"Promoting sustainable development and international exchanges through education, sciences and culture".
UNESCO Hong Kong Association Limited is a charitable institution under Section 88 of the Inland Revenue Ordinance. (IRD Ref No. 91/10053)
UNESCO Hong Kong Association is a member of Chinese National Federation of UNESCO Clubs, Centres and Associations, a regional reporting member of United Nations Global Compact.
UNESCO Hong Kong Association (UNESCO HKA) is dedicated to facilitating and achieving UNESCO's mission, creating conditions for dialogue among civilizations, cultures and peoples based upon respect for commonly shared values.
It is through this dialogue that the world can achieve global visions of sustainable development encompassing observance of human rights, mutual respect and the alleviation of poverty. It strives to work towards the building of peace and to facilitate the sustainable development of society, economy and environment through education, sciences and culture.
UNESCO HKA aims to:
Uphold the mission and objectives of UNESCO
Launching programmes and activities in accordance with UNESCO objectives
Leveraging Hong Kong's technology and talents to best support its long-term development as well as that in Mainland China
Strengthening Hong Kong's roles in international affairs and activities