Agriculture and rural development

Management Committee

Management Committee

Genetic resources
Management Committee

The Commission is assisted by a management Committee on the conservation, classification, collection and exploitation of genetic resources in agriculture.

As stated in Article 15 of Council Regulation (EC) No 870/2004, the Commission shall be assisted by a Committee. The role of the Committee is to advise the Commission on issues relating to the conservation and sustainable use of genetic resources in agriculture and to facilitate the exchange of information, experiences and good practices in the area of genetic resources in agriculture.

The members of the Committee are nominated by the Member States and are representing their respective public authorities. The composition of the group and the attendances may vary from meeting to meeting. The Committee has adopted its Rules of Procedure.


Meeting of 3 February 2014


Meeting of 12 June 2012