Food safety

Codex Trust Fund


Stakeholder Corner

Advisory Group

Codex/Roberto Sciotti

The third meeting of the FAO/WHO Codex Trust Fund Advisory Group was held at the Headquarters of WHO on 13 July 2017, chaired by Mrs Awilo Ochieng Pernet, Chairperson, Codex Alimentarius Commission. The Advisory Group operates at a strategic level and ensures that inputs of key stakeholders are put forward to the Codex Trust Fund Steering Committee. The Advisory Group also serves a “sounding board” function to get feedback from the wider Codex community on the Codex Trust Fund.

Further information in meeting reports .

Steering committee decisions and actions

The Steering Committee (SC) was established in January 2016 and held since nineteen meetings. The Steering Committee makes decisions on matters related to the core activities of CTF for implementation by the CTF Secretariat. It makes decisions on funding of applications and refers strategic issues as appropriate to Codex Members and relevant Codex bodies, through the CTF Secretariat. Members are composed of FAO, Codex Secretariat and WHO. There are standing members and alternates, who would step in the absence of the former.

Read more in the summary notes.