Composition of the Members of the Board 2006 - 2008

Term of office relates to the standard three-year periods for which Member States are elected by ECOSOC (□) or FAO Council (●) respectively. Member States may stand down for one or two years within this period, offering their seat to another Member State.

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Term of office expiring at the end of

List A
2006
2007
2008
Algeria
Null
Null
FAO Council

Algeria was elected for 2006/2008. Upon election, Algeria indicated that they will occupy the seat in 2006 and will resign in favor of Sudan as from 2006. Sudan will then occupy the seat for the remainder of the term ( i.e. in 2007 and 2008).

Angola
FAO Council
Null
Null
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Null
FAO Council
Null
Ethiopia
Null
ECOSOC
Null
Niger
Null
FAO Council
Null
Senegal
ECOSOC
Null
Null
United Republic of Tanzania
Null
Null
FAO Council
Tunisia
Null
ECOSOC
Null
Zimbabwe
Null
Null
ECOSOC
ECOSOC
FAO Council
Null
List B
2006
2007
2008
Bangladesh
FAO Council
Null
Null
China
Null
ECOSOC
Null
India
ECOSOC
Null
Null
Indonesia
Null
Null
ECOSOC
Kuwait
Null
FAO Council
Null

Kuwait was elected for 2005/2007. Upon election, Kuwait resigned in favor of Thailand for 2005. At the end of 2005. Thailand in its turn resigned in favor of Kuwait. Kuwait will retrieve the seat as from1 January 2006 and will then occupy it for the remainder of the term ( i.e. in 2006 and 2007).

Pakistan
ECOSOC
Null
Null
Syrian Arab Republic
FAO Council
Null
Null
ECOSOC
FAO Council
Null
List C
2006
2007
2008
Colombia
Null
Null
FAO Council
Cuba
Null
ECOSOC
Null
Guatemala
FAO Council

Guatemala replaces Nicaragua/El Salvador for the year 2006. El Salvador was elected for 2004/2006. At the end of 2004, El Salvador resigned in favor of Nicaragua for year 2005. At the end of 2005, Nicaragua in its turn resigned in favor of Guatemala who will occupy the seat for the remainder of the term (i.e. in 2006).

Haiti
Null
FAO Council
Null
Mexico
Null
Null
ECOSOC
ECOSOC
FAO Council
Null
List D
2006
2007
2008
Australia
Null
ECOSOC
Null
Austria
Null
Null
FAO Council
Canada
Null
FAO Council
Null
Denmark
ECOSOC
Null
Null
France
ECOSOC
Null
Null

France replaces Greece for the years 2005 and 2006.

Germany
Null
FAO Council
Null
Japan
Null
Null
ECOSOC
Netherlands
FAO Council
Null
Null
Norway
Null
ECOSOC
Null
Switzerland
Null
Null
FAO Council
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Null
Null
ECOSOC
United States of America
FAO Council
Null
Null
ECOSOC
FAO Council
Null
List E
2006
2007
2008
Russian Federation
ECOSOC
Null
Null
Slovenia
Null
Null
FAO Council
Ukraine
Null
Null
ECOSOC
ECOSOC
FAO Council
Null