Bureau of the International Coordinating Council (ICC) of the Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme

When, local time: 
Monday, 19 September 2016 - 10:00am to Tuesday, 20 September 2016 - 5:30pm
Where: 
France, Paris
Type of Event: 
Category 2-Intergovernmental meeting

The MAB Bureau will meet at UNESCO Headquarters on 19 and 20 September 2016 to discuss the implementation of the MAB Strategy (2015-2025) and the Lima Action Plan (2016-2025) as well as the preparation of the MAB ICC 2017.
The MAB Bureau will review the progress since the Lima Congress of Biosphere Reserves in March 2016 and the 28th session of MAB ICC, including the implementation of the exit strategy, and discuss actions and measures required under 39C/5 for the implementation of the MAB Strategy 2015-2025 and the Lima Action Plan 2016-2025, with particular focus on governance improvement, MAB partnership development, WNBR operational guidelines, MAB research themes and MAB communication.