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Forum on Climate Change

EIGHTH INTERNATIONAL FORUM
OF NGOs IN OFFICIAL PARTNERSHIP WITH UNESCO 
Paris (France), 7-8 December 2017

NGOs and climate change

The Eighth International Forum of NGOs in official partnership with UNESCO on climate change will take place at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris on 7 and 8 December 2017. The Forum’s theme falls within the framework of the updated UNESCO Strategy for Action on Climate Change, approved by the UNESCO’s Executive Board in April 2017, and the strong engagement of many NGOs in this area.

Organized by the NGO-UNESCO Liaison Committee in close cooperation with UNESCO Secretariat, in accordance with the Directives concerning UNESCO’s partnership with non-governmental organizations (36 C/Res. 108) and with the support of several NGOs, the Forum is intended primarily for NGOs in official partnership with the Organization, but is open also to other NGOs and institutions, as well as to representatives of Member States.