PC 89/1

Programme Committee


Rome, 5 - 9 May 2003


  1. Adoption of the Agenda and Timetable
  2. Election of the Vice-Chairman for 2003
  3. Summary Programme of Work and Budget 2004-05
  4. Priority Setting in the Context of Programme Planning
  5. Programme Evaluation – new reports:
  1. The Thematic Evaluation of Corporate Strategy B.1 – Codex Alimentarius and Other FAO and WHO Food Standards Work
  2. The Evaluation of Programme 2.2.2 (Food and Agricultural Information) - activities related to Agricultural Statistics in the context of FAOSTAT
  1. Programme Evaluation – Status of Follow-up Action on Previous Reports:
  1. The Thematic Review of FAO’s Training Activities – An Update on follow-up action
  2. The Evaluation of the Special Programme for Food Security – Report on follow-up action
  3. The Evaluation of FAO’s Policy Assistance – Progress report on follow-up action
  1. Programme Evaluation - Indicative Rolling Work-Plan of Strategic and Programme Evaluations 2003-2007
  2. Report on Important Programme Developments
  3. UN Joint Inspection Units Reports
  4. Progress Report on the Follow-up to Past Programme Committee Recommendations
  5. Review of the Working Methods of the Programme Committee
  6. Possible Items for Discussion at the Next Session
  7. Any Other Business
  8. Date and Place of the Ninetieth Session