About the National Commission for UNESCO:
The National Commission is chaired, ex-officio, by the Honourable Minister of Education (Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education).
Committees or Sub-Committees:
There are 5 technical committees, for education, science, culture, communication and the ‘Man and the Biosphere’ programme.
Chairperson | Year
Mr. George W.L. Thomas 1993–1998
Mrs. Ralphina D. Almeida 1998–2001
Mrs. Ann Therese Ndong Jatta 2001–2004
Ms. Fatou L. Faye 2004–present
Secretary General | Year
Mr. George W.L. Thomas 1983-1993
Dr. Alieu B.S Taal 1993-1995
Mrs. Mam Sallah Cham 1995-2001
Mrs. Sukai Bojang 2001-2011
Mr. Yahya Al-Matarr Jobe (Acting SG) 2011-present