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Call for applications for technical assistance missions: next deadline is June 30, 2011

In our March 7 News Bulletin, we reported on the call for applications for technical assistance missions launched by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as part of a project funded by the European Union (EU) that aims to strengthen the system of governance for culture in developing countries.

In this context, developing countries Parties to the 2005 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions and eligible beneficiary countries under the EU thematic program Investing in People have been identified as beneficiary countries eligible for the call for applications and listed on the UNESCO website.

We wish to remind our readers that the next deadline for submitting applications to the UNESCO Secretariat is June 30, 2011 (midnight, Paris time).

Selection criteria and application documents are available on the UNESCO website.