Executive Committee of the Codex Alimentarius Commission
10/07/2017 - 13/07/2017 | Geneva, Switzerland


The 73rd Session of the Executive Committee of the Codex Alimentarius Commission will be held from July 10th to July 13th 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland.
The Session will begin at 9:30, Monday, July 10th. The Session will be conducted in English, French, Spanish and Arabic.


All participants should provide their information (names and addresses) through the online registration system by accessing the link below, by 26th May 2017 at the latest.

Login and password for the online registration have been provided to all Codex Contact Points and Codex Point of Observers Organizations. If the login and password have not been received, please contact
Only in case of technical difficulty, the registration form should be sent directly to the Codex Secretariat.


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CCEXEC73 Schedule


The documents for the session are available in English, French, Spanish and Arabic and will be placed on the Codex website as soon as they are prepared. NB! We kindly remind you to obtain all documentation from the Codex website prior to the meeting.

Related documents

ItemDescriptionUpload date
Document Reference
8Relations between FAO and WHO Policies, Strategies and Guidelines and Codex Work 28/02/2017
CX/EXEC 17/73/12
1Provisional Agenda28/02/2017
CX/EXEC 17/73/1
2Critical review (meetings held between September and December 2016) 20/03/2017
CX/EXEC 17/73/2
5.2Strategic Plan 2020-2025: Draft19/04/2017
CX/EXEC 17/73/6
5.3Committees Working by Correspondence20/04/2017
CX/EXEC 17/73/7
6.1Codex Budgetary and Financial Matters18/05/2017
CX/EXEC 17/73/9
3Regular Review of Codex Work Management (Electronic Working Groups)24/05/2017
CX/EXEC 17/73/3
5.4Codex and Sustainable Development Goals28/05/2017
CX/EXEC 17/73/8
6.2FAO/WHO Scientific Support to Codex: Budgetary and Financial Matters31/05/2017
CX/EXEC 17/73/10
5.1Strategic Plan 2014-2019: Implementation Status16/05/2017
CX/EXEC 17/73/5 Rev.1
9Applications from International Non-Governmental Organizations for Observer Status in Codex19/06/2017
CX/EXEC 17/73/13
2.1Critical review (meetings held between January and March 2017) 30/05/2017
CX/EXEC 17/73/2 Add.1
4Revitalisation of FAO/WHO Coordinating Committees 30/06/2017
CX/EXEC 17/73/4
Report of the 73rd Session of the Executive Committee13/07/2017
2.2Critical Review (meetings held between April and May 2017 and committees working by correspondence only)26/06/2017
CX/EXEC 17/73/2 Add.2
5.21Comments on draft set of strategic objectives submitted to the Codex Executive Committee04/07/2017
CX/EXEC 17/73/6 Add. 1
7Matters Arising from FAO and WHO: Policy and Related Matters05/07/2017
CX/EXEC 17/73/11
101Additional Comments of the Committees’ Chairs to the Critical Review (CCPFV and CCCF) - Agenda Item 203/07/2017
EXEC/73 CRD/01
102Comments on the Critical Review (CCPFV) - Agenda Item 203/07/2017
EXEC/73 CRD/02
103Comments on the Strategic Plan 2020-2025: Draft - Agenda Item 5.203/07/2017
EXEC/73 CRD/03
104Proposal for Co-Chairing of Codex Committee Meetings (CCASIA)03/07/2017
EXEC/73 CRD/04
105Comments on the Critical Review (CCFO) - Agenda Item 210/07/2017
EXEC/73 CRD/05
106Comments for Other Business - Agenda Item 1010/07/2017
EXEC/73 CRD/06
107All files zip collection

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