Regular Programme Contributions as at 30 September 2014
The percentage of 2014 assessed contributions paid to the Organization by Member Nations as of the end of September 2014 was 69.37 percent, a rate of receipt lower than at the end of September 2013 (71.38 percent).
As at 30 September 2014 outstanding 2014 contributions amounted to USD 192.05 million. As at 30 September 2013, the unpaid assessments stood at USD 162.9 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. The 3rd quarter 2014 is as at 30 September 2014. 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 shows the total cumulative USD and Euro receipts in 2014, and the total annual amounts of assessed contributions billed to Member Nations.
Table 2: Cumulative Receipts of Current Regular Programme Assessments in 2014