UNESCO/Flanders Funds-In-Trust for the Support of UNESCO's Activities in the Field of Science

Session 18

Venue: UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France
Date: 20 June 2011


Agenda

I.    Introduction and general policy discussion

-    Information by UNESCO on the launching of the 36/C5 Complementary Additional Programme (CAP) and discussion on the linkage of new SSA to the CAP outlines.  

-    Information on the new Large Scale projects under discussion.

II.    Financial Situation of the General Fund 513BEL9090 and general overview of ongoing activities (including submission of draft final reports and progress reports)

III. Other Business

 


Participants

1- Representatives of Flanders
  • Dr Rudy L. Herman, Department of Economy, Science and Innovation, Ministry of Flanders
  • Mr. Dries Willems, Deputy Representative of the Flemish Government in France

2- Representatives of UNESCO

Sector for External Relations and Cooperation

  • Mr.. Akio Arata, Director Division for Cooperation with Extrabudgetary Funding Sources
  • Mrs. Jessica Jeavons, Chief of Section for Bilateral Governmental Funding Sources
  • Mr. Mineo Salvatore, Section for Bilateral Governmental Funding Sources

Bureau of the Budget

  • Mrs. Soraya Elie, Bureau of the Budget

Bureau of the Comptroller

  • Mrs. Yasmina Kassim, Bureau of the Comptroller

Natural Sciences Sector

  • Mr. Peter Pissierssens, Secretariat of the UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission

 


Working Documents

Project Progress/Final Reports (as on 6 June 2011)

projects with a green background are ongoing
projects with an orange background are terminating by FUST-XVIII
projects with a red background: NO REPORT RECEIVED

Reporting CLOSED on 6 June 2011 13h23.

FUST FINANCIAL REPORT (30/04/2011): DOWNLOAD HERE

 

SC Division
Project Code/ responsible
Project Title/description
Duration/ budget
Project Document
ECO        
Large scale projects
 

513GLO2017

T. Schaaf

SUMAMAD II

23/04/2009 - 31/12/2013

US$ 1,480,000

Progress Report
 

513TUN2000

T. Schaaf

Testing off drylands kit at Bou Hedma RB

01/04/2009 - 31/08/2009

extension request to 30/11/2010

US$ 38,575

Progress Report
Small scale activities (SSA)
 

513GLO3000

Angela Melo

International Interdisciplinary Course: Children's rights in a Globalized World: From Principles to Practice US$ 28,275.50 FINAL REPORT
 

513GLO2019

 

Support to a MAB learning and sharing network community using the periodic review process... US$ 26,806.00  
         
HYD        
Large scale projects
 

513SAF2000

A. Makarigakis

FETWATER Phase II

01/06/2006 - 31/12/10

USD 1,041,700

Progress report
 

513SAF2001

A. Makarigakis

Hartbeespoort Integrated Biological Remediation

01/02/2010 - 28/02/2011

US$ 39,659.61

Progress report
 

513RLA2000

M. Donoso

Support to implement water centre for arid and semiarid zones in LAC

01/07/2006 - 31/03/2010

USD 715,000

 
 

513RAB2003

Dr. Tarek Shawki, UNESCO Cairo

Support to Flow Regimes from International Experimental and Network Data of the Nile Project (FRIEND/NILE) Phase II

11/2006-12/2011

extension approved

PROGRESS REPORT
Small scale activities (SSA)
 

513EGY2000

Al Weshah

Secondment Dr Ann Van Griensven

01/01/2008 - 31/12/2009

extension approved to 12/2010

US$ 15,059

FINAL REPORT
 

513RLA2009

Anil Mishra

Melting glaciers in the Andes: Science and policy for adaptation to cope with the complexity in the context of climate change

18/4/2011- 17/01/2012

US$ 45,500

Progress report
 
IOC        
Large scale projects
 

513GLO2016

P.Pissierssens

OceanTeacher Academy

23/04/2009 - 31/12/2013

USD 1,540,000

Progress Report
 

513RAF2008

W. Watson-Wright/
J. Ahanhanzo

Remote Sensing Application in the framework of FETWATER SIMDAS and
GOOS-AFRICA Programmes based on the UNESCO Crosscutting Project on Remote Sensing in Africa (FET-Water-RET-REMSENS

28/06/06 - 30/06/2010

request approved to 31/12/2011

USD 350,000

 

 

Progress report

 

 

513RLA2004

J. Barbiere

 

Southeast Pacific Data and Information Network in support to Integrated Coastal Area Management (SPINCAM)”

 

2008-31/12/2010

USD 770,000

 

Progress report

CPPS progress report

Report 3rd Steering Committee

 

513RLA2006

P. Pissierssens

Caribbean Marine Atlas

23/04/2009 - 31/12/2013

USD 308,000

Progress Report

CMA brochure

1st National Stakeholder meeting report

 

513RAF2013

P. Pissierssens/ M.Odido

INTEGRATED DATA AND INFORMATION PRODUCTS AND SERVICES FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF OCEANS AND COASTAL ZONES IN AFRICA

(ODINAFRICA-IV)

23/04/2009 - 31/12/2013

USD 3,545,078.90

Progress Report
Small scale activities (SSA)
 
 

513GLO2015

J. Barbiere

50th Anniversary / Global Marine Assessment

01/02/2009 - 30/06/2010

request for extension to  31/12/2010 approved

USD 50,000

 
 

513GLO2021

J. Barbiere

Development of a Marine Spatial Planning Training Module USD 22,000 FINAL REPORT
 

513GLO2022

P. Pissierssens

IODE 50th Anniversary International Conference

April 2011

US$ 19,996.90

FINAL REPORT
 

513RAS2011

J. Barbiere

Biodiversity and distribution of megafaunal assemblages in the abyssal nodule province of the eastern equatorial pacific: management of the impact of deep seabed mining Jan 2008 - 31 Dec 2011 Final report