The twenty-second executive session of the Board will be held on Friday, 15 October 1999. The session will open at 10 a.m. in Room XX at the Palais des Nations, Geneva.
The provisional agenda for the twenty-second executive session, as approved by the consultations of the President, will be circulated in TD/B/EX(22)/1.
The forty-sixth session of the Trade and Development Board will open at 10 a.m. on Monday, 18 October 1999, in Room XX at the Palais des Nations, Geneva.
The provisional agenda for the forty-sixth session, as approved by the Bureau and coordinators on 31 March 1999, will be circulated in document TD/B/46/1. Attention is drawn to item 2 of the provisional agenda under which the Board will launch the formal preparatory process for UNCTAD X and will establish a Preparatory Committee of the Whole to prepare inter alia the pre-conference text.
For both sessions, members of the Board are requested to submit to the Secretary-General of UNCTAD, by Friday, 8 October 1999, the credentials of their representatives and the names of alternate representatives and advisers who will participate in the session.
Other participants (i.e. members of UNCTAD not members of the Board, the specialized agencies, intergovernmental bodies and non-governmental organizations in the General and Special Categories wishing to participate as observers) are requested to inform the Secretary-General of UNCTAD by 8 October 1999 of the names of their representatives.
All communications concerning representation should be sent to the UNCTAD secretariat, Intergovernmental Support Services, Palais des Nations, CH 1211 Geneva 10. (fax: (41 22) 907 00 56; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Secretary-General of UNCTAD
12 August 1999