24th International Advisory Committee for Biosphere Reserves

When, local time: 
Monday, 5 February 2018 - 9:00am to Thursday, 8 February 2018 - 6:00pm
Where: 
France, Paris
Type of Event: 
Category 5-Advisory Committee
Contact: 
Noëline Raondry Rakotoarisoa, 8 05 57

The International Advisory Committee for Biosphere Reserves, composed of 12 members, is the primary scientific and technical Committee body advising the International Co-ordinating Council (ICC) of the MAB Programme and its World Network of Biosphere Reserves (WNBR) and the Director-General of UNESCO on matters pertaining to the WNBR: scientific and technical matters concerning the nomination of new sites and, changes and periodic reviews of sites already included in the WNBR, as well as the development, operation and monitoring of the WNBR which they constitute in accordance with the Seville Strategy and the Statutory Framework for the WNBR.

This year, it will be held at UNESCO Headquarters, Paris.