Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture

 

 

 


Meetings of the CGRFA

The CGRFA, which is an inter-governmental body, holds Regular Sessions every two years. Relevant technical assistance agencies, intergovernmental organisations, development banks and non-governmental organisations also attend these sessions in their capacity as observers. In addition, Extraordinary Sessions and Inter-Sessional meetings of the subsidiary bodies of the Commission are held as necessary. By FAO Conference Resolution 3/2001, the Commission acts as the Interim Committee for the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture.

The documents of all these meetings can be accessed by clicking on the meeting title as well as from the documents page.They are PDF files and the required software to read them can be downloaded from the Acrobat Reader link. In order to obtain the documents which are not available online, please contact the CGRFA Secretariat.

 
Date Title of the Meeting Venue
19-23 October 2009 Twelfth Regular Session Rome
29 October - 2 November 2007 Second Session of the Governing Body of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (New website at http://www.planttreaty.org) Rome
11-15 June 2007 Eleventh Regular Session Rome
12-16 June 2006 First Session of the Governing Body of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture Madrid, Spain
24-28 April 2006 Second Meeting of the Contact Group for the Drafting of the Standard Material Transfer Agreement Alnarp, Sweden
14-17 December 2005 First Meeting of the Open-Ended Working Group on the Rules of Procedure and the Financial Rules of the Governing Body, Compliance, and the Funding Strategy Rome
18-22 July 2005 First Meeting of the Contact Group for the Drafting of the Standard Material Transfer Agreement Hammamet
15-19 November 2004Second Meeting of the CGRFA acting as Interim Committee for the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture Rome
8-12 November 2004Tenth Regular Session Rome
4-8 October 2004First Meeting of the Expert Group on the Terms of the Standard Material Transfer Agreement Brussels, Belgium
14-18 October 2002Ninth Regular Session Rome
9-11 October 2002First Meeting of the CGRFA acting as Interim Committee for the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture Rome
30 October - 1 November 2001Open-ended Working Group on the International Undertaking Rome
25-30 June 2001Sixth Extraordinary Session Rome
22-28 April 2001Sixth Intersessional Meeting of the Contact Group Spoleto
5-10 February 2001Fifth Intersessional Meeting of the Contact Group Rome
12-17 November 2000Fourth Intersessional Meeting of the Contact Group Neuchâtel
26-31 August 2000Third Intersessional Meeting of the Contact Group Tehran
3-7 April 2000Second Intersessional Meeting of the Contact Group Rome
20-24 September 1999First Intersessional Meeting of the Contact Group Rome
19-23 April 1999Eighth Regular Session Rome
8-12 June 1998Fifth Extraordinary Session Rome
1-5 December 1997Fourth Extraordinary Session Rome
15-23 May 1997Seventh Regular Session Rome
9-13 December 1996 Third Extraordinary Session Rome
22-27 April 1996Second Extraordinary Session Rome
19-30 June 1995Sixth Regular Session Rome
7-11 November 1994First Extraordinary Session Rome
19-23 April 1993Fifth Regular Session Rome
15-19 April 1991Fourth Regular Session Rome
17-21 April 1989 Third Regular Session Rome
16-20 March 1987Second Regular Session Rome
11-15 March 1985First Regular Session Rome




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