UNESCO Conventions Ceremony

When :

from Friday 15 November, 2019
13:00
to Saturday 16 November, 2019
14:55

Type of event :

General Conference

Where :

UNESCO HQ - Room/Salle X, Paris, France

Contact :

Louise Malecot, l.malecot@unesco.org

The Director-General, in her capacity as depositary of the international treaties adopted under the auspices of UNESCO, will invite Member States’ representatives to sign the conventions deposited with the Director-General and/or deposit their instruments of ratification to these conventions.
When: Friday, 15 November 2019 (1 pm – 3 pm)

The Conventions Ceremony will be held at the Organization’s Headquarters, on the margins of the 40th session of the General Conference. This event is aimed at promoting the standard-setting activity of UNESCO and at highlighting Member States’ commitment to cooperate in the fields of education, culture, science and information.

During this Ceremony, open to all delegations, Member States’ representatives will be invited to sign the conventions deposited with the Director-General and/or present to the Director-General their instruments of ratification to these conventions.

All the information pertaining to the Ceremony is available on the page dedicated to standard-setting instruments (www.unesco.org/en/la) of the website of the Office of International Standards and Legal Affairs of UNESCO.