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The IPPC Secretariat issues a call for the collection of information on:
• Pest reference collections including physical, digital etc. (summary description including accessibility)
• Planned Diagnostic trainings (next two years)
• Diagnostic training resources
The information gathered will be used to support implementation of the Commission on Phytosanitary Measures (CPM) 11 recommendation on the importance of pest diagnosis and made available on the Phytosanitary Resources webpage.
In April 2016, CPM 11 adopted a recommendation on the importance of pest diagnosis (CPM 11 report Appendix 16). The recommendation underlines the importance of accurate and rapid pest diagnosis for export certification, import inspections, the ...