UNESCO at COP22

UNESCO Pavilion's Thematic Days

UNESCO’s contributions to rethinking sustainability globally include a wide range of actions, reflecting the multifaceted nature of climate challenges and associated mitigation and adaptation solutions. The UNESCO pavilion in the civil society area of the green zone will provide a space for lively interactive exchanges between experts, civil society representatives and UNESCO specialists to collectively address climate change during a series of thematic days:

7 November (afternoon)
Youth
Local and Indigenous Knowledge

8 November
UNESCO Designated Sites as observatories of climate change

9 November
Water and Climate day

10 November
Ocean Day

Disaster Risk reduction day

11 November
Social and Human Sciences and Climate Change

  • Programme (pdf)
  • 3:00 - 3:20 pm : Signature of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the National Council for Human Rights (CNDH) of Morocco and the UNESCO Office for the Maghreb

12 November
Small Island Developing States

14 November
Education day

15 November
Gender Equality day

16 November
Africa day