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22nd Session - UN/CEFACT Plenary

22nd Session - UN/CEFACT Plenary

21 - 22 April 2016
Room XXV, Palais des Nations Geneva Switzerland

Session documents

Document Title Document Symbol ENG FRE RUS
Item 1 - Adoption of the Agenda
Item 2 - Election
Item 3 - Matters arising since the twenty-first session
Matters arising since the twentieth Plenary ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/3 PDF PDF PDF
Item 4 - Bureau overview of developments
Item 5 - Reports of rapporteurs
Report of Rapporteur for Africa ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/4 PDF PDF PDF
Report of Rapporteur for Asia and the Pacific ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/5 PDF PDF PDF
Item 6 - Activities of other UNECE bodies and international organizations of interest to UN/CEFACT
Item 7 - UN/CEFACT recommendations and standards
a)  Recommendation for approval
Recommendation on Public-Private Partnership in Trade Facilitation ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/6      
Recommendation on PPP in Trade Facilitation - submitted by the International Trade Procedures Domain for information ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/INF.1 PDF - -
b) Recommendations for noting
Recommendation 4 on National Trade Facilitation Bodies (ECE/TRADE/425)
Recommendation 40 on Consultation Approaches (ECE/TRADE/423)
Reference document: Summary report of recommendation and standards (ECE/TRADE/346/Rev.1)
c) Standards for noting
UN/EDIFACT Directory (versions D.15A and D. 15B)
UN/LOCODE Directory (versions 2015-1 and 2015-2)
UN/CEFACT Core Component Library (versions D.15A and D.15B)
UN/CEFACT XML Schema Library (versions D.15A and D.15B)
Codes for Unites of Measure used in International Trade (Recommendation 20, Revision 11 and 12 of Code list)
d) Related issues
Example of an Executive Guide ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/7 PDF - -
Briefing note on the development of a UN/CEFACT Standard on Traceability of Animals and Fish ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/9 PDF PDF PDF
Item 8 - UN/CEFACT structure, mandate, terms of reference, and procedures
Election procedures for UN/CEFACT Bureau ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/10 PDF PDF PDF
Election procedures for UN/CEFACT Bureau - Revised ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/10/Rev.1 PDF PDF PDF
Executive Guides on UN/CEFACT Deliverables ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/11 PDF PDF PDF
Terms of Reference for the Project Review and Support Function ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/12 PDF PDF PDF
Terms of Reference for Domains and Domain Coordinators ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/13 PDF PDF PDF
Terms of Reference for Domains and Domain Coordinators -  Revised ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/13/Rev.1 PDF PDF PDF
Terms of Reference for Liaison with other organizations ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/14 PDF PDF PDF
Terms of Reference for the UN/CEFACT Communication Team ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/15 PDF PDF PDF
Terms of Reference for the UN/LOCODE Focal Points ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/16 PDF PDF PDF
Update to the Open Development Process ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/17 PDF PDF PDF
UN/CEFACT Country Head of Delegation ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2011/7/Add.1/Rev.2 PDF PDF PDF
Item 9 - Future challenges in trade facilitation and electronic business
UN/CEFACT and the SDGs ECE/INF/2015/17      
Briefing note on the contribution of UN/CEFACT to UN Sustainable Development Goal 14 ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/18 PDF PDF PDF
Background paper: facilitating trade to feed the world ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/19 PDF - -
Item 10 - UN/CEFACT Prospective Directions
UN/CEFACT Prospective Directions ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/20 PDF PDF PDF
UN/CEFACT Prospective Directions - Revised ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/20/ Rev.1 PDF PDF PDF
UN/CEFACT Programme of Work 2015-2016 ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2015/8 PDF PDF PDF
Item 11 - Other business
Item 12 - Adoption of decisions and draft report of the twentieth-first session
Draft report of the twenty-second session ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/2 PDF PDF PDF

Informal documents

ECE/TRADE/C/CEFACT/2016/INF.1 Recommendation on PPP in Trade Facilitation - submitted by the International Trade Procedures Domain for information

Ongoing and planned project work in the area of message development - Statement submitted by the delegation of Germany


UNECE Working Party on Regulatory Cooperation and Standardization Policies (WP.6) and UNECE Working Party on Agricultural Quality Standards (WP.7) PDF
UNECE Working Party on Customs Questions affecting Transport (WP.30) PDF

International Trade Centre (ITC)