(i) Performs the functions assigned to it by the IABA;
(ii) Examines the proposed biennial program-budget of IICA.
(iii) Authorizes the use of resources from the Working Subfund for special purposes;
(iv) Acts as the preparatory committee of the Board;
(v) Issues recommendations to the Board and to the General Directorate on matters of interest to the Institute;
(vi) Recommends to the Board changes in the Rules of Procedure of the Institute; and
(vii) Sees to it that the Rules of Procedure and other rules of the General Directorate are observed.
(i) Submits reports to the Board;
(ii) Entrusts tasks to the General Directorate;
(iii) Assists the Board in monitoring execution of the financial, administrative and technical policies and provisions of the Institute;
(iv) Examines the financial status of IICA.
(v) Approves acceptance of special contributions, legacies, bequests or grants to the Institute;
(vi) Approves the Annual Report on the activities of the General Directorate;
(vii) Submits reports on its work to the Board;
(viii) Takes emergency measures, subject to the approval of the Board, in accordance with the functions and financial resources of the Institute; and
(ix) Analyzes the provisional agenda for the meetings of the Board.