Second information session with Member States on UNESCO’s Strategic Transformation

In the presence of the Deputy Director­General Mr Xing Qu, the Co-Leaders of the Strategic Transformation Thematic Working Groups will present on specific progress made on their respective work since the first session held on 22 November 2018, including on principals and criteria for field presence, change of management culture, and strategic communication and partnerships.

The second information session on UNESCO’s Strategic Transformation aims at presenting to Member States the progress made since the first information session held on 22 November 2018.

This information session will be dedicated to specific topics about the Strategic Transformation, namely the new criteria and principles for UNESCO’s field presence, the change of management culture in the Organization, strategic partnerships and strategic communication.

The key expected result of the meeting is to gather Member States’ input and feedback on the Strategic Transformation process. An interim report on the progress of the Strategic Transformation will be submitted to the upcoming Executive Board in April 2019.

* Live Webcast;
(The interpretation of proceedings serves to facilitate communication and does not constitute an authentic record of the proceedings. Only the original speech is authentic).


Type of Event Information Meeting with Permanent Delegations
Start 13.02.2019 15:00 local time
End 13.02.2019 17:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Ahmimed, Charaf
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters
Street 7, place de Fontenoy
Room Room IV
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants 150
Official Website
Link 1 Stratégic Transformation Portal
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