Regular Programme Contributions as at 30 April 2015
The percentage of 2015 assessed contributions paid to the Organization by Member Nations as of the end of April 2015 was 40.78 percent, a rate of receipt higher than at the end of April 2014 (34.56 percent).
As at April 2015 outstanding 2015 contributions amounted to USD 303.00 million. As at 30 April 2014, the unpaid assessments stood at USD 343.09 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 2015 is as at 30 April 2015. 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 2015, and the total annual amounts of assessed contributions billed to Member Nations.