First ordinary session of the Conference of Parties

(Paris, 18 - 20 June 2007)

Highlights of the session:

  • Adoption of the rules of procedure for the Conference of Parties
  • Election of the members of the Intergovernmental Committee
  • First discussions on the functionning of the Committee

More information on the session

Election of Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson(s) and Rapporteur of the Conference of Parties
CE/07/1.CP/CONF/209/1B

Adoption of the Agenda of the First Session of the Conference of Parties
CE/07/1.CP/CONF/209/2

Adoption of the Rules of Procedure of the Conference of Parties
CE/07/1.CP/CONF/209/3

Dates and venue of the sessions of the Conference of Parties
CE/07/1.CP/CONF/209/4

Distribution among electoral groups of the seats of the Intergovernmental Committee
CE/07/1.CP/CONF/209/5A

Election of the Intergovernmental Committee
CE/07/1.CP/CONF/209/5B

Selection by lot of twelve States Members of the Intergovernmental Committee whose term of office will be limited to two years
CE/07/1.CP/CONF/209/5C

Date and venue of the First Session of the Intergovernmental Committee
CE/07/1.CP/CONF/209/6

Functioning and administration of the International Fund for Cultural Diversity
CE/07/1.CP/CONF/209/7

List of Participants
CE/07/1.CP/CONF/209/9-INFO

Chairperson: Professor Kader Asmal (South Africa)

Rapporteur: Mme Nina Obuljen (Croatia)

Vice-Presidents: Chile, India, Spain and Tunisia 

Professor Kader Asmal,
Chairperson of the Intergovernmental meeting of Experts in charge of elaborating the draft of the Convention

Mr. Javier Pérez de Cuéllar,
Former Secretary General of the United Nations and President of the World Commission on Culture and Development

H.E. Mr. Musa Bin Jaafer Bin Hassan,
President of the General Conference of UNESCO

Chairperson: Professor Kader Asmal - South Africa

Vice-Chairs: Chile, India, Spain and Tunisia

Rapporteur: Nina Obuljen - Croatia