ACPWP97 TIMETABLE

March 1997

ACPWP 97/INF1

ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON PAPER AND WOOD PRODUCTS

THIRTY-EIGHTH SESSION

Rome, 23 - 25 April 1997

PROVISIONAL TIMETABLE

Wednesday, 23 April 1997

14.00 hours

Opening of the session and welcoming address

14.25 hours

Adoption of the Provisional Agenda

14.30 hours

The role of ACPWP and introduction of members

Country reports: Oral presentations by:

14.45 hours

Finland

15.00 hours

Chile

15.15 hours

New Zealand

15.30 hours

China

15.45 hours

Coffe break

Forestry highlights and forest industry

16.15 hours

Outcome of the Committee on Forestry (COFO 97)

16.30 hours

FAO's State of the World's Forests 1997

16.45 hours

Outcome of the 1st World Conference on Finance and Marketing for the Pulp and Paper Industries, Brazil, 7-9 April '97

Thursday, 24 April 1997

The socio-economic role of the forest industry

09.00 hours

Example from a developed country

09.30 hours

Example from a developing country

10.00 hours

Discussions

10.30 hours

Coffee break

11.00 hours

The Global Fibre Supply Study

11.30 hours

Discussions

12.00 hours

World Forestry Congress

12.30 hours

Lunch hosted by FAO

Update on Sustainable Forest Management (SFM) and Certification

14.30 hours

Progress achieved world-wide and FAO's contribution

15.00 hours

Example from a developed country

15.30 hours

Coffee break

16.00 hours

Two examples from developing countries

17.00 hours

Discussion

Friday, 25 April 1997

09.00 hours

Winding-up and recommendations for the 1997-98 Programme

10.30 hours

Date and Place of the 39th Session of ACPWP

10.45 hours

Any other business