Meeting of the Working Group on the Operational Guidelines
A meeting of the Working Group of States Parties to the Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage was held on 9 and 10 February 2011 at UNESCO Headquarters (Room IV, 7 place de Fontenoy, Paris).
The Group discussed document UCH/11/WG/220/1 containing the Draft Operational Guidelines of the Convention (elaborated by the group based on a Secretariat draft contained in document UCH/09/2.MSP/220/5 in its English language version).
According to Resolution 5/MSP 2, the members of the working group with the right to vote are:
Bulgaria, Cambodia, Croatia, Ecuador, Grenada, the Islamic Republic of Iran, Lebanon, Mexico, Nigeria, Portugal, Romania, Saint Lucia, Spain and Ukraine.
The representatives of other UNESCO Member States and permanent observer missions participated as observers.