Committee to decide on IFFA status

  • Published: 20.05.2013
  • Published by: Ivar Legallais-Korsbakken
  • Upcoming session of the ECOSOC Committee on NGOs will decide on the consultative status of the International Family Forestry Alliance (IFFA).

    The 2013 regular session of the Committee on NGOs was held earlier this year and saw a record number of applications from NGOs seeking consultative status with the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). On 20-29 May, and on 7 June, the Committee will resume its session and make decisions about which NGOs to accept for general, special or roster consultative status.

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