- Having examined document ITH/17/12.COM/3,
- Recalling Rules 8.1, 8.2 and 8.3 of the Rules of Procedure of the Intergovernmental Committee,
- Further recalling its Decision 10.COM 3 and its Decision 11.COM 3,
- Takes note of the observers present at its twelfth session in conformity with its above-mentioned decisions:
- the Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization (ALECSO);
- the International Centre for Research and Documentation on African Traditions and Languages (CERDOTOLA);
- the International Council for Game and Wildlife Conservation (CIC);
- Authorizes the participation, as an observer, in the thirteenth, fourteenth and fifteenth sessions of the Committee, of the African Trade Center.