The Executive Board is one of the three constitutional organs of UNESCO:
|- General Conference,
- Executive Board
It is elected by the General Conference.
It consists of 58 Member States with a four-year term of office.
However non-Member States of the EXB, intergovernmental organizations, non-governmental organizations and movements are invited as observers.
It meets twice a year except for the General Conference year, when it meets additionally after the GC has finished.