The Bureau of Executive Committee


Staturory bodies On 5 May, the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe adopted a new statutory resolution for the North-South Centre. One of the main lines of the Centre's new statute, which entered into force on 1 June 2011, concerns its statutory bodies.

To faciliate efficient management, the Executive Committee shall elect a Bureau from among its members, ensuring representation of each of the four components of the quadrilogue.

The Bureau monitors the preparation and execution of programmes and report to the Executive Committee. It also prepares the meetings of the Executive Committee, with the assistance of the Centre's Secretariat.


The Bureau shall also carry out any other task entrusted to it by the Executive Committee. The bureau meets twice a year, in principle, in Lisbon and in Strasbourg.






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