NGO Forum on food security

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NGO FORUM ON FOOD SECURITY

Rome, 11-17 November 1996

Provisional Programme

"THE NGO FORUM SPEAKS TO THE SUMMIT"
11 -13 November 1996

Monday 11 November 1996

09.00 - 16.00: Arrivals and Registration for accredited NGOs

Plenary

17.00 - 19.00 Opening speeches:
International Support Committee
Italian Local Authorities
Italian Organising Committee
FAO
Special Guests

Tuesday 12 November 1996

Plenary

09.00 - 11. 00: Presentation of the NGO Forum Draft Statement to the World
Food Summit - (International Drafting Committee).
Discussion.
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11.00 - 11.30: Coffee break

Working Groups

11.30 - 13.00: Drafting Session on the NGO Forum Statement.
13.00 - 15.00: Lunch break

Plenary

15.00 - 17.00 Report from the Working Groups.
17.00 - 17.30 Coffee break
17.30 - 18.30 Discussion.
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Wednesday 13 November 1996

09.00 - 13.00 Free Morning.
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Plenary
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15.00 - 16.30 Report of the Drafting Committee.
16.30 - 17.00 Coffee break
17.00 - 18.00 Adoption of the NGO Forum Statement.
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" BEYOND THE SUMMIT"=20
14 - 16 November, 1996=20

Thursday, 14 November 1996

"Una tierra para vivir"

Workshop I

09.00 - 13.00 Access to land, biodiversity and eradication of poverty=20
15.00 - 18.00 (promoted by: ITDG,GRAIN,ASPTA).

Workshop II

15.00 - 18.00 Exchange of collaboration experiences between FAO and NGOs
(promoted by: International Support Committee).
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Friday 15 November 1996

"Women Day=92s"

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09.00 - 13.00 General framework and analysis of trade globalisation
and food production.
Implications of genetic technology, biotechnology and
patenting (promoted by: ISIS International).
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15.00 - 18.00 Women=92s alternative on production, distribution and
food trade. Food and culture (promoted by: ISIS=
International).
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Parallel to the Women=92s Day programme will take place the following=
workshop

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09.00 - 13.00 Impact of Market Liberalisation on Strategies for
15.00 - 17.00 Food Security (promoted by: WEMOS, IATP, CSA).

Saturday 16 November 1996

" Un contract des societ=E9s pour la securit=E9 alimentaire globale"

Workshop I

09.00 - 13.00 A Global Binding Approach to Food Security: the=20
Code of Conduct and the Global Convention on Food Security.

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09.00 - 13.00 Food for all Campaign (Promoted by ISC - to be confirmed)

Plenary

15.00 - 18.00 Closing Ceremony

Sunday 17 November, 1996

Departures

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NGO Forum International Secretariat=20
c/o Ecomed, Via di Porta Lavernale 26 - 00153 Roma Italy
Ph: (39-6) 5747613/57993702 Fax: (39-6) 5758383 =20
e-mail ngoforum@rmnet.it

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