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First Interregional Meeting of National Commissions for UNESCO

When, local time: 
Tuesday, 22 July 2014 - 9:00am to Thursday, 24 July 2014 - 6:00pm
Kazakhstan, Astana
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: (01 45 68 17 13)

The interregional meeting of National Commissions for UNESCO, co-organized by UNESCO Secretariat and the Kazakhstan National Commission for UNESCO, will take place from 22 to 24 July 2014 in Astana, Kazakhstan.
This meeting aims to build capacities, enhance networking and promote best practices of National Commissions. An online consultation has been conducted to establish the provisional agenda of this important event. The main themes chosen by the National Commissions are: Interface and cooperation between UNESCO field offices and National Commissions; Raising UNESCO’s visibility at country level; Methodologies for portraying the wider value of UNESCO in Member States; Contribution of the Participation Programme to the National Commissions’ activities.