AGP - ITWG-PGRFA
 

The Intergovernmental Technical Working Group on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture


The Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (CGRFA) established a subsidiary Intergovernmental Technical Working Group on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (ITWG-PGRFA) at its Seventh Session in 1997, to address issues specific to plant genetic resources for food and agriculture. The terms of reference and activities of the Working Group are described in its Statutes. The Secretariat of the ITWG-PGRFA lies with the AGP Division in FAO Headquarters.


Members


The members of the Working Group are elected every two years, during Regular Sessions of the CGRFA. See list of members here.

Meetings

Meetings of the Working Group are held when required and no more than once annually. The documents for each meeting can be accessed by clicking on the title of the meeting listed below:
Eighth Session of the ITWG-PGR 8–10 June 2016, Rome
Seventh Session of the ITWG-PGR 9-11 July 2014, Rome
Sixth Session of the ITWG-PGR 14–16 November 2012, Rome
Fifth Session of the ITWG-PGR 27- 29 April 2011, Rome
Fourth Session of the ITWG-PGR 15-17 July 2009, Rome
Third Session of the ITWG-PGR 26-28 October 2005, Rome
Second Session of the ITWG-PG 5-7 November 2003, Rome
First Session of the ITWG-PGR 2-4 July 2001, Rome