Codex Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Uses
04/12/2017 - 08/12/2017 | Berlin, Germany


The 39th Session of the Codex Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Uses will be held at the H4 Hotel from December 4th-8th. The opening session will commence at 10:00 am on Monday, December 4, 2017.

Simultaneous interpretation will be provided in English, French, Spanish and German during the meeting.

The interpreters ask the delegates to provide all pre-formulated comments in advance (printed or per email to

Wi-Fi will be available at the meeting venue so working documents and other information can also be downloaded during the meeting.


All participants should provide their information (names and addresses) through the online registration system by accessing the link below, latest by 4th November 2017.

Login and password for the online registration have been provided to all Codex Contact Points and Contact Point of Observers Organizations. If the login and password have not been received, please contact

Instructions for registration can be found at:

At the meeting, participants will be able to complete the mandatory second part of the registration procedure. This will take place in the lobby of the hotel on:

Sunday 3 December 2017, 5 – 6 pm
Monday 4 December 2017, starting at 7.30 am

The participants will receive identification badges and all necessary organisational information. Identification badges must be visible and worn during the whole meeting.

Evidence reviews on n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids: background reviews conducted for the work of NUGAG.
Monday, 4 December from 14:00 – 15:00.


Delegates are requested to bring their own documentation to the meeting. This documentation is available in English, French and Spanish in the table here below.

Conference Room Documents will be available electronically during the session. The draft Report of the 39th session of CCNFSDU will be available in the Conference Room.

More information are available in the Information for Delegates document in the table here below.

Related documents

ItemDescriptionUpload date
Document Reference
1Provisional Agenda03/08/2017
CX/NFSDU 17/39/1
5Proposed Draft Definition for Biofortification11/09/2017
CX/NFSDU 17/39/5
7Proposed Draft Guidelines for Ready-To-Use Therapeutic Foods12/09/2017
CX/NFSDU 17/39/7
4Review of the Standard for Follow-Up Formula (CODEX STAN 156-1987)22/09/2017
CX/NFSDU 17/39/4
0.1Information for delegates07/08/2017
8All files zip collection

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