UNUnited Nations Economic Commission for Europe
United Nations Centre for Trade Facilitation
and Electronic Business


Fourteenth session
16-17 September 2008, Palais des Nations
Geneva, Switzerland 



Report of the 14th Session ENG   FRE   RUS

Corrigendum to the Report of the 14th Session ENG

Decisions adopted at the 14th Session ENG


Informal session on 15 September 2008

Introduction to UN/CEFACT: presentation by the secretariat

14th Plenary Session

Item 1: Adoption of the agenda        
Item 2: Overview of stakeholder priorities        
Overview of stakeholder priorities - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/4 ENG FRE RUS
Item 3: Uses of the UN/CEFACT framework of recommendations and standards        
Item 4: Report on UN/CEFACT Forum activities since the thirteenth Plenary session        
Report of the UN/CEFACT Forum activities since the 13th Plenary Session - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/9

FMG Presentation
Report of the UN/CEFACT Permanent Groups - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/24 ENG - -
Item 5: Developments by expert groups: deliverables and priorities        
New annex to Recommendation 6 - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/5 ENG FRE RUS
Revision 5 of Recommendation 20 - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/6 ENG FRE RUS
Revision 6 of Recommendation 21 - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/7 ENG FRE RUS
Revision 2 of Recommendation 11 - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/8 ENG FRE RUS
Revision 6 of Recommendation 23 - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/30 ENG FRE RUS
Business Requirement Specifications - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/29 ENG - -
Electronic Agreement Template and Priorities - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/29/Add.1 ENG - -
International Forwarding And Transfer - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/29/Add.2 ENG - -
Small Scaled Lodging House Travel Product Information - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/29/Add.3 ENG - -
Accounting in Supply Chain Process - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/29/Add.4 ENG - -
Universal Accounting Journal Process- ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/29/Add.5 ENG - -
Transfrontier Movement of Waste - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/29/Add.6 ENG - -
Crop Data Sheet Process - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/29/Add.7 ENG - -
Sourcing of Market Survey Information Business Requirements Specification - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/29/Add.8 ENG - -
Item 6: Reports of the rapporteurs        
Report by the UN/CEFACT Rapporteur for Africa: Development of the African Region - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/22

Presentation by the Rapporteur for Africa
Report by the UN/CEFACT Rapporteur for Asia: Development of the Asia and Pacific Region - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/23

Presentation by the Rapporteur for Asia
Item 7: Matters arising        
Communication from the Head of Delegation of Switzerland - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/20 ENG FRE RUS
Information note - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/25 ENG FRE RUS
Item 8: Going forward        
Electronic Business, Government and Trade Initiative (eBGT) - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/2

eBGT Presentation
UN/CEFACT Programme of Work 2010-2011 - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/16 ENG FRE RUS
Extra-budgetary contributions to a United Nations Trust Fund for UN/CEFACT activities - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/39 ENG FRE RUS
Item 9: Organizational matters        
Report on Intellectual Property Rights - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/10

Presentation by the Secretariat
Terms of Reference of UN/CEFACT Permanent Groups - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/11 ENG FRE RUS
Report on the WTO Negotiating Group on Trade Facilitation - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/17 ENG FRE RUS
Cooperation between UNECE Trade and Transport Divisions - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/18 ENG FRE RUS
Border crossing and trade facilitation activities: “Road Map” on Strengthening UNECE Border Crossing and Trade Facilitation Activities - ECE/TRANS/2008/3 ; ENG FRE RUS
Support to Transition Economies for the Implementation of UN/CEFACT standards and recommendations - ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2008/21 ENG FRE RUS
Item 10: Election of officers        
Item 11: Adoption of decisions of the fourteenth Plenary session        
Documents for information
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Harmonized data model
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