Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, notice is hereby given of the one hundred and thirty-seventh meeting of the Board for International Food and Agricultural Development (BIFAD). The meeting will be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on March 27, 2003 in the ground floor meeting room of the National Association of State Universities & Land Grant Colleges (NASULGC), at 1307 New York Avenue, NW., Washington, DC.
The program will address participation in international agriculture by “1890” (Second Morrill Act) institutions, and the Partnership to End Hunger in Africa; it will also hear progress reports on the BIFAD initiatives in long-term training and intellectual property.
The meeting is free and open to the public. Those wishing to attend the meeting or obtain additional information about BIFAD should contact Mr. Lawrence Paulson, the Designated Federal Officer for BIFAD. Write him in care of the U.S. Agency for International Development, Ronald Reagan Building, Office of Agriculture and Food Security, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Room 2.11-073, Washington, DC 20523-2110 or telephone him at (202) 712-1436 or fax (202) 216-3010.Start Signature
USAID Designated Federal Officer for BIFAD, Office of Agriculture and Food Security, Bureau for Economic Growth, Agriculture & Trade.
[FR Doc. 03-5847 Filed 3-11-03; 8:45 am]
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