Building peace in the minds of men and women


Room I

Opening of the 40th session and ensuing plenary meetings

Items of the agenda:

1.1 Opening of the session by the President of the 39th session of the General Conference

1.2 Establishment of the Credentials Committee and report by the Committee to the General Conference

1.4 Adoption of the agenda

1.5 Election of the President and Vice-Presidents of the General Conference and of the chairpersons, vice-chairpersons and rapporteurs of the Commissions and Committees

1.6 Organization of the work of the session

1.7 Admission to the work of the General Conference of observers from international non-governmental organizations other than those with the status of official partners of UNESCO, and recommendation of the Executive Board thereon

2.1 Report of the Director-General on the activities of the Organization in 2016-2017, presented by the Chair of the Executive Board

2.2 Reports by the Executive Board on its own activities and on programme implementation

4.3 Adoption of the Appropriation Resolution for 2020-2021

7.3 Draft amendment to Article V of the Constitution

14.1 Election of Members of the Executive Board

15.1 Venue of the 41st session of the General Conference