Executive summary of GFAR Business Plan, 2004-2006

The GFAR Business Plan (BP) provides a frame work and guidelines to its constituent stakeholders [...] It comprises three parts: (i) a strategic document that briefly describes some of the issues that shaped the vision of GFAR and guided the choice of its priority areas of focus for the immediate and near future of about ten years; (ii) a comprehensive three-year rolling plan that describes not only concrete activities and expected outputs for each of the priority areas of focus identified in the strategic document, but also a

GFAR Business Plan, 2004-2006

The GFAR Business Plan (BP) provides a frame work and guidelines to its constituent stakeholders [...] It comprises three parts: (i) a strategic document that briefly describes some of the issues that shaped the vision of GFAR and guided the choice of its priority areas of focus for the immediate and near future of about ten years; (ii) a comprehensive three-year rolling plan that describes not only concrete activities and expected outputs for each of the priority areas of focus identified in the strategic document, but also a

Science and technology for sustainable development. A G8 action plan

We recognise the need, as acknowledged in the World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD) Plan of Implementation, to support the development of cleaner, sustainable and more efficient technologies. Co-operative scientific research on transformational technologies offers potential to improve public health by cutting pollution and reduce greenhouse emissions to address the challenge of global climate change. Our countries must optimise the use of natural resources including through recycling.

Revised Budget 2002 (As of October 2002)

Document contains tables and information about two projects: 1) DURAS project funded by MAE(France), 'Promoting sustainable development in agricultural research systems', and 2) Strengthening the participation of farmers' organizations and of NGOs in the global agenda of agricultural research for development (project to be funded by 9th EDF)

Projet d'entreprise du GFAR et Programme de travail du Secrétariat pour la période 2001-2003

Le projet d¿entreprise 2001-2003 du GFAR fournit un cadre général et des directives pour l'ensemble des activités, programmes et projets que les parties prenantes du GFAR décident d'entreprendre conjointement dans le cadre du Forum mondial. La principale fonction du Secrétariat du GFAR est de faciliter la mise en oeuvre du projet d¿entreprise en favorisant le dialogue, l'échange d'informations, le renforcement des capacités et la constitution de partenariats de recherche entre les parties prenantes.

Plan de negocios del GFAR y Programa de trabajo del Secretariado del GFAR para el período 2001 - 2003

El Plan de Negocios del GFAR 2001-2003 proporciona el marco general y las directrices para todas las actividades, programas y proyectos que los actores del GFAR deciden llevar a cabo conjuntamente bajo la dirección del GFAR. La principal función del Secretariado del GFAR es facilitar la ejecución del Plan de Negocios del GFAR, favoreciendo el diálogo, el intercambio de información, la creación de capacidades y las asociaciones de investigación entre los diferentes actores.

GFAR Business Plan and GFAR Secretariat Programme of Work for the period 2001-2003

The GFAR Business Plan 2001-2003 provides the general framework and guidelines for all activities, programmes and projects that the GFAR stakeholders decide to jointly undertake under the aegis of GFAR. The GFAR Secretariat¿s main function is to facilitate the implementation of the GFAR Business Plan by favouring dialogue, exchange of information, capacity-building and research partnerships between the different stakeholders.

SS[Sub-Saharan]Africa summary of week 2 (and carry-over from week 1)

Document summarizes "some general points that panelists have made that apply to all constraints addressed by the CGIAR" and looks at "particular examples of new science, markets and institutions, partnerships and donor trends in relation to the constraints they were supposed to address."

Charter review. Discussion Paper 1: Global Issues and External Factors affecting GFAR Mission and Governance

1. Before embarking on the main Charter Review, the review team, RT, has decided that it is necessary to tackle it as a two stage process. There are a number of preconditions, and matters requiring feed back from the GFAR MT and SC, before the team can get into the detail of redrafting parts of the charter, such as revisiting GFAR Mission Statement or recommending changes to committee membership, etc. So the RT with the concurrence of our facilitators has decided to produce two discussion papers to obtain this feedback. The

La carta del GFAR

La Carta del GFAR define las normas y reglamentos del Foro Global de Investigación Agropecuaria (GFAR). La primera Carta del GFAR fué aprobada por el Comité Directivo del GFAR en octubre de 1998 y en base a la misma, el Foro Global pudo operar durante sus dos años de existencia. Al haber concluído la fase inicial del establecimiento del GFAR, la presente versión revisada fué mejorada en base a la rica experiencia obtenida durante los primeros dos años de operación. Esta versión revisada también incorpora las valiosas recomendaciones que surgieron