Fifth ordinary session of the Intergovernmental Committee

(Paris, 5 - 7 December 2011)

Highlights of the session:

  • International Fund for Cultural Diversity: decision by the Committee on projects submitted for 2011 and discussion about evaluation of the Fund’s pilot phase
  • Preparation of quadrennial periodic reports
  • Discussion on the current state of Article 21 (International Consultation and Coordination)
  • Discussion about the creation of an emblem for the Convention

 

Opening Ceremony of the 5th Intergovernmental Committee
(Video of the opening ceremony of the fifth ordinary session of the Intergovernmental Committee)

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Chairperson: Mr Zhi Yang (China)
Rapporteur: Ms Dominique Levasseur (Canada)
Vice-Chairpersons: Brazil, Bulgaria, Cameroon and Tunisia

Adoption of the Agenda.
CE/11/5.IGC/213/1

Adoption of the detailed summary record of the fourth ordinary session of the Committee.
CE/11/5.IGC/213/3

Preparation of quadrennial periodic reports of Parties to the Convention.
CE/11/5.IGC/213/4

Secretariat’s report on the implementation of the second year of the pilot phase of the International Fund for Cultural Diversity (IFCD).
CE/11/5.IGC/213/5

Use of the resources of the International Fund for Cultural Diversity (IFCD).
CE/11/5.IGC/213/6

Terms of Reference for an evaluation of the pilot phase of the International Fund for Cultural Diversity (IFCD).
CE/11/5.IGC/213/7

International consultation and coordination: current state of Article 21 of the Convention.
CE/11/5.IGC/213/8REV2

Creation of an emblem for the Convention and preparation of draft operational guidelines for its use.
CE/11/5.IGC/213/9

Date of the next session of the Committee.
CE/11/5.IGC/213/10

Election of the members of the Bureau of the sixth ordinary session of the Committee.
CE/11/5.IGC/213/11

Provisional timetable.
CE/11/5.IGC/213/INF.1

Provisional list of participants.
CE/11/5.IGC/213/INF.2

Secretariat’s Report of Activities 2011.
CE/11/5.IGC/213/INF.3

Promoting inclusive governance of culture: the role of civil society in the quadrennial periodic reports.

Room II, UNESCO Headquarters
5 December 2011, 9.00 am to 11.00 am