21st Session of the Intergovernmental Committee for Promoting the Return of Cultural Property to its Countries of Origin or its Restitution in case of Illicit Appropriation

The Committee is composed of 22 Member States of UNESCO elected by the General Conference at its ordinary sessions.
It meets in regular plenary session at least once and not more than twice every two years.
The 21st session of the Committee aims to examine the follow-up to the recommendations adopted at the 20th session.


Type of Event Category 2-Intergovernmental meeting
Start 30.05.2018 10:00 local time
End 31.05.2018 18:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Al-lamki, Ghaliya
Organizer The Secretariat of the 1970 Convention
Contact Convention1970@unesco.org
Country France
City Paris
Street 7 Place de Fontenoy
Room Room XI
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Russian
Estimated number of participants 150
Official Website
Link 1 www.unesco.org/new/en/culture/themes/restitution-of-cultural-property/intergovernmental-committee/
Link 2 20th session - 2016
Link 3 www.unesco.org/new/en/culture/themes/illicit-trafficking-of-cultural-property
Link 4 https://en.unesco.org/themes/culture-emergencies