Désigné en tant que : Benin
Flags of Benin, Singapore and Tajikistan
The IPPC Secretariat has received notice from the FAO Legal Office that the following countries have adhered to the Convention:
Benin (12 October), Singapore (18 August), and Tajikistan (4 October). By joining the IPPC, these countries have made a commitment to the shared vision of "the world's plant resources protected from pests."
At present, the IPPC has 176 contracting parties.