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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice 8256]


Advisory Committee for the U.S. National Commission for UNESCO; 
Renewal

    The Department of State has renewed the Charter of the Advisory 
Committee for the U.S. National Commission for UNESCO. This advisory 
committee makes recommendations to the U.S. Department of State. The 
primary focus of these recommendations relate to the formulation and 
implementation of U.S. policy towards UNESCO on matters of education, 
science, communications, and culture. Also, it functions as a liaison 
with organizations, institutions, and individuals in the United States 
interested in the work of UNESCO.
    The committee is comprised of representatives from various non-
governmental organizations interested in matters of education, science, 
culture, and communications. And it also includes at-large individuals 
and state, local, and federal government representatives. The committee 
meets annually with the Commission to provide information on UNESCO 
related topics and make recommendations.
    For further information, please call Francine Randolph, U.S. 
Department of State, (202) 663-0026.

    Dated: January 17, 2013.
 Jennifer Eldridge,
Acting Office Director, Advisory Committee for the U.S. National 
Commission for UNESCO.
[FR Doc. 2013-06900 Filed 3-25-13; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4710-19-P