International Commission on Poplars and Other Fast-Growing Trees Sustaining People and the Environment

26th Session of the IPC, 5 to 8 October 2021, Rome, Italy

Theme “The role of Salicaceae and other fast-growing trees in economic recovery, sustainable wood supplies and climate change mitigation”

For the first time, the IPC will hold its 26th Session virtually.

IPC National Commissions are invited to send the names and affiliations of their representatives to the Session, and representatives’ alternates, to [email protected]. The Session will be convened under the provisions of Article XIV of the FAO Constitution and will be open to all Members of the Commission and also to observers.

Election of the Executive Committee 

IPC Members are informed that the election of the Executive Committee will take place in presence at FAO headquarters. Delegates officially designated to cast the votes on behalf of their Member delegations will be expected to be in the FAO premises in the morning of Friday, 8 October. Other members of the country delegations are encouraged to remain present at the virtual session to ensure that there is a quorum. 

For information on the election process, please read the briefing Note

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