The main contents of Newsletter include：
Meeting held in January, the main content：
The centres visited include the International Research
and Training Centre on Erosion and Sedimentation(“IRTCES”),
International Research and Training Centre for Rural Education
(“INRULED”), International Centre on Space Technologies for Natural
and Cultural Heritage (“HIST”), International Training Centre for
Intangible Cultural Heritage in the Asia-Pacific Region
(“CRIHAP”), and International Research and Training Centre
for Science and Technology Strategy (“CISTRAT”) in Beijing,
as well as the World Heritage Institute of Training and
Research-Asia and Pacific Region (“WHITP-AP”) in Shanghai and
Suzhou and the International Research Centre on Karst (“IRCK”)
in Guilin, Guangxi.
The theme of the meeting in February：
Preparations for the agreement signing and unveiling
ceremony of IKCEST progressed steadily .
The theme of the March meeting：
Technology Research Centre set up&Preparation
and coordination meeting for agreement signing
and unveiling ceremony of IKCEST held in CAE.
The theme of the May meeting：
Discussion meeting on IKCEST development held in CAE.
The theme of the June meeting：
Signing and unveiling ceremony for International Knowledge
Centre for Engineering Sciences and Technology held in Beijing.
Address by Irina Bokova, Director-General of
UNESCO on the occasion of Inauguration of the International
Knowledge Centre for Engineering Sciences and Technology.
Representatives of various national academies of
engineering visited IKCEST headquarter.
Application system platform and portal site development
of CKCEST achieved initial progress and went in trial operation.
UN Expert Group on Resource Classification (EGRC) sought
cooperation with IKCEST.
The theme of the October meeting：
Discussion meeting on Charter and Rules of Procedures
of the Governing Board of IKCEST held in Beijing&Discussion
meeting on IKCEST development plan held in Beijing.
There are many meetings held in November, for example：
NAEK Delegation visited IKCEST&IKCEST discussed data
cooperation with IRTCES, etc.
There are many meetings held in December, for example：
Main Data Centre and Demo Centre established & Sub-Platforms
and resource building progressed steadily, etc.
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Newsletter of International Knowledge Centre for Engineering Sciences and Technology under the Auspices of UNESCO in English(2014)