COMMITTEE ON FORESTRY

FOURTEENTH SESSION

Rome, Italy, 1-5 March 1999

PROVISIONAL AGENDA

 

1. Opening of the Session

2. Adoption of the Agenda

3. Election of officers and designation of the Drafting Committee

4. State of the world's forests (SOFO 1999 report) (for information)

MAJOR FORESTRY POLICY ISSUES

5. UNCED follow-up, including implications of the work of the Inter-governmental Forum on Forests

6. Global forest sector outlook

7. National forestry policies for sustainability: national and international challenges

FAO PROGRAMMES IN FORESTRY

8. Review of FAO programmes in the forestry sector, including follow-up to the requests and recommendations of the Thirteenth Session of the Committee

9. FAO Strategic Framework (2000-2015) and implications for the medium-term for forestry programmes

MATTERS REFERRED TO THE ATTENTION OF THE COMMITTEE
(for information)

10. Decisions of FAO Governing Bodies of interest to the Committee, including follow-up to Conference Resolution 13/97 (Review of FAO Statutory Bodies)

11. Recommendations of the Regional Forestry Commissions and of other FAO Statutory Bodies in forestry of interest to the Committee

OTHER MATTERS

12. Submissions by countries interested in hosting the XII World Forestry Congress (for COFO recommendations to the Hundred and Sixteenth Session of the FAO Council)

13. Date and place of next Session

14. Adoption of Report

15. Closing of Session