Executive Board of the World Food Programme

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United Nations Publications, 2006 - Law - 52 pages
 

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Contents

Adoption of the Agenda
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2005EB13 Exiting Emergencies
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2005EB14 Annual Report to ECOSOC and the FAO Council
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2005EB18 Proposed Programme of Work of the External Auditor for the 20042005 Biennium
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2005EB19 Report of the External Auditor on Financial Reporting Standards of the World Food Programme
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2005EB115 Protracted Relief and Recovery Operation for Executive Board Approval Uganda 101211
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OPERATIONAL MATTERS
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SUMMARIES OF THE WORK OF THE EXECUTIVE BOARD
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Agenda
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Page 5 - urgent situations in which there is clear evidence that an event or series of events has occurred which causes human suffering or imminently threatens human lives or livelihoods and which the government concerned has not the means to remedy; and it is a demonstrably abnormal event or series of events which produces dislocation in the life of a community on an exceptional scale.
Page 7 - Headquarters as soon as feasible after the concurrent sessions of the Economic and Social Council and the Council of the Food and Agriculture Organization; 8.
Page 5 - The main points of the presentation, and the Board's comments, would be contained in the summary of the work of the session.
Page 5 - For purposes of WFP emergency operations, emergencies were defined as 'urgent situations in which there is clear evidence that an event has occurred which causes human suffering or loss of livestock and which the government concerned has not the means to remedy; and it is a demonstrably abnormal event which produced dislocation in the life of a community on an exceptional scale'.

About the author (2006)

Jose Antonio Ocampo is Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations for Economic and Social Affairs, and former Executive Secretary of ECLAC.

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