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Sessions of the MAB International Co-ordinating Council

The International Co-ordinating Council of the Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme is the MAB governing body, usually referred to as the MAB Council or ICC. It consists of 34 Member States elected by UNESCO's biennial General Conference. In between meetings, the authority of the ICC is delegated to its Bureau, whose members are nominated from each of UNESCO's geopolitical regions.

The 33rd session of the International Co-ordinating Council of the MAB Programme (MAB-ICC) will take place on 13-17 September 2021.

 

Documents of the 33rd session of the MAB-ICC

Final Report English | Français

  • SC-21/CONF... Provisional agenda
    English | Français
  • SC-21/CONF... Provisional annotated agenda
    English | Français
  • SC-21/CONF... Provisional timetable
    English | Français
  • SC-21/CONF... Report of the Secretary of the MAB Programme
    English | Français

Information Documents

  • SC-21/CONF... List of documents
  • Statutes of the International Coordinating Council of the MAB Programme 
    English | Français
  • Final report of the 32nd Session of the International Co-ordinating Council of the Man and Biosphere programme
    English | Français

National, Regional and Thematic Network Reports

 

32nd session | 31st session | Previous sessions

Documents of the 32nd session of the MAB-ICC

Final Report English | Français

  • SC-20/CONF.232/1 Provisional agenda English | Français

  • SC-20/CONF.232/2 Provisional annotated agenda English | Français

  • SC-20/CONF.232/3 Provisional timetable English | Français (Updated on 27 October 2020)

  • SC-20/CONF.232/5 Report of the Secretary of the MAB Programme English | Français

  • SC-20/CONF.232/6 Reports on actions undertaken by Member States / regions/ regional and thematic MAB Networks in the context of MAB with a focus on the Lima Action Plan and discussion on collaborative and research projects English | Français

  • SC-20/CONF.232/7 Implementation of the Lima Action Plan - Results of the mid-term review English | Français

  • SC-20/CONF.232/8 Proposals for New Biosphere Reserves and Extensions/ Modifications/ Renaming to Biosphere Reserves that are part of the World Network of Biosphere Reserves (WNBR) English | Français

  • SC-20/CONF.232/9 MAB Young Scientists Awards English | Français
  • SC-20/CONF.232/10 Presentation of the Technical Guidelines for Biosphere Reserves English | Français

  • SC-20/CONF.232/11 Proposal for the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the MAB Programme English | Français

Information Documents

  • SC-20/CONF.232/INF.2 List of documents English | Français
  • SC-20/CONF.2312/INF.3 Statutes of the International Coordinating Council of the MAB Programme English | Français
  • SC-20/CONF.232/INF.4 IOS Mid-term Evaluation of the Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme Strategy (2015-2025) and its Lima Action Plan (2016-2025) English | Français
  • SC-19/CONF.230/15-rev.2 Final Report of the 31st Session of the International Co-ordinating Council (ICC) of the Man and Biosphere programme English | Français

 

National, Regional and Thematic Network Reports

Member States, regional and thematic MAB Networks will be given the opportunity to provide brief reports on their activities since the last MAB Council session, with a focus on the implementation of the Lima Action Plan.

National Reports

Regional Networks Reports

Documents of the 31st session of the MAB-ICC (2019)

The 31th session of the Man and the Biosphere Programme International Co-ordinating Council (MAB-ICC) will be held in Paris, at UNESCO Headquarters from 17 to 21 June 2019.

 

 

Previous sessions of the MAB-ICC (1971-2018)

30TH SESSION (2018)

29TH SESSION
12-15 June 2017, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

28TH SESSION
18-19 March 2016, Lima, Peru

27TH SESSION
08-12 June 2015, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

26TH SESSION
From10 to 13 June 2014 in Jönköping, East Vättern Landscape Biosphere Reserve, Sweden.

25TH SESSION
From 27 to 30 May 2013, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

24TH SESSION
From 9 to 13 July 2012, UNESCO, Headquarters, Paris, France

23RD SESSION
From 28 June to 1 July 2011, Dresden/Radebeul, Germany

22ND SESSION
From 31 May to 4 June 2010, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

21ST SESSION
From 25 to 29 May 2009, Jeju, Republic of Korea

20TH SESSION
From 5 to 8 February 2008, Madrid, Spain

19TH SESSION
From 23 to 27 October 2006, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

18TH SESSION
From 25 to 29 October 2004, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

17TH SESSION
From 18 to 22 March 2002, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

16TH SESSION
From 6 to 10 November 2000, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

15TH SESSION
From 7 to 11 December 1998, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

14TH SESSION
From 19 to 22 November 1996, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

13TH SESSION
From 12 to 16 June 1995, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

12TH SESSION
From 25 to 29 January 1993, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

11TH SESSION
From 12 to 16 November 1990, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

10TH SESSION
From 14 to 18 November 1988, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

9TH SESSION
From 20 to 25 October 1986, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

8TH SESSION
From 3 to 8 December 1984, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

7TH SESSION
From 30 September to 2 October 1981, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

6TH SESSION
From 19 to 28 November 1979, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

5TH SESSION
From 24 October to 1 November 1977, Vienna, Austria

4TH SESSION
From 18 to 26 November 1975, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

3RD SESSION
From 17 to 29 September 1974, Washington D.C., United States

2ND SESSION
From 10 to 19 April 1973, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France

1ST SESSION
From 9 to 19 November 1971, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France