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United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
14 November 2003
United Nations Educational,
Scientific and Cultural Organization
Hundred and sixty-seventh Session
Paris, 14 November 2003
42 Request for the admission of Palestine to UNESCO
The General Conference,
the provisions of Article II of the Constitution of UNESCO relating to the admission of new Member States,
its previous resolutions and the decisions of the Executive Board regarding the admission of Palestine to UNESCO,
the report of the Director-General (31 C/26),
the Director-General for having spared no effort to increase and enhance the participation of Palestine in UNESCO’s programmes and activities so as to make it as close as possible;
the hope that it will be able to consider this item favourably at its next session, in the light of the progress made in the peace process;
to include this item in the agenda of its 32nd session.
esolution adopted at the 2nd plenary meeting, on 15 October 2001.