SC Commission - Room II

The SC Commission is meeting from 3 p.m. on 12 November until 6 p.m. on 14 November.

It will consider and adopt the Draft Programme and Budget for 2014-2017, as concerns Part II.A: Major Programme II – Science for peace and sustainable development. Other agenda items concern the establishment of category 2 centres under the auspices of UNESCO, proclamation by the United Nations of 2015 as the International Year of Light, the UNESCO Global Geoparks Initiative and the renewal of the Operational Agreement between UNESCO and the Government of the Netherlands concerning the UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education. A representative of the Youth Forum will also present the forum’s conclusions to the Commission.

The full list of agenda items and their relevant documents are as follows:

4.2 Consideration and adoption of the Draft Programme and Budget for 2014-2017 (37 C/5, 37C/6 Add. And Cor., 37 C/8 SC)
Part II.A: Major Programme II – Science for peace and sustainable development

5.4 Establishment of category 2 centres under the auspices of UNESCO (37 C/18  Parts II-VIII; X; XIII and XVII)

5.5 Conclusions of the Youth Forum

5.6 Proclamation by the United Nations of 2015 as The International Year of Light (37 C/20)

5.7 UNESCO Global Geoparks Initiative (37 C/46)

5.10 Renewal of the Operational Agreement between UNESCO and the Government of the Netherlands on the UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education (37 C/54)


See also

Items on the Agenda


Summaries of debates

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