International Advisory Committee for Biosphere Reserves: 20th Meeting

When :

from Monday 17 March, 2014
to Thursday 20 March, 2014

Type of event :

Категория 5 - Консультативный комитет

Where :

UNESCO Headquarters, Room XIII, 1 rue Miollis, 75732 , Paris, France

International experts will meet from 17 to 20 March 2014, at UNESCO Headquarters, to review submissions for new biosphere reserves, and extensions to existing ones.
This Committee will provide recommendations to the Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme governing body, the International Co-ordinating Council (MAB-ICC) on scientific and technical matters concerning the nomination of new sites, and changes and periodic reviews of sites already included in the World Network of Biosphere Reserves (WNBR), as well as the functioning of the WNBR, which they constitute, in accordance with the Seville Strategy and the Statutory Framework for the WNBR as well as the Madrid Action Plan.