Notification of indicative and definitive dates for implementation

Besides the notification of categories A, B and C designations, the TFA sets out different timelines for the notification of indicative and definitive dates for implementation of categories B and C commitments, as follows:

 

CATEGORY B  =    developing Members will notify their indicative dates by 22/02/2017 and their definitive dates by 22/02/2018

  •                       LDCs may notify their indicative dates of implementation by 22/02/2018 and will notify their definitive dates by 22/02/2020

CATEGORY C  =    developing Members will notify their indicative dates by 22/02/2017 and their definitive dates by 22/08/2019

                                    LDCs will notify their indicative dates of implementation by 22/02/2021 and will notify their definitive dates by 22/08/2022 

 

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Notification requirement Overall Developing LDCs
Category B Indicative Dates 22/02/2017 22/02/2018
Number of Members that have presented B commitments 77 56 21
Number of Members that have presented ALL 67 87.0% 56 100.0% 11 52.4%
Number of Members that have presented NONE 9 11.7% 0 0.0% 9 42.9%
Number of Members that have presented SOME 1 1.3% 0 0.0% 1 4.8%
Category C Indicative Dates 22/02/2017 22/02/2021
Number of Members that have presented C commitments 66 45 21
Number of Members that have presented ALL 52 78.8% 45 100.0% 7 33.3%
Number of Members that have presented NONE 13 19.7% 0 0.0% 13 61.9%
Number of Members that have presented SOME 1 1.5% 0 0.0% 1 4.8%
Category B Definitive Dates 22/02/2018 22/02/2020
Number of Members that have presented B commitments 77 56 21
Number of Members that have presented ALL 49 63.6% 49 87.5% 0 0.0%
Number of Members that have presented NONE 28 36.4% 7 12.5% 21 100.0%
Number of Members that have presented SOME 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Category C Definitive Dates 22/08/2019 22/08/2022
Number of Members that have presented C commitments 66 45 21
Number of Members that have presented ALL 15 22.7% 15 33.3% 0 0.0%
Number of Members that have presented NONE 50 75.8% 29 64.4% 21 100.0%
Number of Members that have presented SOME 1 1.5% 1 2.2% 0 0.0%