IYPH 2020 Programme of events

Hundreds of events are being organized worldwide to promote the International Year of Plant Health 2020. Click on the map below to find an event near you.

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Key Global IYPH events

Start date End date Type Event Venue Website
02 Dec 2019 02 Dec 2019
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[Tentative] Opening of International Year of Plant Health (including launch of the photo contest) Rome, Italy
09 Dec 2019 09 Dec 2019
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[Tentative] Opening of International Year of Plant Health New York, United States of America
30 Mar 2020 03 Apr 2020
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15th Session of the Commission on Phytosanitary Measures (Ministerial-level) Rome, Italy Link
05 Oct 2020 08 Oct 2020
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International Plant Health Conference "Protecting Plant Health in a changing world" Paasitorni Conference Centre, Helsinki, Finland Link
16 Oct 2020 16 Oct 2020
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[Tentatively focused on plant health] World Food Day Rome, Italy
31 Dec 2020 01 Jan 2021
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Closing of International Year of Plant Health Rome, Italy



All events

Start date End date Type Event Venue Website
06 Apr 2019 06 Apr 2019
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IYPH Partners Coordination Meeting Rome, Italy Link
25 Apr 2019 26 Apr 2019
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G20 Meeting of Chief Agricultural Scientists Tokyo, Japan Link
01 May 2019 03 May 2019
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28th General Assembly of Inter-African Phytosanitary Council Douala, Cameroon
09 Jul 2019 09 Jul 2019
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4th International Symposium on Biological Control of Bacterial Plant Diseases Viterbo, Italy Link
27 Aug 2019 30 Aug 2019
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51st Brazilian Congress of Plant Pathology Recife, Brazil Link
02 Sep 2019 03 Sep 2019
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BSPP Presidential Meeting 2019: Arms Race - evolution of plant pathogens and their hosts Bristol, United Kingdom Link
03 Sep 2019 06 Sep 2019
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14th Annual Meeting of the International Pest Risk Research Group Poznan, Poland Link
01 Oct 2019 02 Oct 2019
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41st European Commission on Agriculture Budapest, Hungary Link
19 Oct 2019 19 Oct 2019
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International Phytosanitary Awareness Week TBD, -
28 Oct 2019 31 Oct 2019
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43rd NAPPO annual meeting Montreal, Canada Link
28 Oct 2019 30 Oct 2019
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WCO Permanent Technical Committee (PTC) Brussels, Belgium Link
10 Nov 2019 14 Nov 2019
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XIX International Plant Protection Congress "Hyderabad, Telangana", India Link
02 Dec 2019 02 Dec 2019
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[Tentative] Opening of International Year of Plant Health (including launch of the photo contest) Rome, Italy
02 Dec 2019 13 Dec 2019
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2019 UN Climate Change Conference (COP25) Santiago, Chile Link
09 Dec 2019 09 Dec 2019
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[Tentative] Opening of International Year of Plant Health New York, United States of America
13 Dec 2019 14 Dec 2019
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Public-Private Conference on Phytosanitary Protection in the COSAVE region Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
16 Mar 2020 20 Mar 2020
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10th Meeting of The Working Group on Fruit Flies of the Western Hemisphere Bogota, Colombia Link
23 Mar 2020 27 Mar 2020
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16th Congress of the Mediterranean Phytopathological Union Limassol, Cyprus Link
30 Mar 2020 03 Apr 2020
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15th Session of the Commission on Phytosanitary Measures (Ministerial-level) Rome, Italy Link
20 Apr 2020 27 Apr 2020
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UK National Plant Health Week United Kingdom, United Kingdom
07 Jun 2020 11 Jun 2020
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XV International Symposium on Virus Diseases of Ornamental Plants Moscow, Russian Federation Link
07 Jun 2020 12 Jun 2020
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14th International Conference on Plant Pathogenic Bacteria Assisi, Italy
22 Jun 2020 26 Jun 2020
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ICVF2020 conference "Let's keep our fruits healthy" Amersfoort, Netherlands Link
01 Jul 2020 01 Jul 2020
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IPPC-SPS-STDF side event on IYPH at WTO-SPS Committee Geneva, Switzerland Link
19 Jul 2020 24 Jul 2020
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26th International Congress of Entomology Helsinki, Finland Link
18 Aug 2020 20 Aug 2020
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Second Meeting of the Tephritid Workers of Asia, Australia, and Oceania (TAAO) Bejing, China Link
09 Sep 2020 11 Sep 2020
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Plant Health, Agriculture & Bioscience conference (PHAB 2020) The Hague, Netherlands
15 Sep 2020 18 Sep 2020
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Asian Conference on Plant Pathology Ibaraki, Japan Link
04 Oct 2020 08 Oct 2020
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4th Tephritid workers of Europe, Africa and the Middle East (TEAM) La Grande-Motte, France Link
05 Oct 2020 08 Oct 2020
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20th Congress of the Spanish Phytopathological Society Valencia, Spain
05 Oct 2020 08 Oct 2020
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International Plant Health Conference "Protecting Plant Health in a changing world" Paasitorni Conference Centre, Helsinki, Finland Link
16 Oct 2020 16 Oct 2020
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[Tentatively focused on plant health] World Food Day Rome, Italy
01 Nov 2020 06 Nov 2020
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13th Arab Conference of Plant Protection Tunisia, Tunisia Link
01 Nov 2020 06 Nov 2020
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15th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP15) Kunming, China Link
31 Dec 2020 01 Jan 2021
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Closing of International Year of Plant Health Rome, Italy