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JOINT FAO/WHO FOOD STANDARDS PROGRAMME

CODEX ALIMENTARIUS COMMISSION
Thirty-sixth Session
Rome, Italy, 1-5 July 2013

PROGRAMME

Date/Time Where Event
Monday 1 July    
10:00 – 11:30 Plenary Hall
3rd floor Build. A
Opening ceremony with Assistant Directors General of FAO and WHO and High Level representatives of several member states.

Interpretation E,F,S,A,C,R.
11:30 – 13:00 Plenary Hall CAC36 Morning session

Interpretation E,F,S,A,C,R.
13:00 – 15:00 Sheik Zayed Center
Ground Floor-Atrium
Codex Web Site

Interpretation E, F, S
13:00 – 15:00 Philippines Room
2nd floor Build. C
Launch of FAO GM Foods Platform

No Interpretation
15:00 – 18:00 Plenary Hall CAC36 Afternoon session

Interpretation E,F,S,A,C,R.
18:30 – 24:00 Aranciera
All Participants
Welcome Reception.
Tuesday 2 July    
9:30 – 12:30 Plenary Hall The Directors General of FAO and WHO address the Commission.
Followed by CAC36 Morning session

Interpretation E,F,S,A,C,R.
12:30 – 13:30 Sheik Zayed Center Press Conference of the Directors General of FAO and WHO.
12:30 – 14:30 Canada Room
3rd Floor - B356
Meetings of Donor Countries on the Codex Trust Fund

No Interpretation
14:30 – 17:30 Plenary Hall CAC36 Afternoon session

Interpretation E,F,S,A,C,R.
18:00 – 21:00 Plenary Hall Working Group on Strategic Plan

Interpretation E,F,S,A,C,R.
Wednesday 3 July    
9:30 – 12:30 Plenary Hall CAC36 Morning session

Interpretation E,F,S,A,C,R.
12:30 – 14:30 German Room
2nd floor Build. C
Meeting of Host Country secretariats

No Interpretation
14:30 – 17:30 Plenary Hall CAC36 Morning session

Interpretation E,F,S,A,C,R.
17:30 – 19:30 Austria Room
2nd - C 237
Modernizing Approaches to Food Regulation and Inspection - Canada's Story

Interpretation E, F, S
Thursday 4 July    
9:30 – 12:30 Plenary Hall 50th Anniversary celebration of the Codex Alimentarius Commission.

Interpretation E,F,S,A,C,R.
14:30 – 17:30 Plenary Hall Facilitated Session on Standards at Step 8
Codex Committee on General Principles

Interpretation E,F,S,A,C,R.
Friday 5 July    
14:00 – 20:00 Plenary Hall CAC36 Adoption of the Report

Interpretation E,F,S,A,C,R.
Updated on: 31-03-2014
CCFFV18 Summary Report
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Codex Newsletter - November 2013
9 Nov 2013 - 
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The Role of Science in determining International Standards in Food and Agriculture
18 Jun 2013 - 
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50th anniversary homepage
30 Apr 2013 - 
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Procedural Manual - 21st edition
29 Apr 2013 - 
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