Eighth session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions

When, local time: 
Tuesday, 9 December 2014 - 10:00am to Thursday, 11 December 2014 - 6:00pm
Where: 
France, Paris
Type of Event: 
Category 2-Intergovernmental meeting
Contact: 
Ms Rochelle Roca-Hachem, r.roca-hachem@unesco.org

The Intergovernmental Committee for the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions will hold its eighth ordinary session from 9-11 December 2014 at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris.
During its session, the Committee will have several items on its Agenda, including the examination of the report on the implementation and impact of Articles 16 and 21 of the Convention. Committee will also examine the report on the implementation of the International Fund for Cultural Diversity (IFCD) and the use of its financial resources, as well as implementation of the IFCD fundraising strategy. It will review the new quadrennial periodic reports of Parties to the Convention received in 2014 and the draft revised Operational Guidelines on Article 9 of the Convention. It will also consider Internal Oversight Service’s reports and the report concerning the Audit of the Governance of UNESCO and Dependent Funds, Programmes and Entities. Finally, the Committee will pursue its discussions on digital issues.