Fifth Meeting of States Parties to the 1970 Convention on the Illicit Trafficking of Cultural Property

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According to Article 14.1 of its Rules of Procedure, the Meeting of States Parties is convened every two years. The Fifth Meeting will be organized on 20 and 21 May 2019 at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris.
In addition to serving the renewal of half of the Members of the Subsidiary Committee (election of 9 new Members), the State Parties – among others – will be invited to discuss recommendations on the strengthening of the implementation, efficiency and visibility of the Convention, as well as continued discussions on issues concerning governance, the use of the fund of the 1970 Convention and the amendment of the rules of procedure.


Type of Event Category 2-Intergovernmental meeting
Start 20.05.2019 10:00 local time
End 21.05.2019 17:00 local time
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Focal point Al-lamki, Ghaliya
Organizer The 1970 Convention Secretariat
Country France
City Paris
Street 7 place de Fontenoy
Room Room XI
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Language of Event English, French, Spanish, Chinese, Arabic, Russian
Estimated number of participants 200
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