APPLICATION FOR ACCREDITATION
A global grassroots movement, Clubs for UNESCO supports the Organization’s priorities by using a community’s own experience, skills and outlook to foster peace and exchange. They consist of groups of people from all ages, from all walks of life and every background who share a firm belief in UNESCO’s ideals.
The primary purpose of the Clubs is to develop understanding and support for UNESCO and its programs. They seek to disseminate UNESCO’s ideals and undertake activities directly inspired by those of the Organization, broaden cultural horizons and provide an invaluable service to UNESCO and to the National Commissions for UNESCO in supplementing public information activities.
The Clubs respect the founding principles of UNESCO and are non-profit making. They are also legally and financially independent from UNESCO.
Clubs for UNESCO aim to:
Four (4) main categories of Clubs for UNESCO:
Programs, projects and activities of clubs must be aligned to one or more of the following overarching objectives of UNESCO:
The club must be existing for at least a year and has implemented project/s related to the above objectives.
CRITERIA FOR NEWLY-ACCREDITED UNESCO CLUBS
1. The vision and mission of the club should be inclined to the thrusts and ideals of United Nation Education, Science, and Culture Organization (UNESCO): Education, Science and Technology; Human and Social Sciences; Culture; and Communication.
2. The club must be established and run at least one year on the day of submission and headed by adviser/s with the club’s officers.
3. The club must have sustainable projects that help other people in their school and community without sacrificing the environment and the rights of others.
4. The club should have strong funding and/or budget that sustain the club’s project and other future activities and must have no issue with any credit.
5. The Logo of the club must be original and/or should not violate the guidelines on using the UNESCO logo.
6. The number of members of the club must be enough to execute the vision and mission of the club in the entire year.
7. The club must highly recommended to be one of the accredited UNESCO Clubs in the Philippines by the entitled person in the community or in school.
8. The club should be intended to be accredited UNESCO Club and not forced by anyone.
The UNESCO National Commission (UNACOM) is responsible for the orientations and legitimacy of activities that are undertaken by the UNESCO Clubs. It is highly recommended that the “Practical Guide for UNESCO Clubs” be consulted before proceeding with the accreditation process. A copy of which may be downloaded at http://goo.gl/WUm3km.
The step-by-step process is as follows:
4. Timeline for applications for accreditation:
July 30, 2019 : Deadline of Applications
December 5 2019 : Accreditation Ceremony
Please deposit membership fee at:
Account Name: National Coordinating Body of UNESCO Clubs in the Philippines (NCBUCP) Inc.
Account Number: 1981 1777 69
Land Bank of the Philippines YMCA Branch
For deposits from abroad, please use Swift Code: TLBPPHMM.
For more information, please email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org or and/or coordinate with any of the following:
DANILO G. SORIANO JR.
President, NCBUCP, Inc.
Mobile Number: 09772437912
email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org
Download and fill out the Application for Accreditation of Clubs for UNESCO form below. for further details: