NGO UNESCO Liaison committee

NGO International Conference

NGO UNESCO Liaison committee - NGO International Conference

Forum on science

The Tenth International Forum of NGOs in official partnership with UNESCO will take place in Moscow, Russian Federation on 26 and 27 November 2018, and will be organized in partnership with the Russian Foundation for Peace and the Russian Academy of Sciences.

Organized by the NGO-UNESCO Liaison Committee in cooperation with UNESCO Secretariat in accordance with the Directives concerning UNESCO’s partnership with non-governmental organizations (36 C/Res. 108), this Forum will address the theme “Science as a common good of humankind” and will be structured around two pillars: “Science in our minds” and “Science for our times”, looking into various current issues including academic freedom, the contribution of sciences to peace and the evolution of artificial intelligence.

If, as we hope, your organization is in a position to participate in this Forum, we should be most grateful if you would kindly pre-register your representatives online.

We are also pleased to inform you that the travel expenses (round-trip ticket, economy class) could be covered for a certain number of participants. If your organization wishes to benefit from this support, you are kindly requested to send the enclosed form duly completed for the representatives concerned, up to two representatives per NGO preferably including at least one representing youth from your organization, along with copies of passports, as soon as possible and in any case before 31 October 2018, to ngo.unesco.forumscience@gmail.com. The respective confirmations for the coverage of expenses will be sent to you after consideration of your requests, within the limits of available places.

Important document for the Forum:

pdficonsm Invitation letter

pdficonsm Concept note

pdficonsm Travel Expenses coverage form