Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia (REU)
 

Informal Consultation Meeting for the preparation of the 29th ERC and the 38th Session of the ECA

Chisinau, Republic of Moldova, 17 December 2013
 
In preparation for the 29th FAO Regional Conference for Europe (ERC) and the 38th Session of the European Commission on Agriculture (ECA), which will be held from 1 – 4 April 2014 in Bucharest, Romania a Second Informal Consultation will be organized by the Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia.
 
The main objectives of the meeting will be to obtain member countries views on items, which are presented at the ECA and ERC in order to reflect positions better in the pre-session documents for the papers as well as to increase ownership and transparency in the process. The meeting will focus on the Programme of Work and Budget for the 2014-15 biennium based on the revised Strategic Framework of FAO. There will be also discussions on technical issues such as food loss and waste, value chain development through cooperatives in the Region as well as proposals for strengthening FAO governance in the Region.
 
The meeting will build on the Informal Consultation Meeting organized in Budapest, Hungary, May 2013.

Meeting dcuments

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Minutes and notes by the Secretariat
IC/2013/2/REP

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Information note
IC/2013-2/INF/1a

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Draft timetable
IC/2013-2/INF/2 Rev4

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PROVISIONAL LIST OF DOCUMENTS
IC/2013-2/INF/3 Rev 1

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Draft annotated agenda
IC/2013-2/1/Rev2

Agenda item 2

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REGIONAL INITIATIVE ON AGRARIAN STRUCTURES IN EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA
IC/2013-2/2 Rev1

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REGIONAL DIMENSION OF THE PROGRAMME OF WORK AND BUDGET (PWB) 2014/15 AND ITS LINKAGE TO THE STRATEGIC OBJECTIVES
IC/2013-2/3

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PROPOSAL FOR REGIONAL INITIATIVE EMPOWERING SMALLHOLDERS AND FAMILY FARMS -  SUSTAINABLE NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AND INCLUSIVE DEVELOPMENT OF RURAL AREAS
IC/2013-2/4

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IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PARTNERSHIP STRATEGIES IN EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA
IC/2013-2/9

Agenda item 3

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FOOD LOSSES AND FOOD WASTE IN EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA
IC/2013-2/5

Agenda item 4

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VALUE CHAINS IN EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA - COOPERATIVES AND THEIR ALTERNATIVES IN EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA
IC/2013-2/6

Agenda item 5

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GOVERNANCE IN THE EUROPEAN REGION – PROPOSALS ON HOW TO ORGANIZE THE EUROPEAN REGIONAL CONFERENCE AND THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION ON AGRICULTURE (INFORMAL 2ND DRAFT)
IC/2013-2/7

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THE WORKING PARTY ON WOMEN AND THE FAMILY IN RURAL DEVELOPMENT (WPW): AN ALTERNATIVE COST-EFFECTIVE WAY FORWARD
IC/2013-2/8

Reference dcuments

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Evaluation of FAO's Regional and Subregional Offices for Europe and Central Asia
PC 113/3

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Adjustments to the Programme of Work and Budget 2014-15
CL 148/3

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Medium Term Plan 2014-17 and Programme of Work and Budget
2014-15

C 2013/3

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Minutes and Notes by the Secretariat from the Informal Consultation in May 2013
IC/2013/REP