Consultation meeting on UNESCO Small Island Developing States Action Plan

This consultation meeting is a follow-up to the information meeting that took place on 4 April 2019, and in response to 206 EX/Decisions that calls upon the Director-General to facilitate a Small Island Developing States (SIDS) members' meeting to explore a more targeted and measured approach to activities in the SIDS Action Plan, aligned with available resources, and to provide inputs towards the SAMOA Pathway mid-term review.


-Welcome remarks by Ms Shamila Nair-Bedouelle, Assistant Director-General for Natural Sciences

-Speech by H.E. Mr Louis Sylvestre Radegonde
Ambassador, Permanent Delegate of the Seychelles to UNESCO

-Presentation of the results of the preparatory process of the UNESCO Intersectoral working group on SIDS, chaired by Ms Peggy Oti-boateng, Director, Division of Science Policy and Capacity-Building

-Presentation of the results of the SIDS group preparatory meeting(s), chaired by a SIDS representative

-Discussion, chaired by Mr Nigel Crawhall, Chief, Small Island and
Indigenous Knowledge Section

-Closing, Ms Shamila Nair-Bedouelle, Assistant Director-General for Natural Sciences


Type of Event Information Meeting with Permanent Delegations
Start 24.06.2019 09:30 local time
End 24.06.2019 12:30 local time
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Focal point Ikhlef, K.
Country France
City Paris
Street 7, Place de Fontenoy
Room Room IX
Permanent Delegation Contact
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Language of Event English, French
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