Pakistan re-elected to Executive Board of UNESCO
21 November, 2019
Pakistan has been re-elected to the Executive Board of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization for the next four-year term.
As per details, Pakistan secured 154 votes out of 180 cast in an election held at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris. Pakistan enjoys the distinction of being a continuous member of the UNESCO Executive Board since 1978. The members of Executive Board are elected by UNESCO’s General Conference according to a system of regional grouping.
Election to the UNESCO Executive Board this evening in Paris is a testimony to Pak’s stellar contributions in promoting Int’l cooperation in the fields of edu, science & culture. I commend the MoFA, Amb. Moin & his team for their hardwork & congratulate them on this achievement.