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dc.contributor.authorCGIAR Secretariat
dc.date.accessioned1993-12-01T00:00:01Zen_US
dc.date.available1993-12-01T00:00:01Zen_US
dc.date.issued1993-12-01
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10947/288
dc.description.abstractSummary report of the annual meeting of the CGIAR held October 25-29, 1993, in Washington DC, V. Rajagopalan presiding. Ismail Serageldin was accepted to succeed Rajagopalan as CGIAR Chairman. The Cosponsors undertook to search for and select a TAC Chairman to replace Alex McCalla. Per Pinstrup-Andersen, Director General of IFPRI reported on world food trends. James Gustave Speth, Administrator of UNDP, delivered the annual Sir John Crawford Memorial lecture on the subject of sustainable food security. Panel discussions addressed intellectual property and plant genetic resources.The Group discussed Chapter 13 of the TAC priorities study "Implications of TAC's Recommendations on Priorities for Future CGIAR Strategies and Structure" and TAC's recommendations on IARC medium term plans. It endorsed the principles underlying revised Chapter 13, approved in principle the approach proposed, agreed with TAC suggestions for stripe reviews, and requested TAC to examine present programs in the light of current funding levels and propose options for restructuring at MTM94. Donors pledged in the range of $220 to $225 million, against an approved 1994 program of $229 million.The CGIAR endorsed the main thrust and recommendations of the EPMR of ICARDA; it asked the Oversight Committee to examine the process for CGIAR consideration of reviews. John Dillon, chair of the ICLARM board, reported on internal reform at the center following a management crisis. The Group decided on steps to follow up on Agenda 21, with an emphasis on finding incremental funding. It commended progress in integrating INIBAP's program into IBPGR, and invited the Rockefeller Foundation to implement the creation of a new livestock center. It heard and acted on reports from the Finance and Oversight Committees, and received reports from the CBC and the CDC.Annexes: Agenda; Chairman's Opening and Closing Statements; Report on Panel Discussions,; List of Participants.en_US
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dc.titleCGIAR International Centers Week, Washington, DC,October 25-29, 1993: Summary of Proceedings and Decisionsen_US
dc.typeInternal Documenten_US
cg.identifier.statusOpen Accessen_US
cg.subject.systemAgenda 21en_US
cg.subject.systemBananasen_US
cg.subject.systemCBCen_US
cg.subject.systemCDCen_US
cg.subject.systemCGIAR chairmanshipen_US
cg.subject.systemCGIAR consideration of external reviewsen_US
cg.subject.systemCGIAR cosponsorsen_US
cg.subject.systemCGIAR donor pledgesen_US
cg.subject.systemCGIAR Finance Committeeen_US
cg.subject.systemCGIAR financial constraintsen_US
cg.subject.systemCGIAR Oversight Committeeen_US
cg.subject.systemCGIAR resource allocationen_US
cg.subject.systemCGIAR review of MTPsen_US
cg.subject.systemCGIAR visionen_US
cg.subject.systemCrawford Memorial Lectureen_US
cg.subject.systemExternal reviewsen_US
cg.subject.systemIARC medium term plansen_US
cg.subject.systemICARDA external reviewen_US
cg.subject.systemICLARMen_US
cg.subject.systemILRIen_US
cg.subject.systemINIBAPen_US
cg.subject.systemINIBAP IBPGR mergeren_US
cg.subject.systemIntellectual property rightsen_US
cg.subject.systemLivestocken_US
cg.subject.systemPlant genetic resourcesen_US
cg.subject.systemPlantainsen_US
cg.subject.systemRockefeller Foundationen_US
cg.subject.systemStripe reviewsen_US
cg.subject.systemSustainabilityen_US
cg.subject.systemTAC chair electionen_US
cg.subject.systemTAC priorities recommendationsen_US
cg.subject.systemUNCEDen_US
cg.subject.systemWorld food outlooken_US


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