Meeting of the Bureau of the 5th session of the Conference of Parties to the International Convention against Doping in Sport

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The fourth Bureau meeting of the 5th session of the Conference of Parties to UNESCO's International Convention against Doping in Sport will be held in Bucharest, Romania, on 29 June 2017.

The Conference of Parties (COP) to the International Convention against Doping in Sport is a statutory conference held every two years. All UNESCO Member States are invited to participate in the sixth session taking place at UNESCO Headquarters on 25-26 September 2017.

This meeting of the Bureau is held in preparation of the sixth session.

On 29 and 30 October 2015, the fifth session of the Conference of Parties (COP) to the International Convention against Doping in Sport took place at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris under the Convention’s motto “win for real”.

Gathering more than 350 participants from over 115 countries, the COP5 had the highest participation of public authorities, in particular of Sport Ministers, since its first session held in 2005.

During the session and as required by Rule 4 of its Rules of Procedure, the Conference of Parties elected a Chairperson, Vice-Chairpersons and a Rapporteur.

Mr Saleh Konbaz Mohammed (Kingdom of Saudi Arabia) was re-elected as Chairperson. The representative of United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland as Rapporteur.

The elected Bureau also comprises the following Vice-Chairpersons: Colombia, Kenya, the Republic of Korea and Romania.


Details

Type of Event Category 5-Advisory Committee
Start 29.06.2017 09:30 local time
End 29.06.2017 12:30 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Dally, Marcellin
Organizer UNESCO
Contact Marcellin Dally, m.dally@unesco.org
Country Romania
City Bucharest
Venue Marriott Hotel
Street
Room
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English
Estimated number of participants 20
Official Website
Link 1 6th session of the Conference of Parties (25-26 September 2017)
Link 2 5th session of the Conference of Parties (October 2015)
Link 3 More information on the Convention
Link 4 UNESCO's Programme on Anti-Doping

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