Due 15 August: Call for experts for the Technical Panel for the Glossary (Russian and Spanish languages) and EWG on Minimizing pest movement by sea containers and conveyances in international trade

Publié on jeu, 22 Nov 2012, 21:01

Nominations are being solicited by the Secretariat of the International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC) for a Russian and a Spanish speaking expert to take part in the Technical panel on glossary to review International Standards for Phytosanitary Measures (ISPMs). Nominations are also sought for five to seven experts to take part in a drafting group to develop an international standard on Minimizing pest movement by sea containers and conveyances in international trade. It should be noted that members of technical panels serve for a 5 year term.

Nominations will be accepted from governments, NPPOs and RPPOs. Nominations should be supported by the submitting organization and self nominations should be supported by an accompanying letter from a government authority. All nominations should include the nominee’s CV, the completed form “Summary of specific expertise,” and the signed statement of commitment. The Standards Committee will review the nominations and select experts based on the experience presented.

Click here for more information such as the call letter and other documents. The deadline for submission of nominations is 15 August 2010.