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Cancún, Mexico - 2003
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Provisional programme

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 The Fifth WTO Ministerial Conference


Wednesday, 10 September back to top

10 a.m. – 11.30 a.m.

Inaugural session

  - Statement by H.E. Mr. Luis Ernesto Derbez, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mexico, Chairman of the Ministerial Conference
– Statement by Dr. Supachai Panitchpakdi, Director-General of the WTO
– Statement by H.E. Mr. Carlos Perez del Castillo, Chairman of the General Council
– Statement by Mr. Rubens Ricupero, Secretary-General of UNCTAD, on behalf of Mr. Kofi Annan, Secretary-General of the United Nations
– Statement by H.E. Mr. Vicente Fox, President of Mexico

 

Opening of the business session

  – Adoption of Agenda
– Agreement on Organization of Work

2.30 p.m. – 6.10 p.m.

General Statements (Item 1 of the Agenda)

6.10 p.m

Items Proposed by Members for Inclusion in the Agenda (Item 2 of the Agenda)

  – Poverty Reduction – Sectoral Initiative in Favour of Cotton – Joint Proposal by Benin, Burkina Faso, Chad and Mali

  
Thursday, 11 September back to top

9.30 a.m. – 1.10 p.m.

General Statements (Item 1 of the Agenda)

2.30 p.m. – 6.10 p.m.

General Statements (Item 1 of the Agenda)

6.10 p.m.

Action by Ministers (Item 3 of the Agenda)

  – Accession of Cambodia
– Accession of Nepal

  
Friday, 12 September back to top

9.30 a.m. – 1.10 p.m.

General Statements (Item 1 of the Agenda)

2.30 p.m. – 6.10 p.m.

General Statements (Item 1 of the Agenda)

  
Saturday, 13 September back to top

9.30 a.m. – 1.10 p.m.

General Statements (Item 1 of the Agenda)

2.30 p.m. – 6.10 p.m.

General Statements (Item 1 of the Agenda)

  
Sunday, 14 September back to top

9.30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

General Statements (Item 1 of the Agenda)

3 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Action by Ministers (Item 3 of the Agenda)

  Date and Venue of the Sixth Session of the Ministerial Conference (Item 4 of the Agenda)

Election of Officers (Item 5 of the Agenda)

 

Closure of Session

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