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Codex Alimentarius (Codex)

   Ms. Gracia Brisco

   Food Standards Officer
  Phone: +39 06 570 52700
  Email: [email protected]
  Website: http://www.fao.org/fao-who-codexalimentarius/
  Date contact registration: 04 May 2017

The http://www.codexalimentarius.net was created in 1963 by FAO and WHO to develop food standards, guidelines and related texts such as codes of practice under the Joint FAO/WHO Food Standards Programme. The main purposes of this Programme are protecting health of the consumers and ensuring fair trade practices in the food trade, and promoting coordination of all food standards work undertaken by international governmental and non-governmental organizations.