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Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions: First Ordinary Session of the Conference of Parties ─ 2007/06/18-20

The First Ordinary Session of the Conference of Parties to the Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions will be held June 18 to 20, 2007, at UNESCO Headquarters, Room XI, 7 Place de Fontenoy, Paris (France).

UNESCO reiterates that during this session, the Conference of Parties will elect the members of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions. The Intergovernmental Committee will be composed of representatives of 24 States Parties, in accordance with Article 23, paragraph 4 of the Convention.

UNESCO also notes that each State Party to the Convention may present their candidature for the Intergovernmental Committee. The candidatures must be received by the UNESCO Secretariat no later than Friday, 8 June 2007, at 5.30 p.m. ( Paris time) and should be addressed to Galia Saouma-Forero, Chief of the Section for the Diversity of Cultural Expressions:

UNESCO
Section for the Diversity of Cultural Expressions (CLT/CEI/DCE)
1 rue Miollis
75732 Paris Cedex 15
France

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