Council Resolution: 17-02

Distribution: Limited C1, C2
C/C.01/17/RES/02/
ORIGINAL: English

Extension of deadline for use of 2016 funds

THE COUNCIL:

MINDFUL of Rule 5.3 of the Financial Rules of the CEC;

IN CONSIDERATION of the CEC Secretariat’s proposal to extend 2015–2016 project documents production beyond 30 June 2017;

ALSO RECOGNIZING that certain activities of two of the 2015–2016 projects, which were to be completed by 30 June 2017, have been delayed;

HEREBY DECIDES to transfer an amount not to exceed C$373,500 into the 2017 budget to complete by 30 December 2017 the production of project documents stemming from the Operational Plan 2015-2016, as detailed in the appendix; and

ALSO DIRECTS the transfer of C$94,500 into the 2017 budget to complete the projects North American Initiative on Organic Waste Diversion and Processing and Greening of Chemicals Management in North America, as also detailed in the appendix.

 

APPROVED BY THE COUNCIL:

Catherine Stewart
Government of Canada

Enrique Lendo Fuentes
Government of the United Mexican States

Jane Nishida
Government of the United States

 

Appendix to Council Resolution 17-02

Use of 2016 funds to complete 2015–2016 cooperative activities

A total of C$468,000 from 2016 funds will cover expenditures for the following cooperative activities to be finalized:

Completion of 2015–2016 projects (C$94,500)

Project 4: North American Initiative on Organic Waste Diversion and Processing—extend funds to 31 August 2017 (C$54,500)

Project 10: Greening of Chemicals Management in North America—extend funds to 30 December 2017 (C$40,000)

Task 2: Furthering the understanding of the migration of chemicals from manufactured items and subsequent human exposure and/or releases to the environment

Subtask 2.2: Completing testing of manufactured items and developing project reports

Completion of project outputs from the Operational Plan 2015–2016 (maximum C$373,500)

Editing, quality assurance, translation, layout and publication, as required, for outstanding project deliverables—extend funds to 30 December 2017 (up to C$373,500)

On 3 May 2017, the Council decided to transfer an amount not to exceed C$373,500 into the 2017 budget to complete by 30 December 2017 the production of project documents stemming from the 2015–2016 Operational Plan, as detailed in the appendix. It also directed the transfer of C$94,500 into the 2017 budget to complete the projects North American Initiative on Organic Waste Diversion and Processing and Greening of Chemicals Managements in North America.