Commission for Technical Cooperation in Africa South of the Sahara (CTCA)

Commission de coopération technique en Afrique au Sud du Sahara (CCTA)

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1950-01-11 Paris France


11-14 Jan 1950, Paris (France). Statutes revised 1954. Also referred to as Commission for Technical Cooperation in Africa -- Commission de coopération technique en Afrique. In 1960, absorbed E-XE3869 - Inter-African Phytosanitary Council (AU-IAPSC), which had been set up, 1954, London (UK), as 'Commission phytosanitaire interafricaine'. During its lifetime, instrumental in setting up: H-XD4248 - Southern African Regional Commission for the Conservation and Utilisation of the Soil (SARCCUS); 1963, H-XE9670 - Joint FAO/WHO/OAU Regional Food and Nutrition Commission for Africa (FAO/WHO/FNAf), on agreement with B-XB0971 - FAO and B-XB3548 - WHO. Ceased to exist a such, 1 Jan 1965, when restructured as a new body, E-XE3028 - African Union Scientific Technical Research Commission (AU STRC), also known by the initials 'OAU-STRC-IAPSC', which is legally part of H-XD3027 - Organization of African Unity (OAU); when CTCA ceased activity, the functions it performed in the Joint FAO/WHO/FNAf Commission were gradually absorbed by the OAU. Instrumental in setting up: E-XE3867 - Interafrican Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR).

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