The IPPC Secretariat has updated and reposted their PDF Searchable Database. The database contains all the currently adopted International Standards for Phytosanitary Measures in English (ISPMs), meeting reports and more.
Follow the link and download it now! https://www.ippc.int/en/core-activities/standards-setting/searchable-pdf-database/
Special thanks to the members of the Technical Panel for the Glossary and all others who have been involved in the developing process.
For questions or comments, please contact Eva.Moller@fao.org.
New call for phytosanitary treatments has been issued. The IPPC Secretariat is soliciting submissions for:
Phytosanitary treatments to be adopted as international standards, as annexes to ISPM 28 (Phytosanitary treatments for regulated pests).
Phytosanitary treatments used in international trade, to be posted on the Phytosanitary Resources page.
You may make a submission at any time, but if you wish your submission to be considered by the TPPT in their next meeting in 2017, please send it before the 5 June 2017. Submissions will be accepted from contracting parties or regional plant protection organizations (RPPOs). Submissions should be sent through the ...
The Explanatory document for ISPM 15 posted in French (see https://www.ippc.int/en/publications/2506/) . Translation into French provided in kind by North American Plant Protection Organization (NAPPO) / Canadian Food Inspection Agency under copublishing agreement with FAO.
The Joint FAO/ IAEA Insect Pest Control Laboratory located in Seibersdorf, Austria is looking for a research consultant. More on this vacancy at http://www.entsoc.org/research-consultant
The TPG December 2016 meeting report has now been posted here.
More on the IPPC Technical Panel for the Glossary can be found at this link.
CPM-12 (2017) is just around the corner and will start on 5 April 2017 and will be held in Songdo Convention Centre in Incheon, Republic of Korea. You can refer to more detailed local information at: https://www.ippc.int/static/media/files/publication/en/2017/01/INF_01_CPM_April_2017_LocalInformation-2017-01-11.pdf.
Preparations within the IPPC Secretariat are well underway. We would like to remind you of some of the deadlines CPM participants have, as several of the CPM papers require some action from you. Below is a brief summary of requested actions and deadlines. The IPPC Secretariat will not translate these submissions ...
This message is on behalf of Mr Jinguyan Xia, Secretary of the IPPC
Dear IPPC Contact Point,
Please go the following link: https://www.ippc.int/en/publications/83967/ to obtain a copy of the letter regarding financial support for developing country attendance at the Twelfth Session of the Commission on Phytosanitary Measures, which will convene in Incheon, Republic of Korea, at Songdo Convention Center from 5 to 11 April 2017. Kindly refer to this letter for all details, paying particular attention to the eligibility criteria and obligations for support.
Please also note that funding can only be considered after ...
We are hiring! Open vacancy for IPPC Agricultural Officer based at Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) HQs in Rome. To know more and apply: http://www.fao.org/fileadmin/user_upload/VA/pdf/IRC3751.pdf
The IPPC Secretariat is happy to announce the posting of eight videos in the Food Security section of the IPP (direct link here) related to the side session "Stop those pests! Plant health’s essential role in eradicating hunger and eliminating poverty", held during the 43rd session of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS-43).
The draft International Standards for Phytosanitary Measures (ISPMs) that will be presented to CPM-12 (2017) for adoption have been posted in all languages. Please refer to CPM 2017/03 and attachments available at https://www.ippc.int/en/core-activities/governance/cpm/.
Objections Please be reminded that the deadline for submitting objections to the draft standards that will be presented for adoption at CPM-12 is 15 March 2017 (three weeks before the start of the session). Please refer to CPM 2017/03 document for more details.
Objections must be accompanied by technical justification and suggestions for improvement of the draft ISPM ...
International standards on phytosanitary measures (ISPMs) are posted on the adopted standards page on the IPP (https://www.ippc.int/en/core-activities/standards-setting/ispms/) in the official six FAO languages. Any country that wishes to translate the ISPMs, after adoption by the Commission on Phytosanitary Measures, into their local language, is encouraged to do so under a co-publishing agreement with FAO. For more information on co-publising agreements please follow the following link: https://www.ippc.int/en/core-activities/governance/standards-setting/ispms/copublishing-agreements/
The 9th Meeting of the CDC was successfully held in Rome from 5 to 9 December 2016. The report has been posted on the IPP. More information regarding ongoing IPPC capacity development activities and phytosanitary resources can be found on the Phytosanitary Resources website.
The draft agenda of the next Technical Panel on Diagnostic Protocols (TPDP) has been posted at https://www.ippc.int/en/events/event/536/. The TPDP meeting will be held in Rome from 13 to 17 February 2017.