1945Adoption of the UNESCO Constitution in London
1947Birth of the Sendai UNESCO Association in Japan (The first UNESCO Association in the world)
1951Japan admitted to UNESCO
1954Foundation of the Meguro UNESCO Association
2014Meguro UNESCO Association celebrates its 60th anniversary

Our Objectives

The Meguro UNESCO Association, with support from the Meguro City Board of Education, is compliant with the Japanese law concerning UNESCO activities. The Association launches a variety of volunteer activities to realize UNESCO's spirit of peace in the local community through education, science, culture and communication.

About Us

As at the end of 2015, more than 340 regular members,and 130 foreign members, take part in various volunteer activities.

Organization Chart of UNESCO and Non-Governmental UNESCO organizations in Japan

We welcome anyone, of any age, gender or nationality, who agrees with our objectives. If you are interested in becoming a member, please contact the Meguro UNESCO Association for details.

How to Apply for Membership

Please let us know by phone or fax, your name, address, phone number, and email address. We will send you an application form.


[Phone] 03-5725-6150
  2-24-3, Gohongi, Meguro-ku,Tokyo
[ Email]meguro@unesco.or.jp