5th CGIAR System Council Meeting

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    Cali, Colombia

The 5th meeting of the CGIAR System Council took place on 9 and 10 November 2017 in Cali, Colombia alongside key events marking the 50th anniversary of CIAT. This page provides information in four parts:

  • Part A: Overview of events during the week
  • Part B: Resources for SC5 Day 1
  • Part C: Resources for SC5 Day 2
  • Part D: Recent CGIAR reports

A. Overview of events during the week

Wednesday 8 November 2017
  • 08:30-16:20: CIAT-50 Celebrations: Program
  • 16:30-18:30: CIAT-50 Cocktail
  • 19:00: CIAT-50 Official Dinner: Recognizing our donors
Thursday 9 November
Friday 10 November

B. Resources for SC5 Day 1, Thursday 9 November
09:00 – 16:30, Room: Tropics Room

Agenda Item 1: Opening of 5th System Council Meeting
Agenda Item 2: Visioning for CGIAR
  • No papers are available for this session
Agenda item 3: Moving forward with drylands research
Agenda item 4: Adopting a strategic business cycle approach
Agenda Item 5: CGIAR System-Level Results Reporting
Agenda Item 6: Agreeing a funding allocation strategy
Agenda Item 7: Taking forward concrete funding modality options from SC4

C. Resources for SC5 Day 2, Friday 10 November
10:00 – 17:00, Room: Tropics Room

Breakfast Conversation

Where is the World on Anti-Microbial Resistance and how does this relate to CGIAR’s future work?

Chaired by: Juergen Voegele, Chair, CGIAR System Council
Objective: Other Center and System Council members contributing to an informal round-table conversation

Agenda Item 8: Meeting the System’s need for advisory services
Agenda Item 9: 2018 Budgeting
Agenda Item 10: Agreeing a system-level risk management framework and how it will be overseen

It is recommended to download and read the materials in the following order:

Introductory Materials

Materials for Council Approval

Materials for Council Inputs

Agenda Item 11: Other Business