Governing Board Meeting 2021

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GBM 2021

To follow article No. 7.3 of UNESCO-RCUWM agreement which states that: “The GB shall meet in ordinary session at regular intervals, at least once every calendar year” the GB Meeting-2020 is planned to be organized online (e-meeting) on Wednesday 26 May 2021, 09:00 a.m., UTC.

Worth noting that the meeting’s main discussion will be centered on the project proposals approved during GBM-2020 and the way forward in promoting GB members’ contribution.

You may access RCUWM-UNESCO Agreement, Rules of Procedure, GBM 2020 Report  by clicking on the following buttons.

GBM 2021 compendium will be uploaded shortly. It includes an introduction to RCUWM, budget, staffing table, proposed organizational structure, and biannual work plan for 2023 as well as proposals for mutual cooperation in mid-term until the end of 2024. It also includes activities of the Centre since 2019 up to date.

Electronic Platform

The meeting will be held via a video conference by Microsoft Teams application. 
1. Rehearsal Meeting: It is a pre-meeting for the introduced focal persons to discuss protocols prior to the Governing Board Meeting
Date and Time: Monday, May 24, from 09:00 a.m. UTC. for about 90 minutes
2.  The Main Governing Board Meeting (GBM 2021) with the participation of Excellencies at the Ministerial level and head of the delegations
Date and Time: Wednesday, May 26, 09:00 a.m. UTC. (please join the meeting 10~15 minutes earlier)

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Rehearsal Meeting: 24 May 2021 at 9:00 a.m., UTC.

GBM 2021: 26 May 2021 at 09:00 a.m., UTC.


The provisional agenda would be as stated in the following Table.

 GB Meeting Agenda, 26 May 2021, 09:00 a.m., UTC.



Time (GMT)


Opening by the Minister of Energy, I.R. Iran, Chairman of the Governing Board



Adoption of Agenda



UNESCO Representative Speech



RCUWM Director’s Report



GB Members’ Interventions



Concluding Remarks