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National Agriculture Research Systems (NARS). Steering Committee Meeting. (10 : 2001 : Washington D.C., USA)
Publication date: 01/01/2001
Rajendra S. Paroda, Chairman of GFAR, welcomed the participants in the meeting. The list of participants is attached as Annex 1. In his opening remarks, Dr. Paroda noted changes taking place at the regional and sub-regional level. He also cited the CGIAR change process, which, he said, is crucial in the development of NARS. He also made reference to the GFAR/IFAD Workshop on Global Partnership Programmes (GPPs) which was held in Rome in early October 2001. He apprised the members about the meeting that the GFAR Management Team had with the Director General of FAO, Dr. Jacques Diouf, in late September 2001 as well as the new team of the GFAR Secretariat which has been recently completed.
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