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IPPC Coverage of Aquatic Plants
on Thu, 29 May 2014, 16:09
At the 9th Session of CPM, the Recommendation CPM-9/2014/1 covering "IPPC Coverage of Aquatic Plants" was adopted: https://www.ippc.int/core-activities/governance/cpm-recommendations/ippc-aquatic-plants. The International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC), having the purpose of “securing common and ...
Project post vacancies
on Wed, 28 May 2014, 14:24
The International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC) is announcing two project post vacancies in the area of the implementation review and support system, and capacity development. The vacancy announcement is posted at: http://www.fao.org/employment/current-vacancies/project/en/
WTO SPS Technical Assistance Activities in 2014: General Information
on Mon, 26 May 2014, 13:10
The Secretariat of the WTO is organizing various technical assistance activities on the Agreement on the Application of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures (SPS Agreement) in 2014. The overall objective of the SPS technical assistance activities is to enhance the knowledge ...
Reality - the phytosanitary risks associated with the internet trade
on Wed, 21 May 2014, 14:51
Sales of plants and plant products ordered through the internet (e-commerce) has increased significantly in the years since the IPPC and most ISPMs were adopted. E-commerce is fuelling an increasing volume of traded commodities. In many cases online traders of ...