196th session of the Executive Board

When :

from Wednesday 8 April, 2015
10:00
to Thursday 23 April, 2015
18:00

Type of event :

Executive Board

Where :

UNESCO Headquarters, 125 avenue de Suffren, 75015, Paris, France

The Executive Board is elected by the General Conference and is one of the three constitutional organs of UNESCO.

It consists of 58 Member States with a four-year term of office. Each State Member appoints one representative and may also appoint alternates.
The Executive Board examines the programme of work for the Organization and corresponding budget estimates. It ensures the effective and rational execution of the programme by the Director-General.