195th session of the Executive Board

©UNESCO/Michel Ravassard
UNESCO’s Executive Board

The Executive Board is elected by the General Conference and is one of the three constitutional organs of UNESCO.

It consists of 58 Member States with a four-year term of office. Each State Member appoints one representative and may also appoint alternates.

The Executive Board examines the programme of work for the Organization and corresponding budget estimates. It ensures the effective and rational execution of the programme by the Director-General.
Bureau : Wednesday, 15 and Friday, 17 October
Special Committee : Thursday 16 October
Committee on Conventions and Recommendations : Wednesday 15 October p.m. to Friday 17 October
Committee on Non-Governmental Partners : Friday 17 October
Plenary meetings : Monday, 20 and Tuesday, 21 October
then, Wednesday, 29 October and Thursday 30 October
Commissions : Wednesday, 22 to Monday, 27 October


Type of Event Executive Board
Start 15.10.2014 10:00 local time
End 31.10.2014 18:00 local time
Date to be fixed 1
Focal point Rao, Jacques
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters
Street 125 avenue de Suffren
Room Room X
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French, Spanish, Chinese, Arabic, Russian
Estimated number of participants
Official Website Executive Board - website
Link 1 Provisional timetable of work
Link 2
Link 3
Link 4