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2nd Bureau Meeting of the 14th Governing Council (GC) of the NAM S&T Centre, 5th - 6th September 2019 in Vietnam

 

2nd Bureau Meeting of the 14th Governing Council (GC) of the NAM S&T Centre, 5th - 6th September 2019 in Vietnam

2ND BUREAU MEETING OF THE 14TH GOVERNING COUNCIL OF THE NAM S&T CENTRE, VIETNAM, 5-6 SEPTEMBER 2019

 

 

Greetings from the Centre for Science and Technology of the Non-Aligned and Other Developing Countries (NAM S&T Centre)!!

I am pleased to inform you that the Ministry of Science and Technology, Vietnam has agreed to host the 2nd Bureau Meeting of the 14th Governing Council (GC) of the NAM S&T Centre during 5th - 6th September 2019 (Thursday & Friday) in Vietnam.

In view of the above, the Bureau Members are requested to kindly block 4th to 7th September 2019 in their calendar to attend the Meeting of the Bureau in Vietnam. The exact venue and agenda of the meeting will be made available in due course. The meeting will take about a day and a half but if the Bureau Members have any specific requirement to visit any scientific institutions and meetings during this period, we will be happy to communicate the same to our hosts of the meeting (MoST, Vietnam).

In this connection, as you are aware, for the Governing Council and the Bureau Meetings, as per the norms and also as was reiterated during the 14th GC Meeting in Putrajaya, Malaysia, the international airfare of the delegates for their travel to attend the meetings will have to be borne by their respective governments. The local hospitality including accommodation, meals and local transport would, however, be arranged by the hosts for the period from 4th September (Noon) to 7th September (Noon) 2019 free of any cost.

Attached (also appended below) please find a copy of the “Draft Agenda”, including a Tentative Ceremonial Opening Programme, for the Bureau Meeting for your kind information.

The detailed Annotations on the Agenda are under preparation and will be sent to you in due course. A line in confirmation from you will be highly appreciated. With respectful regards,

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Dr. Amitava Bandopadhyay,

Director General,

Centre for Science & Technology of Non-Aligned and Other Developing Countries

(NAM S&T Centre),

Core 6A, 2nd Floor,

India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road,

NEW DELHI - 110 003 (INDIA)

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NAM S&T CENTRE
2nd BUREAU MEETING OF THE 14th GOVERNING COUNCIL
Hanoi, Vietnam, 5-6 September 2019
DRAFT AGENDA

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Agenda Item

 
 

Welcome Remarks by the Host Country (Vietnam)

 

Opening Remarks by the President, NAM S&T Centre (Malaysia)

 

Remarks by the Vice-President, NAM S&T Centre (India)

 

Remarks by the Vice-President, NAM S&T Centre (Mauritius)

 

Remarks by the Vice-President, NAM S&T Centre (Sri Lanka)

 

Status Report on the NAM S&T Centre by the Director General

 

Release of Publications of the NAM S&T Centre

 

Inaugural Address by Chief Guest, ……………………………….  (Vietnam)

 

Group Photograph

 

Tea / Coffee Break

 
 

Adoption of Agenda

 

Action Taken Report on the Recommendations of the 1st Meeting of the Bureau of the 14th Meeting of the Governing Council (GC), Colombo, Sri Lanka, 6-7 September 2018

 

Appointment of the New Director General of the NAM S&T Centre

 

Country Membership and Ratification of Statute by Member Countries

 

Membership of  NAM S&T – Industry Network

 

Review of Scientific Activities of the NAM S&T Centre since the 1stMeeting of the Bureau of the 14th Meeting of the GC, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 6-7 September 2018

 

New Initiatives

 

Proposed Scientific Activities

 

Resource Position of the Centre

 

Audited Statement of Account for the year 2018-2019

 

Date and Venue for the 15th Meeting of the Governing Council (GC)

 

Any Other Item with the Permission of the Chair

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