The Austrian Commission for UNESCO (ÖUK) is the national coordination and liaison office for all of UNESCO’s areas of activity in Austria.
Austria joined UNESCO on 13 August 1948. The Austrian Commission for UNESCO was established as a national liaison office in 1949 in accordance with Article VII.1. of the UNESCO constitution.
UNESCO stands for United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization. It is one of the 15 legally independent specialist agencies in the United Nations.
Austrian Commission for UNESCO, Universitätsstrasse 5/12, 1010 Vienna, Tel.: +43 (0)1 526 13 01, e-mail: email@example.com