1st meeting of the UNCTAD/ FAO/ IFOAM International Task Force on Harmonisation and Equivalence in Organic Agriculture
18 February, 2003
At this meeting, the ITF confirmed its
status as an open ended expert group at which members, although members of
a stakeholder institution, participate in their personal capacity. The terms
of reference were finalized. Based on its Terms of Reference, the ITF agreed
on key reviews to be prepared and developed a work plan leading up to the
next ITF meeting. The ITF agreed that the purpose of the reviews is primarily
be a working base for the ITF on which to develop future proposals for solutions.
UNCTAD's International Trade Division agreed to set up a website for discussion
and the posting of documents and information.
|Report of the 1st ITF meeting||Report|
|Terms of reference of the ITF||TOR|
|Terms of Reference of the ITF (Spanish Version)||TOR|
|ITF work plan for 2003||Work Plan|
For further information please contact the ITF secretariat