WFP: First Regular Meeting of the Executive Board 2018


Rome, February 27 to March 1, 2018 - The World Food Programme (WFP) Executive Board met for its first regular session. A delegation of Ministry of Economic Cooperation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Permanent Representation represented Germany.

WFP Executive Board Plenary
WFP Executive Board Plenary© WFP / Giulio Napolitano

The topics focused on

  • UN reform,
  • prevention and harassment / sexual harassment / abusive practices, and the
  • adoption of a new set of country strategic plans for Burundi, Pakistan, Timor-Leste, Tunisia and Honduras.

During the plenary meeting, Germany was appointed Co-Convenor of the WFP Country List D, and will be Deputy Convenor in the Executive Board Bureau in 2018.

As representative of Country List D, Germany also was rapporteur of the plenary.

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