26th International Advisory Committee for Biosphere Reserves

The 26th session of the International Advisory Committee for Biosphere Reserves (IACBR) will be held from 17 to 20 February 2020 at UNESCO Headquarters.

The International Advisory Committee for Biosphere Reserves, composed of 12 members, is the primary scientific and technical Committee body advising the International Co-ordinating Council (ICC) of the MAB Programme and its World Network of Biosphere Reserves (WNBR) and the Director-General of UNESCO on matters pertaining to the WNBR: scientific and technical matters concerning the nomination of new sites and, changes and periodic reviews of sites already included in the WNBR, as well as the development, operation and monitoring of the WNBR which they constitute in accordance with the Seville Strategy and the Statutory Framework for the WNBR.


Type of Event Category 5-Advisory Committee
Start 17.02.2020 09:00 local time
End 20.02.2020 17:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Raondry Rakotoarisoa, Noeline
Organizer SC/EES/NBC
Contact Ms Noëline Raondry Rakotoarisoa, n.raondry-rakotoarisoa@unesco.org
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters
Street 7, place de Fontenoy
Room Room VII, Room III, Room VI
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English
Estimated number of participants 19
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