Secretariat

Within the Section for Cultural Heritage Protection Treaties, the Unit for the 1970 Convention is the Secretariat responsible for the Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property, as well as the Intergovernmental Committee for Promoting the Return of Cultural Property to its Countries of Origin or its Restitution in case of Illicit Appropriation.

The Secretariat works with all UNESCO Member States, including countries that are not yet state parties to the Convention. The work and activities of the Unit for the 1970 Convention is under the authority of the Director-General and in accordance with the approved programme and budget adopted by the General Conference of the Organization.

CONTACT THE UNIT FOR THE 1970 CONVENTION

Email: convention1970(at)unesco.org

Address:
UNESCO - Section for Cultural Heritage Protection Treaties (CLT/HER/CHP)
7, place de Fontenoy,
75352 Paris 07,
France

SECRETARIAT

Mr Edouard PLANCHE
Programme Specialist
Section for Cultural Heritage Protection Treaties
Division for Heritage
Tel: +33 (0) 1 45 68 44 04
Email: e.planche(at)unesco.org

Ms Sophie DELEPIERRE
Associate Expert
Section for Cultural Heritage Protection Treaties
Division for Heritage
Culture Sector
Tel: +33 (0) 1 45 68 43 26
Email: s.delepierre(at)unesco.org

Ms María J. MIÑANA
Assistant Programme Specialist
Section for Cultural Heritage Protection Treaties
Division for Heritage
Culture Sector
Tel: +33 (0) 1 45 68 47 61
Email: m.minana(at)unesco.org

Ms Zeynep BOZ
Expert (Secondment)
Section for Cultural Heritage Protection Treaties
Division for Heritage
Culture Sector 
Tel.: +33 (0)1 45 68 15 14
Email: z.boz(at)unesco.org

Ms Konomi SUGO
Secretarial Assistant
Section for Cultural Heritage Protection Treaties
Division for Heritage
Culture Sector
Tel: +33 (0) 1 45 68 12 88
Email: k.sugo(at)unesco.org

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