International Relations

International Relations

The Committee’s Relations with International and Regional Organizations
The Lebanese National Consultative Committee on Ethics (LNCCE) has long-standing relations with various international and regional organizations, with which it cooperates on Bioethics issues. These organizations include:

• United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
• World Health Organization (WHO)
• The Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization (ALESCO)
• Standing Committee on Scientific and Technological Cooperation (COMSTECH)
• The Islamic Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO)

The Committee has also established strong relations with a significant number of Bioethics Committees throughout the world such as the French National Consultative Ethics Committee (CCNE) and the Tunisian National Committee of Medical Ethics (CNEM) and many others.


Further Resources:

List of National Ethics Committees (2012)
Former IBC Members
Composition of IBC 2012-2013
60 Minutes - UNESCO Ethics Office