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Current term of office November 2009-2011
Chair Egypt, Mr Yasser Abdel Rahman Sorour
Secretary Mr Rakesh Muthoo
Working languages Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Spanish
Frequency of sessions At least twice a year.
Next sessions 139th session, 30-31 May 2011
Previous session 138th session, 21-25 March 2011
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Other Information Chairpersons and Members of the Finance Committee (December 1977 - November 2009)
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The Finance Committee assists the Council in exercising control over the financial administration of the Organization. Its functions are enumerated in Rule XXVII of the General Rules of the Organization. The Finance Committee holds concurrent sessions with the Programme Committee in the exercise of their respective mandates. Members of the Finance Committee are elected during the one-day council immediately following the Conference.


Rakesh Muthoo
Secretary, Finance Committee

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