Consultation meeting on UNESCO Small Island Developing States Action Plan

When :

from Monday 24 June, 2019
09:30
to Monday 24 June, 2019
12:30

Type of event :

Information Meeting with Permanent Delegations

Where :

7, Place de Fontenoy, 75007, Paris, France

This consultation meeting is a follow-up to the information meeting that took place on 4 April 2019, and in response to 206 EX/Decisions that calls upon the Director-General to facilitate a Small Island Developing States (SIDS) members' meeting to explore a more targeted and measured approach to activities in the SIDS Action Plan, aligned with available resources, and to provide inputs towards the SAMOA Pathway mid-term review.br /
Agendabr /br /-Welcome remarks by Ms Shamila Nair-Bedouelle, Assistant Director-General for Natural Sciencesbr /br /-Speech by H.E. Mr Louis Sylvestre Radegondebr /Ambassador, Permanent Delegate of the Seychelles to UNESCObr /br /-Presentation of the results of the preparatory process of the UNESCO Intersectoral working group on SIDS, chaired by Ms Peggy Oti-boateng, Director, Division of Science Policy and Capacity-Buildingbr /br /-Presentation of the results of the SIDS group preparatory meeting(s), chaired by a SIDS representativebr /br /-Discussion, chaired by Mr Nigel Crawhall, Chief, Small Island andbr / Indigenous Knowledge Sectionbr /br /-Closing, Ms Shamila Nair-Bedouelle, Assistant Director-General for Natural Sciences