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CPM-13 Special Topics Session on Plant Health and Environment Protection

Publicado on Vie, 27 Abr 2018, 09:44

A Special Topics Session on Plant Health and Environment Protection was held on 19 April 2018 during the 13th Session of the Commission for Phytosanitary Measures. The Session aimed at promoting the IPPC 2018 annual theme “Plant Health and Environment Protection”. Four speakers briefed the CPM audience and clearly demonstrated the relevance and linkage between plant health, environmental protection, climate change, food security and human health.

  • Prof Vernon Heywood, Emeritus Professor in the University of Reading with his presentation “Environmental protection and sustainability – pies and doughnuts” clearly showed that sustainability of our planet depends on maintaining healthy, functioning and diverse ...

Etiquetas: CPMplant healthenvironmental protection
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CPM-13 Side Session on Plant Health and Environmental Protection held at FAO HQs

Publicado on Mar, 17 Abr 2018, 20:31

A successful side session on the 2018 IPPC annual theme “Plant Health and Environmental Protection” was held at FAO Headquarters in Rome on Monday 16 April at the margins of the thirteenth session of the Commission on Phytosanitary Measures (CPM-13). The session, co-organized by the Secretariats of the International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC) and the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), was opened by Dr Jingyuan Xia, IPPC Secretary, with presence of over 120 participants. The high-level speakers included Dr Cristiana Paşca Palmer, CBD Executive Secretary; Dr Kent Nnadozie, Secretary of the International Treaty of Plant Genetic Resources for Food and ...

Etiquetas: CPMplant healthSide Sessionenvironmental protection
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La gestión de la fitosanidad es indispensable para atenuar el cambio climático

Publicado on Vie, 29 Ene 2016, 17:26

El tercer seminario de la CIPF sobre Fitosanidad y cambio climático se celebró en la Sede de la FAO el 27 de enero. Presidió el seminario el Sr. Jingyuan Xia, titular de la Secretaría de la CIPF, con la asistencia de más de 80 participantes, incluidos representantes de las misiones o embajadas de China, Francia y Sudáfrica. También hubo participantes de Argentina, Canadá, Egipto, Costa de Marfil, EE UU, etc. por medios virtuales. El seminario contó con presentaciones de tres oradores reconocidos internacionalmente: Su Excelencia Serge Tomasi (Embajador de Francia para las organizaciones de la ONU en Roma) que habló ...

Etiquetas: Climate changePest Riskspest risk analysisSDGsplant healthphytosanitary measures
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The 10th Conference of Parties of the CBD gives special consideration to plant health in the newly adopted Nagoya Protocol and in discussions on invasive alien species

Publicado on Mié, 17 Nov 2010, 09:10

IYOBThe final and most controversial product adopted at the two-week long 10th Conference of Parties of the Convention on Biodiversity was the Nagoya Protocol on "Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization". The Nagoya Protocol sets terms on how countries will permit access to genetic resources, share the benefits arising from their use, and cooperate with one another in allegations of misuse. It will come into force 90 days after it has been ratified by at least 50 parties. Article 6 of the Nagoya Protocol gives special consideration to plant health ...

Etiquetas: 10th Conference of PartiesCBDNagoya Protocolplant healthInvasive Alien Species
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Plant Health Risk Analysis Workshop

Publicado on Vie, 05 Ago 2005, 10:10

The preliminary agenda for the upcoming International Plant Health Risk Analysis workshop, to take place 24-28 October 2005 in Niagara Falls, Canada, is now available.

Etiquetas: WorkshopRiskplant health
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Food Safety, Animal and Plant Health Portal launched

Publicado on Mar, 25 May 2004, 10:10

FAO today launched the International Portal for Food Safety, Animal and Plant Health (IPFSAPH) at a Regional Conference on Food Safety for Asia and the Pacific. The IPFSAPH will enable a speedy and authoritative search for current food safety and food quality standards, regulations and other relevant official materials from a single search tool. The actual information is maintained by the competent national institutions, relevant standard setting bodies (the Codex Alimentarius Commission, the International Plant Protection Convention and the Organization for Animal Health - OIE) and international agencies such as FAO, World Health Organization and the World Trade Organization (WTO). The ...

Etiquetas: Food SafetyAnimalplant healthPortal
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