In the light of the decision taken at the closing plenary of the second meeting of the Mid-term Review process on 1 March 2002, the twenty-eighth executive session of the Trade and Development Board, originally scheduled to be held from 11 to 13 March 2002, will now take place on 12 and 13 March (2 days), opening at 10 a.m. in Room XX of the Palais des Nations.
The provisional agenda for the executive session is attached.
Permanent representatives of States members of the Board are requested to inform the Secretary-General of UNCTAD by Wednesday, 6 March 2002, of their intention to attend, or alternatively, to indicate the name and designation of their representative.
Other participants (i.e. members of UNCTAD not members of the Board, the specialized agencies, intergovernmental bodies and non-governmental organizations wishing to attend as observers) are requested to advise the Secretary-General of UNCTAD by Wednesday, 6 March 2002, of the names of their representatives.
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 0056; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Head, Intergovernmental Support Service
25 February 2002