Implementation & Capacity Development

Contracting parties to the IPPC agree to promote the provision of technical assistance to other contracting parties with the objective of facilitating the implementation of the Convention. In particular, the Convention encourages support to developing countries in order to improve the effectiveness of their National Plant Protection Organizations (NPPOs) and increase the potential for them to realize the benefits of safe trade. The Convention also encourages participation in regional plant protection organizations as the basis for cooperation in achieving the aims of the IPPC at the regional level.

Support for FAO technical cooperation programmes (TCP)

  • Capacity building and strengthening plant protection infrastructures
  • Dispute avoidance
  • Updating legislation

Multidisciplinary and multinational collaboration through FAO or other organizations.

  • Plant, animal and human health policy alignment and upgrading.

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Implementation and Capacity Development Committee (IC)
Guides and training materials
Phytosanitary System
Component of a Phytosanitary System
Implementation and Capacity Development Projects
Phytosanitary Capacity Evaluation (PCE)

Titre Fichiers Publication date
IPPC National Phytosanitary Capacity Development Strategy En Es Fr 15 Oct 2013
Implementation and Facilitation Unit Work Plan 2019 En 15 Mar 2019
List of Implementation and Capacity Development Topics En 24 Fév 2020
Procedure Manual for Implementation and Capacity Development Link
Implementation and Facilitation Unit staff En 27 Fév 2020

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