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The IPPC Technical Committee Meeting on the ePhyto Project held in Argentina

Posted on Mon, 10 Oct 2016, 10:03

The IPPC Technical Committee Meeting on the ePhyto Project (PTC) was held at the offices of the Servicio Nacional de Sanidad y Cálidad Agroalimentaria de la República Argentina (SENASA) in La Plata, Argentina from 3-7 October 2016. The meeting, chaired by Mr Nico Horn, the chair of the ESG from the Netherlands, was attended by the members of the IPPC ePhyto Steering Group (ESG) as well as staff of the United Nations International Computing Centre (UNICC). Mr Shane Sela, the Project Manager...

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Strengthening of Cooperation between the IPPC and STDF

Posted on Thu, 16 Jun 2016, 09:29

Mr Jingyuan Xia, the IPPC Secretary, had a meeting with Mr Melvin Spreij, the Secretary of the Standards and Trade Development Facility (STDF) on 15 June 2016, at FAO-HQ in Rome, Italy. Mr Craig Fedchock (the IPPC Coordinator), Ms Sarah Brunel (the IPPC Implementation Officer) and Mr Marko Benovic (the IPPC Finance Officer), also attended the meeting. The main objective of the meeting was to discuss a number of topics related to projects funded by STDF, projects ongoing and potential next ...

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Encouragement for the IPPC Community to participate actively in the STDF Seminar on Electronic SPS Certification

Posted on Mon, 02 May 2016, 14:48

Electronic certification, ePhyto specifically, is increasingly important to the future of phytosanitary certification in the IPPC Community. For this reason the IPPC needs to actively engage on electronic certification to ensure a common understanding and create awareness of the benefits of such certification. Such an occasion is the Standards and Trade Development Facility (STDF) Seminar on Electronic SPS Certification on 28 June 2016 at the World Trade Organization in Ge...

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Promoting the Cooperation between the IPPC and the WCO

Posted on Tue, 08 Mar 2016, 07:25

The Bilateral Meeting on Promoting the Cooperation between the IPPC and the World Customs Organization (WCO) was held 4 March 2016 at WCO-HQ in Brussels, Belgium. The IPPC delegate was composed of Mr Jingyuan Xia (the IPPC Secretary) and Mr Craig Fedchock (the IPPC Coordinator), and the WCO delegate consisted of Mr Kunio Mikuriya (the Secretary-General of WCO), Mr Alan Harrison (the Executive Officer of the Secretary-General Office) and Mr Theo Hesselink (the Technical Officer of Complianc...

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The IPPC Regional Workshop for the Caribbean Region (2015)

Posted on Wed, 21 Oct 2015, 07:44

The 2015 IPPC Regional Workshop for the Caribbean Region was held on 29 September – 1 October, in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. The workshop was organized by the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) and the IPPC Secretariat, hosted by the Government of Trinidad and Tobago, and funded by the 10th European Development Fund (EDF) Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Project from the European Union (EU). Sixteen participants from 12 contracting parties, representati...

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ePhyto, building understanding and moving forward!!!

Posted on Mon, 03 Nov 2014, 12:07

The APPPC workshop on Building Understanding and Preparedness for Electronic Phytosanitary Certification was convened in Bangkok, Thailand from 28-30 October, 2014 with over 40 participants from 21 countries, the IPPC Secretariat and FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific. The event was one of the implementation activities of the APPPC work plan, which highlights implementation of ISPMs especially ISPM 6, 12, 14 and 15.

During the workshop participants shared their country’s s...

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ePhyto Feasibility Study

Posted on Thu, 24 Jul 2014, 16:25

The final study is now available (click on File below).

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New ePhyto Factsheets now available!

Posted on Wed, 19 Feb 2014, 12:31

The ePhyto Steering Group has been busy preparing a new series of factsheets and newsletters to explain their work and the process of potential implementation of electronic phytosanitary certificates. The Steering Group is proud to announce that these factsheets will be part of an ongoing effort to increase awareness about the benefits, in comparison to paper-based phytosanitary certification, to both exporting and importing countries. Translations for these factsheets will also be availbl...

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ePhyto Steering Group meets in Auckland, NZ

Posted on Thu, 26 Sep 2013, 14:40

The first face-to-face meeting of the IPPC ePhyto Steering Group, established by the 8th session of the Commission on Phytosanitary Measures, took place in Auckland, New Zealand from 16 to 19 September 2013. After reviewing the Terms of Reference for the group, presentations were given by several participants to demonstrate ePhyto systems currently in progress in their respective countries. The group received an update on the ePhyto hub feasibility study from the consultant working on the ...

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Important milestone for electronic certification in the IPPC (ePhyto)

Posted on Thu, 22 Nov 2012, 18:11

An Open-Ended Working Group on IPPC OEWG on Electronic Certification was held in Seoul, Republic of Korea, from Tuesday 07 June to Friday 10 June, 2011. The meeting was attended by participants from 27 countries and 2 regional plant protection organizations.

An increasing number of countries are converting from paper systems to electronic certification systems. A global ePhyto standard will greatly facilitate the inter-governmental exchange of phytosanitary certificates with improve...

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ePhyto Workshop in Brazil Live Streaming

Posted on Thu, 22 Nov 2012, 18:11

The ePhyto workshop in Brazil will be being streamed in the presentation language only (mainly English) from http://www.livestream.com/solucoesaovivo.

The workshop programme can be found here. All times are Brazilian times.

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