Report of the Regional Expert Consultation of the Asia-Pacific Network for Food and Nutrition on the Status of FIVIMS Initiatives - Bangkok, Thailand, 19-22 November 2002


RAP Publication 2002/29

FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS
REGIONAL OFFICE FOR ASIA AND THE PACIFIC (RAP)
BANGKOK, THAILAND
JANUARY 2003

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I. INTRODUCTION

II. CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THE PAPERS PRESENTED AND DISCUSSED

APPENDICES

Appendix I: List of participants
Appendix II: Opening address by He Changchui FAO Regional Representative for Asia and the Pacific (Delivered by N. M. Hla)
Appendix III: Agenda and timetable
Appendix IV: Guidelines for working groups