States of America
  • Speech_ny_eng.pdf

  • Intervention at the closing of the 169th session of the Executive Board
  • 169_Executive_Board_Closing_eng.pdf

  • Intervention at the opening of the 169th session of the Executive Board
  • 169_Executive_Board_Opening_eng.pdf

  • Perspectives on international quality assurance, accreditation and recognition of qualifications
    - On the occasion of the UNESCO/OECD Guidelines on Quality Provision in Cross-Border Higher Education Drafting Meeting.
  • Qualityprovision_paris.pdf

  • International seminar on Slave Trade in the Caribbean
    - Dominican Republic
  • Slavetrade_dominican.pdf

  • History: imagination and reality
    - On the occasion of the Carthage 8th International meeting
    Beit al-Hikma Academy - Tunisia
  • Carthage8thmeeting-tunisia.pdf

  • Annual Meeting of UNESCO Goodwill Ambassadors
    - UNESCO, Paris
  • Goodwillambass_paris.pdf

  • International Symposium on Dialogue among Cultures and Civilizations
    - The contribution of Education, at all levels and stages, to the Dialogue among Cultures and Civilizations - Sana'a, Yemen
  • Dialoguecultures_sana.pdf

  • Dialogue of Civilizations, Religions and Cultures in West Africa
    - International Congress on Inter-religious Dialogue - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Dialoguereligions_nigeria.pdf

  • Speech to the 2003 ADEA Biennale
    - Grand Baie, Mauritius
  • 2003adeabiennale_mauritius.pdf

  • International Conference on Intercultural Dialogue and Culture of Peace
    - Libreville, Gabon
  • Interculturalpeace_Gabon.pdf

  • Réunion sur l'élaboration de lignes directrices UNESCO/OCDE sur La garantie de la qualité dans l'enseignement supérieur transnational
    - Paris, France
  • HigherEducation_French.pdf

  • Décennie des Nations Unies pour l'Alphabétisation
    - A l'occasion de la célébration biennale de l'Association pour le Développement en Afrique. - Port Louis, Maurice (île)
  • Developpementafrique_ilemaurice.pdf