The fifty-fourth session of the Working Party on the Strategic Framework and the Programme Budget will be held from 18 to 20 November 2009. It will convene at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, 18 November, in room XXVI of the Palais des Nations, Geneva.
The provisional agenda for the session, together with the secretariat´s annotations thereto, is contained in document TD/B/WP/216.
Members of the Working Party (see list attached) are requested to submit to the UNCTAD secretariat the names of their representatives, alternate representatives and advisers who will participate in the session.
Other States members of UNCTAD, United Nations bodies and programmes, specialized agencies and other intergovernmental bodies that may wish to participate in the session as observers are also requested to inform the UNCTAD secretariat of the names of their representatives by 11 November 2009.
All communications concerning representation should be sent to the UNCTAD secretariat, Intergovernmental Support Service, Palais des Nations, CH-1211 Geneva 10 (fax: +41(0)22 917 0214; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Secretary-General of UNCTAD
3 November 2009
Membership of the Working Party for 2009
At its closing plenary meeting on 26 September 2008, the Trade and Development Board approved the membership of the Working Party for 2009, as follows: