First Interregional Meeting of National Commissions for UNESCO

The interregional meeting of National Commissions for UNESCO, co-organized by UNESCO Secretariat and the Kazakhstan National Commission for UNESCO, will take place from 22 to 24 July 2014 in Astana, Kazakhstan.
This meeting aims to build capacities, enhance networking and promote best practices of National Commissions. An online consultation has been conducted to establish the provisional agenda of this important event. The main themes chosen by the National Commissions are: Interface and cooperation between UNESCO field offices and National Commissions; Raising UNESCO’s visibility at country level; Methodologies for portraying the wider value of UNESCO in Member States; Contribution of the Participation Programme to the National Commissions’ activities.


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 22.07.2014 09:00 local time
End 24.07.2014 18:00 local time
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Focal point Cheng, Xiaolin
Organizer Kazakhstan National Commission for UNESCO and the Section of National Commissions and Related Networks
Contact (01 45 68 17 13)
Country Kazakhstan
City Astana
Venue Radisson Hotel, Astana
Street Sary Arka street
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French, Russian
Estimated number of participants 170
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