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76th Session of Asia-Pacific Fishery Commission Executive Committee

21/02/2017-23/02/2017 Manila, Philippines


The 76th Session of APFIC Executive Committee

Following the Asia-Pacific Fishery Commission (APFIC) Agreement Article III, the 76th Session of APFIC Executive Committee (EXCO) will be convened in Manila, Philippines from 21 to 23 February 2017. The meeting will be chaired by the current chair country of the Commission (the Philippines) with the participation of the vice chair country (Thailand), two members of the current EXCO (Republic of Korea and Viet Nam), the outgoing chair country of the Commission (Sri Lanka) and the APFIC Secretariat.

The EXCO will be reported to by the Secretariat on the major events and activities implemented by the commission since the last session of EXCO. The EXCO will review the Programme of Work with the members, prepared by the Secretariat and endorse it with possible recommended changes. The EXCO will review and make a decision on the Road map to 2018-2022 APFIC strategy proposed by the Secretariat. The EXCO will also discuss the APFIC budget and administrative issues.