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Third session of the General Assembly of the States Parties

The third session of the General Assembly of the States Parties to the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage took place from 22 to 24 June 2010 at UNESCO Headquarters.

In conformity with its Rules of Procedure and with Article 6 of the Convention, the General Assembly conducted an election for the renewal of half of the Members of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage. The General Assembly also examined and approved additional draft operational directives to guide the implementation of the Convention, revised some of the directives it adopted at its second session in June 2008 and proceeded with accreditation of non-governmental organizations for advisory services to the Committee.

Participants, summary records and resolutions

Mr Toshiyuki Kono (Japan), President of the third session of the General Assembly

Chairperson, Vice-Chairs and Rapporteur

Speeches

Working documents

Information documents