When :from Monday 20 May, 2019 10:00 to Tuesday 21 May, 2019 17:00
Type of event :Category 2-Intergovernmental meeting
Where :UNESCO HQ, 7 place de Fontenoy, 75007, Paris, France
According to Article 14.1 of its Rules of Procedure, the Meeting of States Parties is convened every two years. The Fifth Meeting will be organized on 20 and 21 May 2019 at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris.
In addition to serving the renewal of half of the Members of the Subsidiary Committee (election of 9 new Members), the State Parties – among others – will be invited to discuss recommendations on the strengthening of the implementation, efficiency and visibility of the Convention, as well as continued discussions on issues concerning governance, the use of the fund of the 1970 Convention and the amendment of the rules of procedure.