International Advisory Committee for Biosphere Reserves: 22nd Meeting

When, local time: 
Monday, 25 January 2016 - 9:00am to Thursday, 28 January 2016 - 6:00pm
Type of Event: 
Категория 5 - Консультативный комитет
Sylvie Venter / Tel: 84151 /

International experts will meet from 25 to 28 January 2016, 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.