The timeline agreed upon during the 2nd Extraordinary session of the IHP Council on 30 November-1 December 2020, for the next steps of the development of the IHP-IX strategic plan is as follows:
- Until 4 January 2021: Countries and partners to send their written comments/statements on the current 2nd–IHP-IX order draft .
- 4 -31 January 2021: Task force, Experts of Members States in charge of the preparation of IHP-IX with the support of the Secretariat to produce a 3rd-order draft based on comments received;
- 31 January 2021: Secretariat to send to countries and partners the 3rd-order draft of IHP-IX;
- 1 -15 February 2021: Countries and partners to send comments on the 3rd-order draft of IHP-IX;
- 22-24 February 2021: 3rd Extraordinary IHP council to discuss the IHP-IX 3rd-order draft;