When :from Thursday 22 November, 2018 15:00 to Friday 23 November, 2018 16:55
Type of event :Information Meeting with Permanent Delegations
Where :Room XI, 7, place de Fontenoy, 75007, Paris, France
During this meeting to be held, in Room XI, in the presence of the Deputy Director General Mr Xing Qu, the Co-Leaders of the four Thematic Working Groups will present on the progress made on their respective work.
Currently, the United Nations system is going through a reform in which it will be better adapted to address the current challenges in our world today
A shift in approach, such as by engaging more effectively on prevention, is essential.
UNESCO is embarking on such a reform at present, by which it aims transform the Organization into a leading United Nations agency, to better respond to the needs of its Member States and empower people in providing solutions to emerging ethical and developmental challenges within the context of UN 2030 Agenda.
Strategic Transformation of UNESCO aims to improve UNESCO’s efficiency through strengthened capacities for quality interventions, impact and visibility and to promote innovation, standards of excellence and scientific cooperation through education, the sciences, culture, communication and information.
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