33rd meeting of the Management Board

13 December 2007

EFSA’s work plan for 2008 responds to EU food safety system needs
At the last Management Board meeting of 2007, hosted in Lisbon by the Portuguese Presidency, the Board agreed EFSA’s Work Programme and Budget for 2008 which will steer next year’s activities of Europe’s food safety watchdog.
The activities detailed in the Work Programme for 2008 discussed by the Board are underpinned by three guiding principles; (i) prioritisation and streamlining of working practices, (ii) networking with Member States and, (iii) increasing the Authority’s presence at international level.

Draft Agenda

  1. Welcome and opening of the meeting
  2. Adoption of the Agenda(23.94 KB)
  3. Adoption of draft minutes of the previous meeting and matters arising from the minutes
  4. For information: Executive Director's progress report(167.58 KB)
  5. For adoption: Management Plan 2008(20.26 KB)
  6. For adoption: Staff Policy Plan 2009-2011(22.19 KB)
  7. Presentation by the Chair of the Panel on Plant Protection Products and their Residues(936.08 KB), Professor Anthony Hardy
  8. Update from the Audit Committee
  9. Budget Execution 2007 and year end forecast(51.85 KB)
  10. For information: Transfers in the EFSA Budget(92.2 KB)
  11. Any Other Business