International Conference of NGOs
Culture and Cultures: Reconciling universality and diversity
The Conference, a statutory element of collective cooperation explicitly provided for by the new Directives, is a key forum for meeting and dialogue among NGOs in official partnership with UNESCO, intended to “review the state of cooperation with UNESCO and facilitate cooperation between organizations having common interest”. In addition, NGOs in official partnership with UNESCO will have the opportunity to communicate collectively to the Director-General their views and suggestions about the preliminary proposals on C/4 and C/5.
In Collective cooperation, UNESCO NGO partners under the New Directives shall hold a conference every two years. This global forum shall, in particular, enable the Director-General to gather advice and suggestions from non-governmental organization.
|Type of Event||Consultative Meeting|
|Start||12.12.2012 10:00 local time|
|End||14.12.2012 18:00 local time|
|Date to be fixed||0|
|Focal point||Colombo, Sabina|
|Street||7, place de Fontenoy|
|Permanent Delegation Contact|
|Language of Event||English, French|
|Estimated number of participants||200|