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Regular Programme Contributions as at 30 April 2018

The percentage of 2018 assessed contributions paid to the Organization by Member Nations as of the end of April 2018 was 40.68 percent, a rate of receipt higher than at the end of April 2017 (34.76 percent).


As at 30 April 2018 outstanding 2018 contributions amounted to USD 204.9 million. As at 30 April 2017, the unpaid assessments stood at USD 177.9 million (consolidated).


Timely payment by Members of their assessments ensures that FAO meets the operating cash requirements and deliver the Programme of Work.


Table 1 below shows the cumulative percentage rate of receipts of Regular Programme contributions by quarter over the past four years. 2nd quarter 2018 is as at 30 April 2018. The graph reflects the actual percentage rate of receipts versus a hypothetical even rate of receipt of 25% per quarter (as represented by the red line).

Table 2 Cumulative Receipts of Current Regular Programme Assessments

Table 2 shows the total cumulative USD and Euro receipts in 2018, and the total annual amounts of assessed contributions billed to Member Nations.