21 June 2001

Industrial Development Board, 24th Session

Thursday 21 June 2001

5th Plenary Meeting

Item 13:  Recommendation of a candidate for the post of Director-General

Statements were made by the representatives of Argentina and Burkina Faso.

The Board recommended Mr. C. Magariños for the post of Director-General and adopted two decisions. Statements were made by the representatives of Sweden (on behalf of the European Union and associated States: Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia and Turkey), Japan and Burkina Faso and the observer from Senegal.

6th Plenary Meeting

Item 14:   Preparations for the ninth session of the General Conference
 
Statements were made by a representative of UNIDO and the representatives of the Russian Federation and Sweden. A representative of UNIDO replied to the queries raised during the consideration of item 14.

Item 15:  Provisional agenda and date of the twenty-fifth session

The President made a statement.