Working group on the methods of work of the Committee on Conventions and Recommendations of the Executive Board

When :

from Tuesday 14 October, 2014
to Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Type of event :

Executive Board

Where :

UNESCO Headquarters, Room X, 125 Avenue de Suffren, 75007, Paris, France

The mandate entrusted to the CR has two complementary components:

(a) on the one hand, the Committee considers all questions entrusted to the Executive Board concerning the implementation of UNESCO’s standard-setting instruments, in accordance with Article 18.1 of the Rules of Procedure concerning recommendations to Member States and international conventions; accordingly, the CR examines reports received from Member States, in particular those relating to the right to education and the fulfilment thereof;

(b) on the other hand, the Committee examines communications relating to cases and questions concerning the exercise of human rights in UNESCO’s fields of competence.