MINUTES OF MEETING
Held in the Centre William Rappard
on 22 February 2011
Chairman: Mr John Gero (Canada)
Prior to the adoption of the agenda, the Chairman, on behalf of the General Council, expressed deep regret over the recent earthquake near Christchurch, New Zealand.
The representative of New Zealand made a statement.
In the course of the meeting, the Chairman, the Director-General and delegations bade farewell to Amb. Shinichi Kitajima (Japan), who was leaving his post at the WTO, and expressed appreciation for his valuable contribution during his time as Permanent Representative.