13th session of the intergovernmental council of the MOST Programme

16 Mar - 17 Mar


The 13th session of the Intergovernmental Council (IGC) of UNESCO's Management of Social Transformations (MOST) Programme will be hosted by the Government of Malaysia in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, from 16 to 17 March 2017. It will be preceded by a MOST IGC Bureau meeting from 14 to 15 March 2017. The 13th session will focus inter alia on a 2016-2021 Action Plan for Implementation of the MOST Strategy, and a proposed initiative on background causes, processes and social implications of migration.

The session will be hosted by H.E. Ms Dato’Sri Rohani Abdul Karim, Minister of Women, Family and Community Development of Malaysia. The results of the session will contribute to implement: 

  • the MOST Strategy as adopted at the 199th session of the Executive Board;
  • the 2016-2021 MOST Action Plan, and
  • the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.